Statutory Composition & Current Membership

As mandated by Education Law, noting specific requirements for representation. Appointments approved by the Board of Regents as of September 18, 2013.  Current members are listed with the dates their terms expire. The list includes the Committee for Athletic Trainers, Committee for Medical Physics, and the Committee for Professional Assistance. This list does not include extended or auxiliary members who are appointed to serve the State Boards solely on licensure disciplinary and/or restoration and moral character hearing panels.



Acupuncture

  • Article 160, §8213
  • Minimum Total Membership: 11
  • Minimum Public Members: 3
  • Specific Requirements:
    • 4 licensed acupuncturists
    • 4 licensed physicians certified to use acupuncture

Member - Expiration of Term

  • Marion E. Bergen - 01/31/18
  • Peizhu Cheng - 01/31/18
  • Charles Kim - 02/28/17
  • Kamau Kokayi - 02/28/17
  • Marietta Lehmann, Public Member - 01/31/18
  • Scott Roberts - 02/10/19
  • Florence Patricia Roth - 03/31/15
  • Steven Schram - 03/31/15

James Hinds, Executive Secretary Email: acupbd@nysed.gov, Phone: 518-474-3817, ext. 100, Fax: 518-473-0532


Applied Behavior Analysis

Kathleen M. Doyle, Executive Secretary Email: ababd@nysed.gov, Phone: 518-474-3817, ext. 150, Fax: 518-473-1951


Architecture

  • Article 147, §7303
  • Minimum Total Membership: 8
  • Minimum Public Members: 1
  • Specific Requirements:
    • 7 licensed architects

Member - Expiration of Term

  • Lisa Gould - 01/31/18
  • Susan B. McClymonds - 11/30/15
  • George H. Miller - 06/30/17
  • Michael Samuelian - 04/31/19
  • John R. Sorrenti - 11/30/15
  • John P. Sullivan - 01/31/2016
  • John Tobin - 12/31/19
  • Jitendra Vaidya - 11/30/19
  • Kyu-Jung Whang - 03/31/17

Robert Lopez, Executive Secretary Email: archbd@nysed.gov, Phone: 518-474-3817, ext. 110, Fax: 518-486-2981


Athletic Trainers, Committee for (to assist Medical Board)

  • Article 162, §8354
  • Minimum Total Membership: 5
  • Minimum Public Members: n/a
  • Specific Requirements:
    • 5 certified athletic trainers

Member - Expiration of Term

  • Karen P. Balter - 06/30/14
  • Thomas F. Fashouer - 02/28/17
  • Shone Gipson - 11/30/19
  • Kathryn A. Koshansky - 02/28/17
  • Timothy L. Neal - 03/31/17
  • Frederick Zappala - 02/28/17

Stephen J. Boese, Executive Secretary Email: athlbd@nysed.gov, Phone: 518-474-3817, ext. 560, Fax: 518-486-4846


Certified Shorthand Reporting

  • Article 151, §7503
  • Minimum Total Membership: 6
  • Minimum Public Members: 1
  • Specific Requirements:
    • 5 licensed certified shorthand reporters

Member - Expiration of Term

  • Francesca Cioffi - 06/30/16
  • Linda Fisher - 06/30/17
  • Anthony D. Frisolone - 04/30/18
  • Lori A. Henderson - 06/30/18
  • Joseph O. Inquagiato - 06/30/17
  • Patricia A. Nelk - 06/30/18
  • Anita T. Shemin - 03/31/16
  • George Trovato - 06/30/16

Jennifer Winters, Executive Secretary Email: csrbd@nysed.gov, Phone: 518-474-3817, ext. 160, Fax: 518-474-6375


Chiropractic

  • Article 132, §6553
  • Minimum Total Membership: 8
  • Minimum Public Members: 1
  • Specific Requirements:
    • 4 licensed chiropractors
    • 1 licensed physician who holds M.D.
    • 1 licensed physician who holds D.O.
    • 1 educator who holds a doctorate or equivalent degree in either anatomy, physiology, pathology, chemistry, or microbiology

