Advisory Council

If you have professional experience and expertise in any area that may contribute to our growth and success, we can certainly use your help.

Advisory Council members share their guidance with START in many ways including financial, medical, marketing, media relations, fundraising, human resources, education, creative and many other operational areas. They also provide us with a connection to a broader community and to their individual employers for partnership opportunities.

Current Advisory Council members are:

Michael J. Hickson, MD, Janssen Services, LLC
Francis J. Mullady, CLU, CHFC, Heritage Group
Peter Stein, formerly Bendiner and Schlesinger, Inc.
Doug Rabbino, 
Marsh & McLennan Agency
David Szerlip 
Elena O. Ayot, Esq., The Bhatta Law Firm, P.C.
Judith D. Mitchell, Esq.
Suki Moran
Cris Carter, ESPN
Dennis L. Curran, National Football League (NFL)
Lisa K. Meadowcroft
Lisa Smoots, The Cathedral School of St. John the Divine
Kimberly Newell, Credit Suisse
Angelo O'Neill, Allure Specialty Pharmacy
Kathleen Carver Cheney, RN, Esq. 
Mary Brunner


To join us as a volunteer on this very important Council, please contact or complete our online form.