Staff directory

JFS Staff are known for their spirit of compassion and caring.

Please feel free to contact a staff member below by sending an email or call 413.737.2601.

Administration

Maxine Stein, MSW President & CEO
Ellen Hatzakis Chief Financial Officer
Claudia Ryan Administrative Assistant
Marisol Puente Accounts Receivable Clerk
Mary Lou Rice Accountant
Mary Petrone Finance & Human Resource Administrator
Lori Friedman, MBA Marketing & Development Coordinator

Behavioral Health

Karen Reiniger, LICSW Director of Behavioral Health Services
Mohamoud "Mo" Abdiraham, MSW Assitant Director of Behavorial Health Services
Cathy Chandler, LICSW Older Adult Services Coordinator, Clinical Social Worker/Clinician Outpatient Services
Jill Goldstein, MSW, LICSW Social Worker/Clinician
Mohamed Salama, MS, CAGS In-Home Therapy Master's Level Clinician Refugee Mental Health
Nancy Simons, LMHC LMHC Clinician/Supervisor
Deborah Stier, PhD Psychologist Outpatient Services
Marie Tiffany, LICSW Clinical Social Worker (Berkshire county)
Rosalind Torrey, MPH Program Coordinator (Hampshire & Franklin county)
Diane Vankevich, MS In-Home Therapy Master's Level Clinician Refugee Mental Health
Kara Zablotsky, LICSW In-Home Therapy Master's Level Clinician/Supervisor Refugee Mental Health

Elder Guardianship  & Conservatorship

Ann Carson Elder Guardianship Program Director
Heidi Curboy Guardianship Case Manager
Christine Roncolato Guardianship Case Manager

New American Program

Sara Bedford, MPA, New American Program Director
Robert Radin, MFA, ESL and Citizenship Program Director
Saad Abduljabbar,MEd CAGS Refugee Community Support Program (CSP) Director
Tatyana Abashina Employment Coordinator
Adan Abdi Family Support Specialist, Refugee Resettlement Case Specialist/CSP
Chandra Acharya Family Support Specialist
Tara Adhikari CSP/IHT Refugee Mental Health, Family Support Specialist
Yasmin Ahmed, (MSW Intern), IHT Master's Level Clinician, Refugee Mental Health, Family Support Specialist
Nasra Ali CSP/IHT Refugee Mental Health, Family Support Specialist
Abdul Alqaisy Refugee Resettlement Case Specialist/CSP
Alda Balbino Refugee Resettlement Coordinator
Ayesha Camino-Petkus Immigration Specialist
Kevin Darjee CSP/IHT Refugee Mental Health, Family Support Specialist
Marc Dulaimy, MBA  Naturalization Specialist/School Impact Grant/CSP, Family Support Specialist
Prasad Dulal CSP/IHT Refugee Mental Health, Family Support Specialist 
Natasha Emya Preferred Communities Coordinator
Jean Paul Gatete CSP/IHT/TM Refugee Mental Health, Family Support Specialist 
Durga Giri Employment Specialist/Refugee Resettlement Case Specialist/CSP, Family Support Specialist
Ehkamwee Say Greeno CSP/IHT Refugee Mental Health, Family Support Specialist
Mandhoj Gurung CSP/IHT Refugee Mental Health, Family Support Specialist
Janet Kaplan-Bucciarelli, PhD Career Development Specialist
Rose Karigirwa Family Support Specialist
Eglal Mohamed CSP/IHT Refugee Mental Health, Family Support Specialist
El mostafa Naciri
CSP Refugee Mental Health/Resettlement Caseworker, Family Support Specialist
Reeta Rana CSP/IHT Refugee Mental Health, Family Support Specialist
Mariam Saleh CSP/IHT Refugee Mental Health, Family Support Specialist
Kathleen Schindler Naturalization Specialist
Nasrin Shafiani CSP/IHT Refugee Mental Health/Resettlement Caseworker, Family Support Specialist
Farzaneh Taghizadeh CSP/IHT Refugee Mental Health/Resettlement Caseworker, Family Support Specialist
Taran Tiwari Research Assistant

For more information or to get involved, call 413.737.2601 or email info@jfswm.org.

*Last updated August 15, 2018.