Member - Expiration of Term

  • Ellen M. Coyne - 03/31/16
  • Mark R. Craft - 04/31/19
  • Sherry A. Downie, Educator - 11/30/17
  • James Hyland - 12/31/16
  • Scott E. Kilmer - 10/31/16
  • Michelle J. Lester - 03/31/15
  • Sonali Lal - 06/30/18
  • Elaina Pirro-Lombardi - 05/31/19
  • Anne B. D. Reid, Public Member - 09/30/19

Dolores Cottrell-Carson , Acting Executive Secretary Email: chirobd@nysed.gov, Phone: 518-474-3817, ext. 190, Fax: 518-473-0567


Clinical Laboratory Technology

  • Article 165, §8604
  • Minimum Total Membership: 11
  • Minimum Public Members: 2
  • Specific Requirements:
    • 4 licensed clinical laboratory technologists
    • 2 licensed cytotechnologists
    • 1 certified clinical laboratory technician
    • 1 representative of the diagnostic/manufacturing industry
    • 1 director of a clinical laboratory who shall be a physician

Member - Expiration of Term

  • Paul A. Elgert - 11/14/15
  • Carolyn DeMarinis - 03/31/15
  • Bernard T. Ng - 06/30/16
  • Julia E. Peacock - 11/14/15
  • Michael Reiner, Public Member - 01/14/18
  • Angela Tomei - 12/14/15

Kathleen Doyle, Executive Secretary Email: clinlabd@nysed.gov, Phone: 518-474-3817, ext. 150, Fax: 518-486-4846


Dentistry

  • Article 133, §6603
  • Minimum Total Membership: 18
  • Minimum Public Members: 1
  • Specific Requirements:
    • 13 licensed dentists
    • 3 licensed dental hygienists
    • 1 licensed certified dental assistant

Member - Expiration of Term

  • Alban C. Burke - 07/31/14
  • Steven H. Cho - 10/31/17
  • Peter H. Collins - 07/31/14
  • Karen Comisi - 02/29/16
  • James R. Coney, Public Member - 09/30/17
  • Marlene De Feo - 06/30/16
  • Ralph H. Epstein - 07/31/14
  • Luis J. Fujimoto - 07/31/14
  • Jean G. Furuyama - 07/31/14
  • Audra E. Haynes - 06/30/16
  • Lois A. Jackson - 02/29/16
  • Ronald Kosinski - 12/31/19
  • Wayne Kye - 12/31/18
  • Christine M. Matis - 07/31/14
  • Ronnie Myers - 07/31/14
  • Eugene A. Pantera, Jr. - 07/31/14
  • Salim Rayman - 12/31/18
  • Richard Reisman - 10/31/16
  • Ernest A. Robertson - 12/31/18
  • Julie Ann Ruggiero - 09/30/17
  • Bruce Seidberg - 12/31/17
  • John K. Sementilli - 02/28/19
  • Joseph J. Speicher, Jr. - 12/31/18

Dolores Cottrell-Carson, Executive Secretary Email: dentbd@nysed.gov, Phone: 518-474-3817, ext. 550, Fax: 518-473-0567


Dietetics and Nutrition

  • Article 157, §8003
  • Minimum Total Membership: 13
  • Minimum Public Members: 3
  • Specific Requirements:
    • 10 certified dietitians/nutritionists

Member - Expiration of Term

  • Peter Horvath - 03/31/17
  • Erika Laurion - 06/30/18
  • Beverly Pauline Lyons - 12/31/16
  • Candi Possinger - 04/30/17
  • Dana Reed - 02/28/17
  • Carmen Rodrigues, Public Member - 04/30/17
  • Edward H. Weiss - 03/31/17
  • Sally Wong - 10/31/16

