North Brunswick Brick Morristown Hackensack
30 Silverline Drive, 2nd Fl, Suite 1 1659 Route 88, Suite 2A 161 Madison Avenue, Suite 225 575 Main Street, Suite 202
North Brunswick, NJ 08902 Brick, NJ 08724 Morristown, NJ  07960 Hackensack, NJ  07601
Tel: 732-937-5437 Tel: 732-937-5437 Tel:  973-267-5192 Tel:  201-881-0069
Fax: 732-937-5540 Fax: 732-206-6245 Fax:  973-267-5216 Fax:  201-881-0070
Early Intervention: 888-653-4463
Monday - Friday 8:00am - 4:30pm Monday - Friday 8:00am - 4:30pm Monday - Friday 8:00am - 4:30pm Monday - Friday 8:00am 4:30pm
Directions Directions

CJFHC Directors

Robyn D'Oria Chief Executive Officer
Laura Taylor Deputy Director
Jocelyn Claudio Director of Administrative Services
Tom Eagan Director of Finance
Cynthia Newman Director of Regional Early Intervention Collaborative
Diana Robinson Director of Child and Adolescent Health
Laurie Navin Director of Education and Community Engagement
Ann Mruk Asst. Director of Professional Development
Shakira Linzey Director Reproductive Health & Childhood Initiatives

Hackensack Office Staff

Grow NJ Kids Technical Assistance Center - North

Lisa Bresson Program Manager
Nagwa Elsamra Senior Technical Assistance Specialist
Lori Richwood Technical Assistance Specialist
Open Position Technical Assistance Specialist
Maribel Tapia Technical Assistance Specialist
Jadielle Wright Technical Assistance Specialist
Gabriela Paz Incentive Coordinator


Morristown Office Staff

Grow NJ Kids Technical Assistance Center - North

Eve Robinson Program Supervisor
Melissa Rivera-Serna Program Manager
Jennifer Bickar Technical Assistance Specialist
Stephanie Boysen Senior Technical Assistance Specialist
Rachelle De Los Reyes Technical Assistance Specialist
Darline Dowdy Senior Technical Assistance Specialist
Grace Gaillardin-Jouan Technical Assistance Specialist
Lori Harrje Technical Assistance Specialist
Amanda Persaud Technical Assistance Specialist
Jaymi Pfeil Technical Assistance Specialist
Ashlee Saro Technical Assistance Specialist
Christie Smith Senior Technical Assistance Specialist
Judith Valdez Technical Assistance Specilaist
Daisy Linares Executive Assistant

Tinton Falls Office Staff

 Administrative Staff

Diana Robinson Director of Child and Adolescent Health

Child Care Health Consultants

Judi Connor Lead Health Consultant - Central Region
Sherri Begleiter Health Consultant - Southern Region
Tracey Owate Health Consultant - Northern Region
Tracy Nunez Health Consultant - Northeast Region
Araceli Grande Administrative Assistant

Fetal Infant Mortality Review

Sheryl Dwyer

Fetal Infant Mortality Review Coordinator

NJIIS Recruitment and Training

Patricia Kaiser NJIIS Program Coordinator/NJIIS Recruiter and Trainer

NJIIS Interoperability

Claudia Arredondo NJIIS Statewide Interoperability Coordinator

Teen Health Initiatives

Amy Smuro Manager, Teen Health Initiatives
Ana Pena TOP® Facilitator
Jocelyn Rodriguez TOP® Facilitator

