Board of Directors

These are exciting times at CHI as we enter a period of transformation under the leadership of senior management and the Board of Directors.  We are reviewing and re-configuring our services to ensure we are offering our clients the choices they desire and deserve.”

—John Pistolessi, Board President


  • President, John Pistolessi, Community Member

  • Vice President, Dr. Stephen J. Friedman, Community Member

  • Past President, Lawrence Skok, JD, Parent Advocate

  • Leslie Hertz, Family Advocate

  • Geraldine Fowlkes, Parent Advocate 

  • Nandini Natarajan, Parent Advocate 

  • Lynn Richardson, Parent Advocate 

  • Darlene Richeson, Parent Advocate

  • Marylove Moy, Parent Advocate

  • Cathy Lyle, I/DD Professional

  • Aileen O’Hare, Self Advocate