Our dedicated staff and board include a diverse group of experts in the field of harm reduction.
Founder and Chief Executive Officer
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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
Van Asher HRS/SAP Program Manager email@example.com Ext. 1023
Walter Bosque Acupunturist firstname.lastname@example.org Ext. 1031
Brianne Carson Front Desk Reception email@example.com Ext. 1000
Lourdes Correa CHOW firstname.lastname@example.org
Ric Curtis Evaluator email@example.com
Angelica Diaz Kitchen Manager firstname.lastname@example.org Ext. 1035
Maximilian Eyle Digital Media Consultant email@example.com
Stephanie Ferguson Data Entry Clerk firstname.lastname@example.org Ext. 1024
Anaisa Garcia Harm Reduction Specialist email@example.com Ext. 1016
Francisco Gonzalez CADI Manager firstname.lastname@example.org Ext. 1007
Chariee Ice HRS Case Manager email@example.com Ext. 1020
Nickoletta Katsigiannis Compliance Officer firstname.lastname@example.org Ext. 1004
Dina Karieh Birth Justice Hub Advocate email@example.com Ext. 1021
Stav Levy, LCSW, SIFI Behavioral Clinical Services Manager firstname.lastname@example.org Ext. 1008
Kyla Medina SORT Coordinator email@example.com Ext. 1014
Dayonel Mejia IT Consultant firstname.lastname@example.org
Krystal Montalvo WSU Manager/Birth Justice Hub email@example.com Ext. 1019
Marilyn Mota Agency Tester firstname.lastname@example.org Ext. 1012
Maria Nogueira HRS Specialist email@example.com Ext. 1026
Jerry Otero, MA YIDU Program Coordinator firstname.lastname@example.org Ext. 1015
Carmen Pagan WSU Program Peer email@example.com Ext. 1010
Yilania Jerez Office Manager firstname.lastname@example.org Ext. 1006
Rebecca Peeler The Sanctuary/Acupuncturist email@example.com Ext. 1031
Nando Pinto Ryan White Program Manager firstname.lastname@example.org Ext. 1030
John C. Rivera Syringe Access Program/Naloxone Program email@example.com Ext. 1025
Ruben Rivera Bathroom Monitor firstname.lastname@example.org Ext. 1033
Mariela Traverso Bathroom Monitor email@example.com Ext. 1033
Anamarie Toscano Kitchen Assistant firstname.lastname@example.org
Daisy Valentine RW Care Coordinator email@example.com Ext. 1029
Johnny Velazco Bathroom Monitor firstname.lastname@example.org Ext. 1033
Kenneth Van Brackle Maintenance email@example.com
Kaity Yim Licensed Acupuncturist firstname.lastname@example.org Ext. 1031
Peer Dispensed Syringe Exchange (PDSE)
Syringe Outreach Response Team (SORT)
José Martinez Team Member
Robert Gilliard Team Member
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.