Leadership

National Program Office Leadership Team

Child First, Inc. is overseen by an invaluable Board of Directors, with a National Program staff of high energy professionals focused on providing services of the very highest quality.


Board of Directors

Linda Franciscovich, Esq.
Board Chair
John E. Schmeltzer, III, Esq.
Board Secretary
Richard Ostuw, M.S.
Board Treasurer
Marianne Barton, Ph.D.
Board Member
Rebecca Shahmoon-Shanok, L.C.S.W., Ph.D.
Board Member
Dorothy T. Richardson, Ph.D.
Board Member

National Program Office

Darcy Lowell, M.D.
Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Mary Peniston, M.P.A.
Chief Program Officer
Bruce Skyer, MBA
Chief Operating Officer

Clinical & Training Departments

Rebecca Parilla, Ph.D., IMH-E (IV-C)
National Clinical Officer
Susan Killmeyer, Ph.D.
National Training Director
Salam Soliman, Psy.D.
Connecticut Clinical Director and National Clinical Advisor
Diane Britz, L.C.S.W.
North Carolina Regional Clinical Director
Ann Theriault, M.A.
Instructional Design Specialist

Communication Department

Sherry Linton-Massiah, M.S.
Communication & Partnerships Director

Data Department

Kim DiBella-Farber, MSW
National Data and Quality Officer
Anne Davino, L.C.S.W.
Data & Quality Improvement Director
Gagan Sharma, M.S.
Technology and Reporting Manager
Shameka Johnson, M.S.
Database Training and Support Manager
Kim Cerullo, M.S.W.
Data and Quality Administrative Specialist

Finance and Administration Department

Andrea Dooley-King
Finance Manager
Alessandra Shaw
Executive Assistant to the CEO & Office Manager
Nicole Daoust, PHR
Human Resources Manager