Perinatal Addictions

Deena Cohen Project Director, Opioid Addictions

Perinatal Mood Disorder Initiative    

Mariella Flores  PPD Support Worker

North Brunswick Staff

Administrative Staff

Robyn D’Oria Chief Executive Officer
Laura Taylor Deputy Director
Thomas Eagan Director of Finance
Cynthia Newman Director of Regional Early Intervention Collaborative
Jocelyn Claudio Director of Administrative Services
Laurie Navin Director of Professional Development & Community Engagement
Ann Mruk Asst. Director of Professional Development
Shakira Linzey Director of Early Childhood and Health Initiatives
Cheryl McFarland Director of Data and Evaluation
Melissa Garcia Data Analyst
Carly Worman Ryan Data Analyst
Peter Balog Finance Assistant
Frances Lo Raso Assistant to the CEO/Office Manager
Gerard San Antonio Administrative Assistant
Larry Lyons Marketing and Communications Strategist

Central Intake - Healthy Women, Healthy Families

Isabel Colon Central Intake Specialist
Open Central Intake Specialist
Shaila Montero Castro Central Intake Specialist
Zoe Castro Central Intake Specialist

Education and Professional Development

Ann Mruk Assistant Director of Professional Development
Ellen Maughan Project Director, Breastfeeding

Healthy Families

Ediza Lahoz Valentino Program Supervisor
Angela Berreta Family Support Worker
Marisol Carmona Family Support Worker
Lynda Cuevas Family Support Worker
Madeline Mejias Family Support Worker
Indhira Pena Family Support Worker
Sylvia Velez Family Support Worker

Healthy Women, Healthy Families

Markia Francis Community Health Worker
Maria Monteagudo Community Health Worker
Martha Marquez Community Health Worker
Connie Santos Community Health Worker
Mia Sapp Community Health Worker
Ashley Watson Community Health Worker

NJIIS Quality Assurance

Eltonette Byrd Quality Assurance Specialist
Yolanda Loney Quality Assurance Specialist
Michell Mensah NJIIS Data Quality & Interface Specialist
Tracy Scott Quality Assurance Specialist

Perinatal Addictions

Roseann Cervelli Perinatal Risk Reduction Specialist
Debbie Riscica Perinatal Risk Reduction Coordinator

Perinatal Mood Disorder Initiative

Pat Vena Program Coordinator
Kathy Donaldson Nurse Consultant
Karen Stern Health Educator

Teen Health Initiatives

Zully Almonte TOP® Facilitator
Lismarie Acevedo TOP® Statewide Coordinator

Regional Early Intervention Collaborative (REIC)

Amanda Plata REIC Administrative Assistant
Jennifer Blanchette McConnell Technical Assistant and Training Coordinator  
Karen Louis Family Support Manager  
Cynthia Newman Director, Regional Early Intervention Collaborative  


Diane Bettinger Data Clerk  
Anuja Parekh Data Specialist
Andrew Wintringham Data Manager
Kwang-Hui Yearwood Data Specialist  

EI Mercer Service Coordination

Lauren Campbell Service Coordinator  
Stacey Goldberg Mercer SCU Unit Manager  
Darrah Hummel Service Coordinator
Judy Levitt-Yates Service Coordinator  
Jessica Mauk Service Coordinator
Johanie Salomon Service Coordinator
Pamela Wade Service Coordinator
Ingrid Vasquez Service Coordinator

REIC Referral Unit

Sheyna Britton SPOE Service Coordinator
Karen Armas Landau SPOE Service Coordinator Associate
Kristina Montague SPOE Manager
Daniel Heitner SPOE Service Coordinator
Elise Horowitz-Case SPOE Service Coordinator  
Deborah Cohen SPOE Service Coordinator
Constance Morin SPOE Service Coodinator
 Nirali Patel SPOE Service Coordinator Associate
Barbara Smith SPOE Service Coordinator  
 Willian Fernandez SPOE Administrative Assistant
Nicole Washington SPOE Administrative Assistant

Safe Kids New Jersey- Founded by Johnson & Johnson

Carol Ann Giardelli Director

Early Childhood Specialists

Allison Goldschlag-Reinking Early Childhood Specialist Supervisor
Janessa Gray Early Childhood Specialist
Claritza Pena Early Childhood Specialist

 ECCS Impact CoiiN

 Ariana Nunez Program Coordinator