Stephen J. Boese, Executive Secretary Email: dietbd@nysed.gov, Phone: 518-474-3817, ext. 560, Fax: 518-486-4846


Engineering and Land Surveying

  • Article 145, §7205
  • Minimum Total Membership: 10
  • Minimum Public Members: 1
  • Specific Requirements:
    • 7 licensed professional engineers
    • 2 licensed land surveyors

Member - Expiration of Term

  • Joseph P. Berger - 01/31/15
  • Leonard J. Campolieta - 11/15/15
  • Robert K. Goldman - 04/22/18
  • Roman H. Figler, III - 05/21/17
  • Keith E. Giles - 05/31/16
  • Edwin G. Haas - 02/29/16
  • Alfonso R. Lopez - 12/13/17
  • Dennis L. Mowers - 12/13/17
  • Harvey J. Palmer - 12/31/16
  • Ennala Ramabhushanam - 11/16/14

Jane W. Blair, Executive Secretary Email: enginbd@nysed.gov, Phone: 518-474-3817, ext. 140, Fax: 518-473-6282


Interior Design

  • Article 161, §8304
  • Minimum Total Membership: 9
  • Minimum Public Members: 1
  • Specific Requirements:
    • 4 certified interior designers
    • 2 licensed architects who practice primarily interior design
    • 1 licensed professional engineer with expertise in interior design
    • 1 full-time interior design educator

Member - Expiration of Term

  • Scott M. Ageloff - 01/31/17
  • Dorian DeHaan Rossi - 01/31/16
  • James D. Lothrop, Jr. - 04/04/16
  • Laura Marcus - 09/13/15
  • Staci Romano - 9/30/16
  • Andrew L. Seifer - 09/10/17
  • Francine Smith - 06/17/18
  • Robert P. Stelianou - 02/29/16

Jane W. Blair, Executive Secretary Email: indsgnbd@nysed.gov, Phone: 518-474-3817, ext. 140, Fax: 518-473-6282


Landscape Architecture

  • Article 148, §7323
  • Minimum Total Membership: 8
  • Minimum Public Members: 1
  • Specific Requirements:
    • 7 licensed landscape architects

Member - Expiration of Term

  • Richard Alomar - 11/30/19
  • Vella Chan - 05/31/15
  • Christine Colley - 06/30/19
  • Pamela A. Holzapfel, Public Member - 11/30/18
  • Mark R. Johns - 09/30/17
  • J. Scott Lewendon - 01/31/16
  • Robert J. Southerland - 10/31/18
  • Peter J. Trowbridge - 11/30/15

Robert Lopez, Executive Secretary Email: larchbd@nysed.gov, Phone: 518-474-3817, ext. 110, Fax: 518-486-2981


Massage Therapy

  • Article 155, §7803
  • Minimum Total Membership: 8
  • Minimum Public Members: 1
  • Specific Requirements:
    • 4 persons who have been engaged in the teaching, research, or practice of massage therapy for at least three years
    • 3 licensed physicians

Member - Expiration of Term

  • Gregory Almond - 12/14/15
  • Mary Elizabeth Clancy-Halayko - 03/31/15
  • Mary C. Galipeau - 09/09/17
  • Heidi S. Liberatore - 06/30/14
  • Vincent Metzo - 12/31/16
  • Jacqueline A. Mitchell - 07/31/17
  • Paul A. Pipia - 12/10/17
  • Laetitia Rhatigan - 04/22/18

Kathleen M. Doyle, Executive Secretary Email: msthbd@nysed.gov, Phone: 518-474-3817, ext. 150, Fax: 518-486-4846


Medicine

  • Article 131, §6523
  • Minimum Total Membership: 24
  • Minimum Public Members: 2
  • Specific Requirements:
    • 20 licensed physicians including:
      • 2 licensed physicians who hold D.O.
      • 2 licensed physician assistants

