"I am a parent of a young man with autism and I work in a Distrct 75 school of children with severe disabilities. My background is in the law. I formaly work in the court system and I private practice. My advocacy skills were homed in the Staten Island Federation of PTAs were I was the the special education chair for several years. I am honored to be a part of Straight from the Heart International, Inc, and look forward to doing all I can to help the children of Africa get what they need and deserve."
I am a native Staten Islander who graduated from St. Joseph Hill Academy, the State University of NY at Bringhamton (BA History/Medieval Studies), the University of Toronto (MA Medieval Studies) and New York Law School (JD), admitted to the NY and NJ bars, volunteered with Our Lady of Good Counsel Church "Stew Crew" and with the Boy Scout Troop 37, and a former LaLeche Leaque leader and PTA president at the Hungerford School P721/R.