Board of Trustees
Jeffrey Bienstock, MD, FAAP
President and Medical Director
Board-certified general pediatrician, Chairman of Pediatrics, Valley Hospital, Ridgewood, NJ
Richard Colavita, MD, MBA
Regional Senior Vice President for Clinical Services at North American Partners in Anesthesia (NAPA)
Gregory D. Sawicki, CFP®, CPA, PFS
Senior Managing Director, Wealth Management Consultants – A Division of Peapack-Gladstone Bank
Carol Grelecki, Esq.
Brach Eichler, L.L.C., Roseland, NJ
J. Mark Engel, MD
Chief of Pediatric Ophthalmology at Rutgers, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Bristol Myers Squibb Children’s Hospital at RWJUH and at St Peter’s University Hospital. He is also the President of University Children’s Eye Center.
Rosemarie Gelber, MHCA
Director, Adult ESL Program at Bishop Francis Center for Immigration, Newark, NJ
Don Connell, CRNA, MS, APN
Vice President, Professional Anesthesia Services of North America, Fogelsville, PA
Joseph D'Amico, PhD, APN, CRNA
President/CEO-Professional Anesthesia Services of North America, P.C.
Rev. Dennis R. Weezorak
Pastor, St. Mary’s Church, South Amboy, NJ
Jayne Graepel, MPA
Director of Grants and Special Projects, The Connection for Women and Families, Summit, NJ
Barbara Ann Herrmann
Operating Room Registered Nurse, Overlook Hospital
Diane Calesnick, CRNA
Francis B. Light, MD
Joanne Wilkinson, RN
Founder and Executive Director at Katie’s House Inc
Karen joined HTCNJ in 2017 as the Executive Director, where she oversees the administration, programs, and strategic plan of the organization.
Denise joined HTCNJ in 1990, where she serves as Office Administrator. She is also the Coordinator for both the International Inbound and Domestic Aid Programs.
Medical Teams Abroad Coordinator
Arlyne joined HTCNJ in 2019 as the Coordinator for the Medical Teams Abroad Program.