Member - Expiration of Term

  • James B. Armstrong - 09/30/17
  • George Autz - 11/17/19
  • Jerry Ray Balentine, DO - 10/31/17
  • Dominique Delma - 11/30/15
  • Constance Diamond, Public Member - 01/31/16
  • Monica Dweck - 10/31/17
  • Lawrence J. Epstein - 12/15/19
  • Marian Goldstein, Public Member - 12/15/19
  • Kristin E. Harkin - 04/30/18
  • Jennifer Kelly, PA - 05/31/17
  • Robert G. Lerner - 09/30/17
  • Kathleen S. Lill, PA - 05/31/17
  • Lynn Gladys Mark - 11/17/19
  • David Mark Nierman - 12/31/18
  • Margaret H. Ormanoski, DO - 12/31/17
  • Roger M. Oskvig - 09/30/15
  • Swaminathan Rajan - 09/30/17
  • Barry M. Rosenthal - 09/30/15
  • Balvinder S. Sareen - 09/30/17
  • Myra B. Shayevitz - 07/31/14
  • Mushtaq A. Sheikh - 08/31/16
  • Ronald V. Uva - 10/31/17

Stephen J. Boese, Executive Secretary Email: medbd@nysed.gov, Phone: 518-474-3817, ext. 560, Fax: 518-486-4846


Medical Physics, Committee for (to assist Medical Board)

  • Article 166, §8704
  • Minimum Total Membership: 8
  • Minimum Public Members: 1
  • Specific Requirements:
    • 4 licensed medical physicists represented by each of the following specialties:
      • diagnostic radiological physics,
      • therapeutic radiological or radiation oncology physics,
      • medical nuclear physics, and
      • medical health physics;
    • 3 licensed physicians represented by each of the following specialties:
      • diagnostic radiology,
      • radiation therapy or radiation oncology, and
      • nuclear medicine

Member - Expiration of Term

  • Sughosh Dhakal - 12/15/19
  • Klaus A. Hamacher - 11/17/19
  • David Leung - 12/15/19
  • Brian M. Methe - 06/30/14
  • Yakov Pipman - 11/30/15
  • Lawrence N. Rothenberg - 06/30/17
  • Angela P. Sheehan, Public Member - 07/31/17

Stephen J. Boese, Executive Secretary Email: medphysbd@nysed.gov, Phone: 518-474-3817, ext. 560, Fax: 518-486-4846


Mental Health Practitioners

  • Article 163, §8406
  • Minimum Total Membership: 16
  • Minimum Public Members: 3
  • Specific Requirements:
    • at least 3 licensed professionals representing each of the following professions:
      • mental health counselor,
      • marriage and family therapist,
      • creative arts therapist, and
      • psychoanalyst;
    • 1 licensed physician who shall be a psychiatrist

Member - Expiration of Term

  • Faith Ball, Public Member - 12/31/16
  • Edward P. Barra, Public Member - 03/31/15
  • Robert P. Borsody, Public Member - 10/31/18
  • Joan Cela - 06/30/16
  • Jeness Clairmont - 09/30/17
  • Raul Garcia - 06/30/18
  • Elizabeth Gonzalez-Dolginko - 12/31/16
  • Rossi A. Hassad - 06/30/18
  • Sara Lin Friedman McMullian - 09/30/17
  • Rodney Means - 06/30/16
  • Paul Mosher - 06/30/14
  • Sandra L. Ramos-Watt - 10/31/18
  • Natalie Z. Riccio - 01/31/19
  • Cari L. Sans - 12/31/16
  • Jill R. Weldum - 01/31/19
  • Susan Wheeler Weeks - 09/30/17

David Hamilton, Executive Secretary Email: mhpbd@nysed.gov, Phone: 518-474-3817, ext. 450, Fax: 518-486-2981


