Our dedicated staff and board include a diverse group of experts in the field of harm reduction.
Founder and Chief Executive Officer
firstname.lastname@example.org (718) 585 – 5544 Ext. 1001
A National Science Foundation Fellow from 1981 to 1984, Joyce has over 35 years of experience working in program development and social services delivery. As a consultant and grant writer, her expertise in HIV prevention and harm reduction has made her a local and national leader in the field of AIDS and drugs.
She is a founding member of the National Harm Reduction Coalition (HRC), the North American Syringe Exchange Network (NASEN), and the Harm Reduction Care Network of New York (HRCNNY). Joyce frequently presents and conducts training on drug policy, harm reduction, women, communities of color, and social justice. She has chaired the boards of HRCNNY and the Latino Commission on AIDS. Joyce holds a bachelor of science degree in health administration with a specialization in healthcare planning and a master’s in comparative political science. She is also ABD at the Public Policy program at City University of New York.
Deputy and Clinical Director
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A clinical psychologist and psychotherapist, Bart Majoor brings more than 30 years of experience in the field of harm reduction, drug treatment and HIV prevention in the Netherlands, serving as the Director of the Department of Methodology and Training of the National Institute on Alcohol and Drugs.
Since 1995, he has served in the US as Deputy & Clinical Director of SACHR. As a consultant and trainer for several organizations in Europe and the United States, he shares his expertise in a wide range of subjects, including drug policy and AIDS, worker burnout, and harm reduction as drug treatment modality. Bart served as an appointed member on the NYC & NYS Prevention Planning Groups, where he chaired the organization’s Substance Use Committees.
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Full Staff Directory
Alvaro Arias Chief Financial Officer firstname.lastname@example.org Ext. 1003
James Ayala Maintanence email@example.com Ext. 1061
Julio Bonilla Good Neighbor Member firstname.lastname@example.org Ext.1064
Brianne Carson Front Desk Reception email@example.com Ext. 1000
Danillo Contreras Agency Driver firstname.lastname@example.org Ext. 1066
Ric Curtis Evaluator email@example.com
Anaisa Garcia SAP/Nalaxone Coordinator firstname.lastname@example.org Ext. 1016
Robert Gillard PDSE email@example.com Ext. 1015
Nickoletta Katsigiannis Director of Operations firstname.lastname@example.org Ext. 1004
Dina Karieh Co-Director of Programs email@example.com Ext. 1021
Brent Latino Harm Reduction Specialist firstname.lastname@example.org Ext. 1013
Bill Mathews, PA Physician Assistant email@example.com Ext. 1070
Kyla Medina Co-Program Service Manager firstname.lastname@example.org Ext. 1014
Krystal Montalvo Co-Director of Programs email@example.com Ext. 1019
Jerry Otero, MA Drug User Health Hub Coordinator firstname.lastname@example.org Ext. 1015
Carmen Pagan WSU Program Peer email@example.com Ext. 1010
Lipi Roy, MD/MPH Consultant MD firstname.lastname@example.org Ext. 1034
Ruben Rivera SACHR peer email@example.com Ext. 1033
Chiara Sovegni Harm Reduction Specialist firstname.lastname@example.org Ext. 1020
Anamarie Toscano Kitchen Assistant email@example.com Ext. 1035
Tanya Tripi-Weiss, MA NCC Behavioral Health Specialist firstname.lastname@example.org Ext. 1008
Daisy Valentine Co-Program Service Manager email@example.com Ext. 1029
Kenneth Van Brackle Maintenance firstname.lastname@example.org Ext.1062
Wanda Velez, MSW Social Worker/Behavioral Health Specialist email@example.com Ext. 1028
Edgar Velez, Facilities Coordinator firstname.lastname@example.org Ext. 1009
Peer Dispensed Syringe Exchange (PDSE)
Rob Gillard PDSE Rgillard@sachr.org
SORT stands for Syringe Outreach Response Team, and is dedicated to cleaning up and safely disposing of used syringes in the South Bronx. They are also available to spread information about health and harm reduction resources. The team is pictured here with our Founder and CEO Joyce A. Rivera.