Board of Directors
José Martin Jara, President
Partner, CKR Law LLP
Margery E. Ames, Esq., Vice President
Retired Executive Director, the Interagency Council of Developmental Disabilities, Inc.
Matthew del Percio, Vice President
Principal, Altman Vilandrie & Co.
Carol Chen, Treasurer
Managing Director, Genworth Financial
G. Crossan Seybolt, Jr., Secretary
Senior Vice-President, Wells Fargo Advisors, LLC
Christopher M. Ackerman
Senior Researcher, Google
Obediah Ben Samuel
Attorney, Reed Smith LLP
Susan S. Benedict
Director, The Scholarships Foundation, Inc.
Partner, Latham & Watkins, LLP
Managing Director, Morgan Stanley
Joyce R. Coppin-Mondesire
Distinguished Visiting Professor, Mercy College
Jo Ann Davaris
Global Chief Privacy Officer, Mercer
Managing Director, BNY Mellon
Joseph C. Hoopes, Jr.
Independent Financial Consultant
Brigette R. McLeod-Williams
Senior Marketing Counsel, The Colgate-Palmolive Company
Director, BlackRock, Inc.
Principal, Ernst & Young
Elizabeth M. Renyi
Lawrence B. Thompson, Esq.
Attorney, Emmet, Marvin & Martin, LLP
General Counsel, Roivant Sciences, Inc.
Everyone at Rising Ground, led by Executive Director Alan Mucatel, is committed to all those we support.
Associate Executive Director
Assistant Executive Director, Early Childhood Services
Assistant Executive Director, Foster Care, Preventive Services, and Juvenile Justice
Assistant Executive Director, Residential Services
Assistant Executive Director, Developmental Disabilities Support Services
Dr. Angela White
Assistant Executive Director, Education Services
Senior Director of Institutional Advancement
Chief Financial Officer