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Vera house, Inc.
executive leadership

Chief Executive Officer 
Daquetta P. Jones
Chief Operations Officer
Tricia Matthews
Chief Financial Officer
Dana Zanders

Chief Human Resources Officer
Karen Benenati

Director of Development
Carrie Veley 

Marketing and Communications
For marketing and communications, please e-mail communications@verahouse.org.
Volunteer Program
To learn more about volunteering, please e-mail info@verahouse.org.

Vera House, Inc. Board of Directors Officers

President
Dawn Penson • National Federation of the Blind

1st Vice President

Kyle Metzler  National Grid

2nd Vice President

Kamesha Graves • Velocity Clinical Research 

Treasurer

Susan Petrosillo  The Bonadio Group, LLP   

Secretary

Stefanie Savory  AccessCNY

Board of Directors

Nelisha Barron  Carrier Enterprise

Monica Coles  Pinnacle, LLC

Sapna Kollali  Madison-Oneida BOCES

Emilija Postolovska  CenterState CEO

Sandra Russell  New York State Office of Information Technology                                                              

Agency Counsel
Katie Centolella, Esq.