CIDNY Management & Staff

Susan Dooha
Executive Director

Paige Munson
Director of Consumer Services

Heidi Siegfried 
Director of Health Policy

Ester Benjamin
Housing Specialist

Lynn Decker
Healthcare Advocate - IDD 

Sidney Junk
Assistant Program Manager, HASS
 

Danielle Lubin
LTC Ombudsman Borough Supervisor 

Elijah McLaughlin
Transition Specialist
 

Juliana Nunez
LTC Ombudsman Borough Supervisor

John Rivera
Intake Specialist

Howard Tsai
Health Care Advocate

Barry Schechter
LTC Ombudsman Borough Supervisor

Kerry Keys
NY Connects Education Coordinator

Jennifer Smith
NY Connects Outreach Coordinator

Trisha Clayton
NY Connects Benefits Counselor

Richard Danford
Director of LTC Ombudsman Program
 

Don Rickenbaugh 
Director of CIDNY Queens

Monica Bartley
Community Outreach Specialist

Nelina Bowan
Transition Specialist Coordinator
 

Michael J. Fuller
LTC Ombudsman Borough Supervisor

Shireen Khan
Youth Transition Counselor


                      Iris Mantilla
Benefits Counselor  

Zola Mendoza
Olmstead Housing Specialist
 

Greg Otten
Senior Benefits Counselor
 

Delmy Sabio
NOEP Coordinator

Margi Trapani 
Education & Training

John Colon
NY Connects Borough Manager, Brooklyn

Homairah Salam
NY Connects Borough Manager, Queens

Fathi Aldailam
NY Connect Benefits Counselor

Hieu Dang
NY Connects Benefits Counselor

Liliete Lopez
NY Connects Outreach Worker

Ifeoma Okaba
NY Connects Benefits Counselor

Cyrus Kazi
Director of Administration

Lourdes Rosa-Carrasquillo
Director of Advocacy

Evelyn Baez
Intake Specialist

Eva Burgess
Office Assistant

Helen Ha
Benefits Counselor
 

Dickey Dolma Lama
Transition Specialist
 

Sharon McKnight
Housing Specialist
 
 
Stephanie Pena
Transition Specialist

Ramon Santos
Senior Benefits Counselor

Paula Wolff 
Senior Benefits Counselor

Mary Jane Wolper
LTC Ombudsman Volunteer Coordinator 

Gabriel Gherasim
NY Connects Borough Manager, 
Manhattan & Staten Island

Tania Wahdud
NY Connects Outreach Worker

Patricia Caminero
NY Connects Benefit Counselor

Marika Fraser
NY Connects Program Associate

Francisco Paz
NY Connects Benefits Counselor

Gabrielle Prince
NY Connects Benefits Counselor

Sofeegie Saintyl
NY Connects Benefits Counselor


Yvetta Scott
NY Connects Counselor