Midwifery

  • Article 140, §6954
  • Minimum Total Membership: 13
  • Minimum Public Members: 1
  • Specific Requirements:
    • 7 licensed midwives
    • 1 educator of midwifery
    • 2 licensed physicians who are also certified as obstetrician/gynecologist by a national certifying body
    • 1 licensed physician who practices family medicine including obstetrics
    • 1 licensed physician who practices pediatrics

Member - Expiration of Term

  • William Bruce Clark - 10/31/15
  • Elizabeth Cooper - 10/31/15
  • Melissa Creighton, Public Member - 07/31/14
  • Kathleen Dermady McMahon - 07/31/14
  • Karen Johnson Feltham - 04/30/15
  • Flannery Hysjulien, Public Member - 07/31/14
  • Julia Lange Kessler - 07/31/16
  • Donald S. Matheson - 07/31/14
  • Christopher J. Murphy - 07/31/14
  • Nicole Rouhana - 11/30/18
  • Cecilia Stearns - 07/31/14

Lawrence H. Mokhiber, Executive Secretary Email: midwifbd@nysed.gov, Phone: 518-474-3817, ext. 130, Fax: 518-473-6995


Nursing

  • Article 139, §6904
  • Minimum Total Membership: 17
  • Minimum Public Members: 2
  • Specific Requirements:
    • 11 licensed registered professional nurses
    • 4 licensed practical nurses

Member - Expiration of Term

  • Valerie G. Aarne - 02/28/17
  • Kenya Beard - 05/31/18
  • Susan L. Bowar-Ferres - 03/31/15
  • Margaret A. Chase - 06/30/15
  • Anne L. Coonrad - 08/31/17
  • Robert J. Gordon, Public Member - 01/30/16
  • Liesl S. Hall - 10/31/15
  • Margaret B. Leonard - 05/31/15
  • Yolanda Liggons - 08/01/18
  • Marie C. Ostoyich - 12/31/17
  • George J. Pastor, Public Member - 10/31/15
  • Anne Marie Puentespina - 08/01/18
  • Victoria L. Record - 12/31/17
  • Alexandra Schneider - 03/31/15
  • Bridget L. Scott - 11/01/15
  • Janice Smolowitz - 02/28/15
  • Robert S. Warner - 02/28/15

Suzanne Sullivan, Executive Secretary Email: nursebd@nysed.gov, Phone: 518-474-3817, ext. 120, Fax: 518-474-3706


Occupational Therapy

  • Article 156, §7903
  • Minimum Total Membership: 10
  • Minimum Public Members: 2
  • Specific Requirements:
    • 7 licensed occupational therapists
    • 1 licensed physician

Member - Expiration of Term

  • Gary Cassidy - 11/30/14
  • Donna Covello - 11/15/15
  • George W. Delamar, Public Member - 03/31/18
  • Mary V. Donohue - 03/31/18
  • Florence Hannes - 10/31/17
  • Karen M. Newman - 12/31/18
  • Eva L. Rodriguez - 03/31/18
  • Jeanine M. Stancanelli - 06/30/15

James Hinds, Executive Secretary Email: otbd@nysed.gov, Phone: 518-474-3817, ext. 100, Fax: 518-473-0532


Ophthalmic Dispensing

  • Article 144, §7123
  • Minimum Total Membership: 8
  • Minimum Public Members: 1
  • Specific Requirements:
    • 7 licensed ophthalmic dispensers

Member - Expiration of Term

  • Charles L. Brein - 06/30/17
  • Marie R. Coluccio - 02/28/15
  • Anthony Englezos - 06/30/18
  • Phillip E. Jones - 09/30/15
  • Michael P. Kather - 05/31/16
  • Carol Draper Marx - 12/31/16
  • Michael A. Nasca - 05/31/16
  • Rhody L. Spooner - 09/30/16

Seth Rockmuller, Executive Secretary Email: odbd@nysed.gov, Phone: 518-474-3817, ext. 180, Fax: 518-402-5944


