Senior Staff

Patrice Picard
Chief Executive Officer
Ayo Sanderson-Wilson
Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President
Ana Prado
Chief Financial Officer
Linda Murphy
Executive Director of Operations & Outreach
Gwenn Heller-DellaPelle
Director of Development

Board of Directors

Board Chair

Ann is the founder and President of the Sweetie Pig Foundation, which spreads joy and happiness by giving people tools to improve their lives through education, human services, and recreation.

First Board Vice Chair

David is a Founder and Partner of Normandy Real Estate Partners. As one of the nation’s leading real estate private equity firms, Normandy owns and operates one of the largest diversified real estate portfolios in the Northeast/Mid-Atlantic region.

Second Board Vice Chair

William Skrzat is senior vice president of compensation, benefits and HRMS for Wyndham Worldwide, one of the world’s largest hospitality companies, and is responsible for all global strategy and activities related to employee compensation, benefits and human resources management systems.

Board Treasurer

Kreamer is a Managing Partner of Station Partners, LLC, Morristown, NJ-based private investment firm focused on lower-middle market buyouts, recapitalizations, and growth equity investments.

Biography Dr. Judy Banks is a lifelong resident of Morris County, New Jersey. She is a graduate of Morristown High School, The College of St Elizabeth, and Meharry Medical School in Nashville, TN. Dr. Banks is a Board Certified Obstetrician/Gynecologist.…

Joe is the President of Leading Edge Aviation Solutions, LLC, a corporate aircraft brokerage, acquisition and consulting firm with headquarters in Parsippany.

Joe has over 20 years of experience in law and is a partner with Lowenstein Sandler LLP. He represents clients from a broad range of industries.

Cheryl joins Cornerstone Family Programs Board with over 25 years of experience in advertising, consumer packaged goods (CPG) marketing, and consulting for start-ups, small businesses, non-profit organizations and political campaigns.


Mark is an experienced financial services executive who has spent 25 years growing businesses, managing assets, as well as raising and lending capital. He began his career with First Federal Savings and Loan of Rochester and Chase Manhattan in marketing…

Biography Vice President MetLife – DD&BD CFO and Head of Group Benefits FP&A Brian Kiel is a Vice President in Metlife’s Group Benefits CFO organization. In his current role, Brian serves as the CFO to the Distribution Development & Benefits…

In addition to Cornerstone, Karen is on the board of Duke Gardens and Blue Path Service Dogs. Previous boards include St. Philip’s Academy, The Foundation for Morristown Medical Center and Harding Land Trust.


Kerry Mowry lives in Morristown with her husband, Chris, and their family. Kerry is the Director of Corporate and Foundation Relations for Overlook Medical Center, a member of Atlantic Health System.

Kathleen started her 30+ year career with General Electric in 1985 on the Technical Leadership Program and had assignments with GE Industrial and Power Systems in Florham Park, New Jersey and Schenectady, NY.


Lydia is a former elementary school teacher at the Trinity School in Manhattan and the Dwight-Englewood School in Englewood, NJ.

Andy is the second-generation owner and President of A.J. O’Connor Associates (AJO), an HR consulting firm that was founded in New Jersey in 1983.

Virginia rejoins the Board of Cornerstone Family Programs after serving 13 years.

Michael is president of Salerno Duane Auto Group, a new car dealership group headquartered in Morris County and serving the community since 1971.

Prior to retiring in 2012, Todd was Senior Vice President and CFO at C.R. Bard, Inc., a global leader in the field of medical devices.


Biography Alan joined Whittle School & Studios in November 2018. In this role he is responsible for designing and implementing the global HR policies and programs for both the Headquarters and Campus teams. Working closely with the Executive Team, Alan…

Maryanne joined Solix in 2015 as the SVP, Chief Human Resources Officer.

Corporate Leadership Council

Shannon O’Connor Bock
A.J. O'Connor Associates, Inc.
Kyle D. Bolden
Ernst & Young LLP
Mark Cortazzo
MACRO Consulting Group
Bill Diana
Marsh & McLennan Agency
Mary Dougherty
Lisa Donnelly Hankes, Esq.
Donnelly Minter & Kelly, LLC
Lee S. Holtzman
McCarter & English Attorneys at Law
J. Michael Hopkins
Meghan M. Hunscher
Morris County Chamber of Commerce
Roger B. Jones
Valley National Bank
Joel Kraus
Kraus Marketing
Paul J. Krump
Chubb Group
Joseph M. Longo
Longo Electrical-Mechanical, Inc.
John Mahoney
Vincent G. Maffucci, Chair
Merrill Lynch Wealth Management
Chris Mehlfelder
UPS i-parcel
Frank Monfalcone
MetLife Investment Management
Margan Mulvaney
Brian Murphy
Mechelle Olidge-Evans
Dazzle Occasions
Alex Vitro