Meet Our Team

CDI Leadership

Joan Maltese, Ph.D., President/CEO

Tessa Graham, MS, MFT, BCBA, Director of Clinical Programs

Dana Kalek, Ed.D., Director of Operations

Wendy Lara, PHR, Human Resources Specialist and Volunteer Coordinator

Laura Counts, MA, MFT, Community Training Program Specialist

Shannon Lawler, MS, MFT, Assessment and CDI Training Program Specialist

CDI Board of Directors

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Joan Maltese, PhD, President and CEO

Gloria Pollack, CDI Board Chair

Ronald P. Bruno Jr., Vice-Chair

Robert Kahn, Treasurer

Susan DuBrin, Secretary

Arlene S. Alpert

Roberto Barragan

Arlet Hur

Mark L. Levinson, Esq

Howard Reinstein, MD

Dominique Salazar

Scott Silverstein

J. Richard Leyner, Board Chair Emeritus

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