Optometry

  • Article 143, §7103
  • Minimum Total Membership: 8
  • Minimum Public Members: 1
  • Specific Requirements:
    • 7 licensed optometrists

Member - Expiration of Term

  • Margaret Adubor - 07/31/16
  • Harriette Canellos - 05/31/17
  • Wayne Gabel - 03/31/16
  • Thomas Kaminska - 03/31/16
  • Gabriele K. Libbey, Public Member - 03/31/16
  • Eugene J. McDonough - 05/31/17
  • Frank J. Pirozzolo - 09/30/17
  • Andrew J. Sacco - 06/30/17

Dolores Cottrell-Carson, Executive Secretary Email: optombd@nysed.gov, Phone: 518-474-3817, ext. 210, Fax: 518-473-0567


Pharmacy

  • Article 137, §6804
  • Minimum Total Membership: 11
  • Minimum Public Members: 2
  • Specific Requirements:
    • 9 licensed pharmacists

Member - Expiration of Term

  • Claudia Alexander, Public Member - 03/31/17
  • Leigh Briscoe-Dwyer - 07/31/18
  • John L. Croce - 01/31/17
  • Michael D. Duteau - 10/31/15
  • Fernando A. Gonzalez - 01/31/17
  • Heather King - 10/31/17
  • Nasir Mahmood - 04/30/19
  • Maria Marzella Mantione - 05/31/15
  • Daniel Molino - 10/31/15
  • Frank P. Sosnowski - 05/31/15
  • John Westerman, Jr. - 06/30/16
  • Kimberly Zammit - 09/30/16

Lawrence H. Mokhiber, Executive Secretary Email: pharmbd@nysed.gov, Phone: 518-474-3817, ext. 130, Fax: 518-473-6995


Physical Therapy

  • Article 136, §6733
  • Minimum Total Membership: 9
  • Minimum Public Members: 1
  • Specific Requirements:
    • 8 licensed physical therapists

Member - Expiration of Term

  • Aimee Alexander - 03/31/18
  • Jill W. Bloss - 10/31/13
  • Clarke D. Brown - 05/31/14
  • Margaret Carney - 01/31/17
  • Diana Dymond-Burns - 09/30/13
  • John W. Krupa III - 01/31/17
  • Gina N. Lawney - 09/30/15
  • Stella Enjema Matike - 09/30/13
  • Susan D. Miller - 06/30/17
  • Susan A. Naso - 09/30/15
  • Ann Parillo, Public Member - 06/30/16

Seth Rockmuller , Executive Secretary Email: ptbd@nysed.gov, Phone: 518-474-3817, ext. 180, Fax: 518-402-5944


Podiatry

  • Article 141, §7003
  • Minimum Total Membership: 8
  • Minimum Public Members: 1
  • Specific Requirements:
    • 7 licensed podiatrists

Member - Expiration of Term

  • Victor Chen - 12/31/14
  • Robert Eckles - 12/31/16
  • Donald Feldman - 11/30/15
  • Joan Gavrilik, Public Member - 02/29/16
  • Michael Giordano - 07/31/15
  • Loretta Logan - 10/31/16
  • Stacey Sarmiento - 10/31/16
  • Scott M. Schonfeld - 05/31/14

Seth Rockmuller, Executive Secretary Email: podbd@nysed.gov, Phone: 518-474-3817, ext. 180, Fax: 518-402-5944


Polysomnographic Technology

Suzanne Sullivan, Acting Executive Secretary Email: rtbd@nysed.gov, Phone: 518-474-3817, ext. 120, Fax: 518-474-3706


Professional Assistance, Committee for

  • Article 130, §6510-b
  • Minimum Total Membership: varies
  • All Committee members serve as public representatives
  • Specific Requirements:
    • Most Committee members have expertise in problems of drug and/or alcohol abuse

