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

2019 NYSSCSW Board Meeting Dates:  January 26, 2019
                                                                       March 23, 2019
                                                                       June 1, 2019
                                                                       September 14, 2019
                                                                       November 16, 2019


Save the date:  50th Education Conference:  April 27, 2019                                            


 The following are the names and contact information for the members of the Society’s Board of Directors for 2019:

Executive Committee

Shannon Boyle MSW, LCSW
[email protected]

First Vice-President
Andrew Daly, (Staten Island)
[email protected]

Second Vice-President
Helen H. Krackow, MSW, LCSW
[email protected]

Marsha Wineburgh, DSW, LCSW
[email protected]

Chris Ann Farhood, MSW, LCSW
[email protected]


Chapter Presidents

Manhattan (Metro) Chapter
Karen Kaufman, Ph.D., LCSW
[email protected]

Mid-Hudson Chapter
Rosemary Cohen, MSW, LCSW
[email protected]

Nassau Chapter 
Joseph Reiher, LCSW
[email protected]

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

Rockland Chapter
Orsolya Clifford, LCSW 
[email protected]

Staten Island Chapter
Janice Gross, MSW, LCSW
[email protected]

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

Westchester Chapter 
Andrea Kocsis, LCSW
[email protected]


Hafina Allen, MSW, LCSW (Metropolitan)
[email protected]

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

Martin Lowery, LCSW-R (Westchester)
[email protected]

Dore Sheppard, DSW, LCSW  Rockland)
[email protected]

Patricia Traynor, LCSW (Nassau)
[email protected]