Many talented people provide guidance and expertise at Gilda’s Club Westchester.

Board of Directors

Carole Bass, Esq.

Julie Monroe, MD
Vice President

Rosalind M. Gordon, Esq.

Stephen C. Chapin

Cindy Valk-Danish
Immediate Past President

Tracey Aaron
Susan M. Barossi
Doreen Davidowitz
Preston Farr
Lorraine Feldman, Esq.
Nancy Greene
Jonathan Litt
Dru Pyne*
Matt Stolper
Dwight Tierney
Suzanne Yearley

Emeritus Board

Carol Bennett
Barbara Bennett-Rones*
Bede Levinson
Robin Poses Markell
Joyce Neibart
Gary A. Schnorr
Laurie Thomas
Gil Wang
Susie Wang


Robin Poses Markell
Susie Wang

Chief Executive Officer

Melissa Lang, DrPH, MPH

*In Memoriam

Advisory Council

Patrice Ingrassia
Bernard Kimberg
Bede Levinson, Emeritus Board
Joyce Neibart, Emeritus Board
Robin Poses Markell, Emeritus Board
Gary A. Schnorr, Emeritus Board
Laurie Thomas, Emeritus Board
David Walke
Gil Wang, Emeritus Board
Richard Witten

Medical Resource Council

A select group of highly respected men and women, who are recognized as experts in their health care fields, are appointed to the Medical Resource Council. Individuals on the Council recognize the importance of social and emotional support when cancer impacts a family. They commit to further the mission and goals of Gilda’s Club Westchester by referring club members, sharing expertise and advocating for the needs of those living with cancer.

The following physicians have supported Gilda’s Club Westchester since its inception in 2001. We are grateful for their amazing expertise and service.

Bernard Bernhardt, M.D.
Hematology Oncology
Advanced Oncology Association/Sound Shore Medical Center

Tauseef Ahmed, M.D.
Hematology Oncology
Westchester Medical Center

Roy H. Ashikari, M.D.
Surgical Oncology
Ashikari Breast Center/Community Hospital at Dobbs Ferry

Gino Bottino, M.D.
Hematology Oncology
Mount Kisco Medical Group/Northern Westchester Hospital

Barry Boyd, M.D.
Medical Oncology
Greenwich Hospital

Andrew B. Brown, M.D.
Hematology Oncology
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

Avi Einzig, M.D.
Medical Oncology
Advanced Oncology Association/The Jack D. Weiler Hospital of the Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Shari Glickstein, M.D.
Internal Medicine
White Plains Hospital Center

Abraham Mittelman, M.D.
Medical Oncology
Northern Westchester Hospital/Phelps Memorial Hospital Center

Julie Monroe, M.D.
Medical Oncology
White Plains Hospital Center

Sarah Sadan, M.D.
Medical Oncology
White Plains Hospital Center

Randy Stevens, M.D.
Radiation Oncology
Dickstein Cancer Treatment Center

Alfred Tinger, M.D.
Radiation Oncology
21st Century Oncology/St. John’s Hospital

Mark I. Weinberger, PhD, MPH
Private Practice