Member - Expiration of Term

  • Maureen Amberger - 10/31/16
  • Silvia Y. Beaupre - 12/31/14
  • Janet Deixler - 06/30/16
  • George W. Delamar - 10/31/17
  • Edward A. Epstein - 05/17/14
  • Thomas Fashouer - 02/28/15
  • Bonnie L. Furlong - 08/31/16
  • Richard F. Goliber - 11/30/14
  • Edmund M. Hayes - 12/31/14
  • Judith Johnson - 07/21/14
  • Wayne Lee - 07/21/14
  • Carmen R. Maldonado - 12/31/14
  • Sandra Marnell - 05/17/14
  • Katherine Moss - 09/13/16
  • John Mullen - 10/31/17
  • Kathleen A. Nye - 04/30/16
  • Julianne F. Rey - 01/31/17
  • Suzanne Rinere - 12/31/14
  • Carmen Rodrigues - 10/31/16
  • Nancy Rogers - 9/30/18
  • Rita E. Shawn - 10/31/16
  • Burton Thelander - 9/30/18
  • Carole E. Torok - 12/31/14
  • Margaret B. Walker - 12/31/14
  • Richard T. Young - 03/22/14

Bernadette Lochner, Acting Executive Secretary Email: pap@nysed.govPhone: 518-474-3817, ext. 480, Fax: 518-485-9378


Psychology

  • Article 153, §7602
  • Minimum Total Membership: 12
  • Minimum Public Members: 1
  • Specific Requirements:
    • 11 licensed psychologists

Member - Expiration of Term

  • Amanda L. Baden - 03/20/17
  • Angelo R. Canedo - 12/10/17
  • Kathryn Castle - 11/18/18
  • Thelma Dye-Holmes - 12/10/17
  • Rebecca Gellman - 11/18/18
  • William A. Haas - 03/20/17
  • Marilyn A. Lambe, Public Member - 09/09/17
  • Rachel Mann-Rosan - 11/30/15
  • John McGinley - 03/20/17
  • Paul M. Ramirez - 11/30/15
  • Gloria S. Rothenberg - 04/30/16
  • Sondra M. Tuckfelt - 12/14/15

Kathleen M. Doyle, Executive Secretary Email: psychbd@nysed.gov, Phone: 518-474-3817, ext. 150, Fax: 518-486-4846


Public Accountancy

  • Article 149, §7403
  • Minimum Total Membership: 22
  • Minimum Public Members: 2
  • Specific Requirements:
    • 20 licensed accountants, a minimum of 15 must be licensed certified public accountants

Member - Expiration of Term

  • Catherine R. Allen - 05/31/16
  • Suzette B. Baker - 03/31/19
  • Kevin D. Bandoian - 10/31/19
  • Peter R. Byron - 05/31/18
  • Michelle A. Cohen - 12/31/17
  • Patricia A. Crecco - 06/30/14
  • David J. deSilva - 11/30/16
  • Katharine K. Doran - 07/31/17
  • William Dresnack - 02/28/16
  • Mark A. Ferm - 08/31/18
  • Cynthia A. Foy, Public Member - 03/31/19
  • Robert L. Goldfarb - 10/31/16
  • William M. Kahn - 08/31/18
  • Robert Kawa - 07/31/15
  • John J. Kearney - 10/31/16
  • Stephen F. Langowski - 02/28/19
  • Milton L. Lawney, Public Member - 12/31/19
  • Donald Edward Martin - 03/31/16
  • Ernest Smith - 09/30/16
  • Priscilla Z. Wightman - 10/31/14

Jennifer Winters, Executive Secretary Email: cpabd@nysed.gov, Phone: 518-474-3817, ext. 160, Fax: 518-474-6375


Respiratory Therapy

  • Article 164, §8503
  • Minimum Total Membership: 11
  • Minimum Public Members: 1
  • Specific Requirements:
    • 5 licensed respiratory therapists
    • 2 licensed respiratory therapy technicians
    • 1 licensed physician

