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Meet Our Leadership

Ronald McDonald House Charities New York Metro is guided by the diverse experience, knowledge and perspective of our board of directors and staff senior leadership team. The board volunteers its time and talent to make sure donations are effectively invested in bringing resources to families who face the medical uncertainty and financial stress of caring for a sick child.

Board of Directors


  • Michael Fallarino, Chairman
  • George Bingold, Treasurer
  • Theresa Brucculeri, Secretary
  • Katie Hunt Rotolo, Chairman Emeritus

Board Members

  • Michael Anderer
  • Eric Blumencranz
  • Jeffrey Carstens
  • Vincent DiRico
  • Anthony Esernio
  • Curtis Farrow
  • Brian Gill
  • Lisa Kravet
  • John Laurino
  • Jim Lewis
  • Anthony J. LoPresti, Esq.
  • Kyle L. Markland
  • Bradley Marsh
  • Ellen M. Miller
  • Dr. Margaret McGovern
  • Philip Sammut
  • Dr. Charles Schleien
  • Andrew M. Schneider
  • Paul Trause
  • Jordan Ziegler, Esq.

Former Presidents

  • Lyn Jurick, Founder
  • Jeanne Harmon
  • Elenor Dubin*
  • Mary Gardner*
  • Arthur M. Fishman
  • Ira Altfeder*
  • Lawrence J. Anderer, Jr.
  • Theresa Brucculeri
  • Stacie Rodriguez
  • Andrew Laufer



  • Matthew Campo


  • Jennifer Nicholson

Senior Leadership Team

  • Tina Chan, Controller
  • Elisa Ruoff, Director of Major Gifts
  • Deepika Thadhani, Director of Public Relations & Marketing
  • Jovann Dixon, Senior Manager of Operations & Special Projects