Staff & Board Members

Office Staff

Bermel, Kim
Counselor/Garden Coordinator
Blanch, Edward Counselor
Conway, Leslie Office Support
Doran, Margie Counselor/Volunteer
Gallagher, Kathleen
Garden Coordinator
Kriesel, Patricia
Office Administrator
Schoeneck, Denise Administrative Support
Schoeneck, Therese
Founder/Executive Director
Spencer, Kathy Counselor/Volunteer
Stein, Walter
Director of PR/Development/Educator
Tucci, Bonnie
Counselor/Educator

Board Members

Panighetti, Elisabeth Molina Healthcare
Reason, John Carrier Transicold & Marquardt Switches – Retired
Capriotti, Sheila Onondaga County Purchasing
Loomis, Roger New York Life
Capriotti, Barbara – Secretary New Comer Funeral Home
Haynes, Brian K, Esq. Bond, Schoeneck & King, PLLC
O’Marah, Scott – President New Comer Cremations & Funerals
Nye, Margaret Nascentia Health
Beirman, Lori – Treasurer Dannible & McKee
Schoeneck, Therese – Board Executive Director
HOPE For Bereaved, Inc.

OFFICIALS WHO BELIEVE IN HOPE

State Senator John Defrancisco, (ret.)

Supreme Court Judge Martha Mulroy

U.S. Congressman James Walsh (ret.)

District Attorney William Fitzpatrick

County Executive Nick Pirro (ret.)

Family Court Judge Michele Pirro Bailey

State Senator H. Douglas Barclay (ret.)

County Parks Commissioner Robert Gerace (ret.)

U.S. Congressman John Katko

Sheriff Kevin Walsh (ret.)