Our Staff

Our staff members are the pride of Hetrick-Martin Institute. Their professionalism, dedication, cultural fluency, and most importantly, compassion, are unsurpassed.

HMI LEADERSHIP

Chief Executive Officer — Thomas Krever
Chief Operating Officer — Darra Gordon
Chief Financial Officer — Ghassan Khalil
Chief Development Officer — Amy Harclerode
Executive Director, New Jersey — Dr. Ashawnda Fleming
Director, Advocacy & Capacity Building — Lillian Rivera
Senior Director, Youth Services — Bridget Hughes

EXECUTIVE OFFICE

Chief Executive Officer— Thomas Krever
Chief of Staff— Brian Dauth
Project Manager, HMI-Goes-Citywide— Esther Cassidy

DEVELOPMENT

Chief Development Officer—Amy Harclerode
Manager, Direct Response & Donor Data— Chap James Day
Manager, Major Gifts—Ira D. Rogers
Manager, Corporate Engagement—Vacant

INSTITUTIONAL GIVING
Director, Institutional Giving—William Dale
Interim Grant Writer—Justin Dodds

SPECIAL EVENTS
Director, Special Events— Michael Snider
Manager, Special Events & Donor Relations— Crystal Butler

OPERATIONS

Chief Operating Officer—Darra Gordon

COMMUNICATIONS
Interim Director, Communications & Public Relations— Gabriel Blau

FACILITIES
Senior Director, Safety & Facilities—Margarita López
Manager, Facilities & Safety— Sarai Montes
Kitchen Coordinator—Julio O. Cruz
On-Call Cook—Roselyn Greenidge

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Information Technology Assistant— Maria Diplan

DATA & QUALITY ASSURANCE
Data Coordinator—Vacant
Accountability Specialist— Darlene Dominguez

THE CENTER FOR LGBTQ YOUTH ADVOCACY & CAPACITY BUILDING

Director, Advocacy & Capacity Building— Lillian Rivera
Assistant Director, Training—Bryson Rose
Research and Training Coordinator—Julia Stern
Data Coordinator— Petra Olivo
Accountability Specialist—Darlene Dominguez
Training Specialist— Adaku Utah
Data Entry Assistant— Aida Vazquez

PROGRAMS

Senior Director, Youth Services—Bridget Hughes
Administrative Coordinator, Programs—Chery Falcon

ACADEMIC SERVICES
Director, Academic Enrichment— Juan Williams
Program Coordinator, College Prep—Vacant
Educational Specialist, High School Equivalency—Charles Crespo
Licensed Teacher—Hilary Gellis
Licensed Teacher—Ashley Graffeo
Licensed Teacher—Nicole Flynn
Licensed Teacher—Kelly Mitchell
Licensed Teacher—Natalie Velazquez
Licensed Teacher—George Korpan
Licensed Teacher—Orna Silverstein
Licensed Teacher—Joan Meyers
Teaching Artist, Visual Arts & Music Conception—Don Christian
School Social Worker—J Wangel
Supervising Case Manager, High School Equivalency—Jackson Katz
Program Manager, Employment & TrainingDerrick Holloway
Educational Specialist, Transgender Employment Project—Monique Matthews

ARTS & CULTURE
Art Instructor—Grant Shaffer
Digital Photography Instructor—Vacant
Portfolio Instructor—Leesa Tabrizi
Teaching Artist, Dance— Mariano Martinez
Teaching Artist, Visual Arts— Diego Lopez

CLINICAL & COUNSELING
Director, Clinical & Counseling Services—Matthew Rofofsky
Bilingual Counselor, Substance Abuse Specialist—Vacant
Intake Coordinator/Supervising Counselor— Eric Peterson
Licensed Counselor—Marcus Phillips
Psychiatrist—Laura Erickson-Schroth
Clinical Coordinator—Allison Berwald
Senior Supervising Counselor—Glenn Smulyan
Summer Counselor—Vacant

COMMUNITY OUTREACH & MEMBER ENGAGEMENT
Program Manager, Community Outreach & Member Engagement—Jermaine Ellis
Member Navigator—Jamie Popovics
Member Outreach and Engagement Navigator—Julien Perkins
Program Coordinator, LGBTQ Youth Leadership Program—Kimmie Armstrong

HEALTH & WELLNESS

Assistant Director, Health and Wellness—Ricky Love
Program Coordinator, Adolescent Health—Julianne Rocco
Educational Specialist, Peer Education—Tracee Brown
Educational Specialist, Sexual Health—Vacant
Program Manager, Health and Wellness—Toan Nguyen
Educational Specialist, HIV Outreach Services— Jay Johnson
Educational Specialist, Youth Health Advocates—Niecy Webster
Educational Specialist, HIV Youth Services—Michael Manacop
Program Coordinator, Saturday Night Lights—Charles Parker
Case Manager, Saturday Night Lights—Megan Howard
Instructor, Kiki—Mel-Mel
Instructor, Kiki—Jackie O
Instructor, Basketball—Kelvin Gaines
Saturday Program Assistant—Darlene Dominguez 

HOMELESS YOUTH SERVICES

Director, LGBT Homeless Youth Initiatives—Vacant
Housing Case Manager—Annalee Fannan
Counselor, Outreach & Housing—Theo Czerevko
Program Manager, Homeless Youth Services—Socorro Hernandez 
Educational Specialist, Outreach Citywide—My Aguirre

HMI: NEW JERSEY

Executive Director, New Jersey—Ashawnda Fleming
Administrative Assistant—Vacant
Program Director, New Jersey—Alayne Rosales
Director, Supportive Services—Vacant
OVW Social Worker—Kamesha Walkins
Health and Wellness Social Worker—Elizabeth Kinports
Administrative and Training Coordinator—Amanda Simpson

FINANCE, HUMAN RESOURCES & VOLUNTEER SERVICES

Chief Financial Officer—Ghassan Khalil

FINANCE
Controller— Eulises Román, Jr.
Senior Grants Accountant—Victor Dobrowolski
Junior Accountant— Asma Murray


HUMAN RESOURCES & VOLUNTEER SERVICES

Senior Director, Human Resources—Vacant
Director, Community Engagement—Seton Davey
Human Resources & Volunteer Program Assistant—Ritti Thampan

 

 

Have Questions? Contact Us.
Pantry Services and donations—Matthew Rofofsky
PR and Communications— Ross Schwartz
Programs—Bridget Hughes
Harvey Milk High School information—Juan Williams

For all other questions, email info@hmi.org.