Eileen Reardon, Executive Director
Eileen oversees the BIANYS operations, including fiscal management, board development, strategic planning and program development.
Allison Barna, Membership Coordinator
Allison oversees the membership division of BIANYS.
Tory Chalmers, Neuro-Resource Facilitation Coordinator
Tory supports the needs of our chapters and support groups around New York State, in addition to providing resources, support and connections to community-based programs for brain injury survivors, their families and caregivers through the Continuum of Care for Neuro-Resource Facilitation.
Joshua Sedgwick, Finance & Administration Manager
Joshua assists the Director of Finance & Administrative in fiscal and human resource matters.
Kristin Griffin, Director of Finance & Administration
Kristin oversees the fiscal and human resources division of BIANYS.
Michelle Kellen, Professional Development Manager
Michelle is responsible for all professional development programs for the organization, including the Professional Symposium, Annual Conference, quarterly webinars and any corporate partnership/grant opportunities that involve educational training.
Christina LeBeau, Director of Advocacy & Engagement
Christina works to increase awareness as well as campaign for public policy changes to improve and expand public policies regarding brain injury.
Jeanne Shary, Rockland Recreation Coordinator
Jeanne works to provide social and recreational opportunities to individuals with brain injury in Rockland County.
Karen Thomas, CBIST, Senior Director of Programs
Karen oversees the Continuum of Care for Neuro-Resource Facilitation, FACTS Program and supervises all FACTS Coordinators in the field. Karen also provides the professional development training for those who are interested in becoming a Certified Brain Injury Specialist. (CBIS)