Member - Expiration of Term

  • Kevin Brinson - 09/30/18
  • John Brittelli - 12/31/17
  • Barbara DeLuca - 10/31/17
  • Cynthia J. Gottlieb - 09/30/18
  • Stanley John - 04/23/17
  • Kathleen M. Marsch, Public Member - 12/31/17
  • Peter J. Papadakos - 12/31/18
  • Russell Rozensky - 04/30/19

Suzanne Sullivan , Acting Executive Secretary Email: rtbd@nysed.gov, Phone: 518-474-3817, ext. 120, Fax: 518-474-3706


Social Work

  • Article 154, §7703
  • Minimum Total Membership: 12
  • Minimum Public Members: 2
  • Specific Requirements:
    • 5 licensed master social workers
    • 5 licensed clinical social workers

Member - Expiration of Term

  • Donald F. Arnold, Sr., Public Member - 03/31/16
  • Wendy Renee Bensen - 07/31/18
  • Patricia W. Blau - 10/31/18
  • Michele Catone-Maitino - 07/31/14
  • Marlienne Carrie Christian - 07/31/18
  • Carmen Collado - 07/31/15
  • Virginia V. David - 06/30/17
  • Kathleen Ferdinand - 07/31/18
  • Lola H. Greene - 01/31/19
  • Janice Houston-Little - 07/31/14
  • Patrick McShane, Public Member - 11/30/15
  • Donna M. Murray, Public Member - 03/31/17
  • Sujata Pai - 12/31/19
  • Whitney S. Parish - 03/31/16
  • Pamela A. Viggiani - 07/31/14
  • Virginia Lee Whitford - 10/31/18

David Hamilton, Executive Secretary Email: swbd@nysed.gov, Phone: 518-474-3817, ext. 450, Fax: 518-486-2981


Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology

  • Article 159, §8205
  • Minimum Total Membership: 8
  • Minimum Public Members: 1
  • Specific Requirements:
    • 3 licensed audiologists
    • 4 licensed speech-language pathologists

Member - Expiration of Term

  • Karen Bailey-Jones - 07/31/17
  • K. Balasubraminian, Public Member - 01/31/18
  • Dawn Cotter-Jenkins - 03/31/18
  • Stefan Fosco - 08/31/18
  • Kathleen A. Grosvenor - 09/10/17
  • Matthew S. MacDonald - 05/15/16
  • Mark Stephen Orlando - 01/31/18
  • Keturah Perkins-Trembley - 06/30/16
  • Luis F. Riquelme - 04/14/18
  • Susan Roberts - 08/31/18
  • Jason A. Rosas - 01/31/18

James Hinds, Executive Secretary Email: speechbd@nysed.gov, Phone: 518-474-3817, ext. 100, Fax: 518-473-0532


Veterinary Medicine

  • Article 135, §6703
  • Minimum Total Membership: 10
  • Minimum Public Members: 1
  • Specific Requirements:
    • 7 licensed veterinarians
    • 2 licensed veterinary technicians

Member - Expiration of Term

  • Douglas G. Aspros - 11/17/19
  • Kimberly Baldwin, LVT - 05/31/14
  • Amy Denise Charpentier - 06/30/17
  • David M. Chico - 09/15/19
  • Mark S. Chmielewicz - 11/17/19
  • Diane M. Levitan - 04/30/18
  • Barry A. Lissman - 05/31/16
  • Evelyn Lynne McKee - 11/17/19
  • Brian P. McKenna, LVT - 05/31/16
  • Pamela A. Mobius-Armstrong, Public Member - 05/31/16
  • Joseph E. Savarese - 11/30/15

Stephen J. Boese, Executive Secretary Email: vetmedbd@nysed.gov, Phone: 518-474-3817, ext. 210, Fax: 518-486-4846

Last Updated: December 19, 2014