Executive Directors' Association

The Executive Directors' Association is a professional leadership organization that promotes excellence in support of the NYSARC mission. It:

  • Encourages growth and development of quality services for people with disabilities.
  • Influences public policy.
  • Develops innovations in service delivery.
  • Provides professional participation to the governing structure of NYSARC, Inc.

The association also promotes strength, stability, operational independence and protection of each member chapter and commits itself to the highest ethical standards.

Officers

Chairperson

Barbara Wale
Finger Lakes Region

Vice Chairperson

Susan Limongello
Southeast Region

Secretary

Kirk Lewis
Northeast Region

Treasurer

Howie Ganter
Central Region

Regional Chairpersons

Howie Ganter
Central Region

William Leonardi
Downstate Region

Barbara Wale
Finger Lakes Region

Susan Limongello
Southeast Region

Kirk Lewis
Northeast Region

Mari Howard
Western Region

Regional Vice Chairpersons

Jack Campbell
Central Region

Gary Lind
Downstate Region

Jeanette Frank
Finger Lakes Region

Hans Meissner
Northeast Region

Ric Swierat
Southeast Region

Mike Damiano
Western Region

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