Mid-Hudson Task Force 

Executive Council

​​Chairpersons


Renée Falanga-Brenner
Parent


Jessica Greenstein

Parent


Secretary

Karen Lynch

Taconic Resources for Independence, Inc.

Parent & Advocate


Council Members


Donna Flynn Brown

Assistant Superintendent

Sullivan County BOCES


Laurie Gallagher

The ARC of Mid-Hudson
School to Work Coordinator​

Joyce M. Hawk
Westchester Institute for Human Development
Community and Family Educator

Shakia Henderson
Mental Health Association in Orange County, Inc.​

Nancy Nowak

Disability Rights New York
PADD Advocate​

Jennifer O'Neill-Brennan
Parent, Advocate, & President and Co-Founder of the Arlington School District Special Ed PTA

Catherine Reep
Teacher of the Deaf
Onteora Central School District

Lynda Rosner

Hudson Valley Behavioral Solutions
Behavior Analyst

Laura Walzer
Ulster County Department of Social Services Children/Family Services
Parent, Advocate, & Social Worker/Supervisor Foster Care Unit

Mary Jo Whatley, Esq.
Sussman & Watkins, Esqs.

​Richard Zipp

Wappingers Central School District Executive Director of Special Education