State Board of Directors

As a not-for-profit corporation, the Society is headed by a Board of Directors. The Society’s Board of Directors is comprised of the following members:

  • Executive Committee (President, First and Second Vice Presidents, Treasurer and Secretary)
  • Chapter Presidents
  • Members-At-Large

2021 NYSSCSW Board Meeting Dates:

January 23, 2021                                                             
March 13, 2021                                                               
June 12, 2021                                                               
September 18, 2021                                                               
November 13, 2021


2022 NYSSCSW Board Meeting Dates: 

January 22, 2022
March 12, 2022
June 11, 2022
September 17, 2022
November 19, 2022


The following are the names and contact information for the members of the Society’s Board of Directors for 2021:


Shannon Boyle, MSW, LCSW
[email protected]

Karen Kaufman, Ph.D.,LCSW-R
[email protected]

First Vice-President
Henni Fisher, LCSW-R, BCD
[email protected]

Second Vice-President
Hafina Allen, MSW, LCSW-R
[email protected]

Marsha Wineburgh, DSW, LCSW
[email protected]

Chris Ann Farhood, MSW, LCSW
[email protected]



Jay E. Korman, MSW, LCSW-R, BC-TMH (Metropolitan)
[email protected]

Joyce Daly, MSW LCSW-R (Staten Island)
[email protected]

Jannette Urciuoli, Ph.D, LCSW (Nassau)
[email protected]

Beth Pagano, MSW, LCSW-R (Rockland)
[email protected]

Allen Du Mont, MSW, LCSW-R, BCD, SFNAP (Queens)
[email protected] 

LMSW Representative: 
Jacqueline S Melamed, LMSW
[email protected]


Chapter Presidents

Manhattan (Metro) Chapter
Helen Hinkley-Krackow, LCSW-R
[email protected]

Mid-Hudson Chapter
Linda Hill, LCSW-R
[email protected]

Nassau Chapter 

Eleanor Perlman, LCSW-R
[email protected]

Patricia Traynor, LCSW
[email protected]

Queens Chapter
Lynne O'Donnell, LCSW-R
[email protected]

Rockland Chapter
Orsolya Clifford, LCSW 
[email protected]

Staten Island Chapter
Dennis Guttman, LCSW 
[email protected]

Suffolk Chapter
Sandra Jo Lane, MSW, LCSW
[email protected]

Westchester Chapter 
Andrea Kocsis, LCSW
[email protected]