Senior Management Team


Randi L. Rios-Castro, M.S.

Executive Director / CEO

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Joe Ciardullo, B.S.

Director of Information Technology



Tim Cleary 

Corporate Compliance Officer

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Michele Curtis

Michele Curtis

Director -Jawonio Cleaning Company

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Molly Gibeau-Griffin, LMSW

Foundation Manager

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Diana Hess

Chief Communications & Development Officer


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Stacey Kantrowitz

Director of Community Employment Services

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Paul Lovejoy, LCSW-R

Director, Jawonio Promise Program/Behavioral Health Services

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Joanne Lupo, R.N.

Director of Nursing

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Joan Mauer

Joan Mauer, MSCCC-SLP

Director of the Infant Development Program (Early Intervention)

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Deborah Mayo, B.S.

Chief Program Officer



Heidi McCarthy Ed.D

Director of Education

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Theresa Parker, B.A.

Director of Human Resources

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Katie Ross

Katie Ross, M.S.

Director of Care Management

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Martiza Santiago

Ritza Santiago, M.S.

Director of Consumer Directed Personal Assistance Program (CDPA) 

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Phil Selvaggio

Facilities Director

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Mitchell Spiegel

Director - Article 16 Clinic

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Carol St. John, M.S.

Division Director, Community Living Services

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Sara Trowers, M.A.

Division Director, Day Habilitation  Services

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Gregory Zalewski, CPA

Director of Finance 

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About us

We provide care for thousands of children and adults with special needs each year.

Our mission

Jawonio is a registered 501c3 organization and the premier provider of lifespan services in the Hudson Valley of New York State for individuals with developmental disabilities, behavioral health challenges, and chronic medical conditions. 

Jawonio is dedicated to advancing the independence, well-being, and equality of people with disabilities and special needs.