Board Of Directors (2016-2017)

Dale Sinesi, President
Co-owner/partner Muzi Motors, Inc/Triton Car Washes
Related Experience: NICU parent support board member and trauma support counselor, Diaconate and stewardship leader and COO of church Finance, Community service program directorships, System and organizational development in corporate structures
Infant loss, Volunteer Facilitator at Jeff’s Place

Rick Kaplan, Vice-President
President, RE/MAX Executive Realty Commercial Division
Related Experience: Corporate Engagement and Client Relations
Sibling loss, past Volunteer Facilitator

Wayne A. Janelle, Treasurer
Senior Vice President – Commercial Bank Group, Middlesex Savings Bank
Related Experience: Board Development and Governance, Management Coach Corporate Engagement; Children’s Chapel leader at Grace Episcopal Church

Amanda Wright, Secretary
Attorney, Life & Career Coach
Related Experience: Legal and Governance, Advocacy
Sibling loss

Jessica Deckinger
Vice President, Head of Marketing, Merchant Customer Exchange
Related Experience: Marketing, Entrepreneurial
Parental/Guardian loss

Chris German
Global Financial Controller – Xcerra Corporation, a $400M publicly-traded semiconductor test equipment company based in Norwood, MA.
Related Experience: Previous board member/treasurer – Apple Valley Montessori School – Sudbury, MA; financial management; CPA certification in MA.
Parental loss, Volunteer Facilitator

Jake Montoya
Harvard University Class of 2017 Concentration in Economics with a Secondary Field in Energy & Environment
Investment Banking Summer Analyst at Citi
Related Experience: Founded non-profit named “Eye-Care” which donated used eyeglasses to children in Costa Rica. Extensive work with children and teens at the Emilson YMCA through work as a camp counselor, as well as referee and volunteer coach.

Sheldon Prenovitz
President, Administrative Business Resources
Related Experience: Previous Board Member of social service agency, Chamber of Commerce
Dinner Host at Jeff’s Place

Wendy Price
Copywriter and Volunteer Manager, Caritas Communities
Consultant, Integrity Merchant Solutions
Related Experience: Former President of Friends of Wayland Youth and Family Services, extensive work with vulnerable children and teens
Former volunteer facilitator of parent and partner loss groups

Daniel Scott
Director of Finance, American Student Assistance
Related Experience: Jeff’s Place parent, Comfort Zone Camp parent and volunteer, Youth Basketball Treasurer and Coach, Budgeting & Planning
Child Loss

Jennifer Kaplan Schreiber, LICSW, Fellow in thanatology
Founding Director, Jeff’s Place
Founder, FRIENDS WAY, Warwick, RI
Related Experience: Nonprofit management, Licensed Clinician, Researcher, Doctoral Candidate at Simmons College School of Social Work, Clinical Director at Experience Camps- overnight camps for grieving boys
Sibling loss