Board Members

We are very appreciative of Sinergia’s Board of Directors, which has demonstrated true leadership and vision. The majority of our Board is composed of parents who are committed to our mission, have deep roots in our community, have first-hand experience in raising children with special needs, and are experts at navigating the systems and resources necessary for children to attain the quality of life. The members truly represent and are dedicated to the people they serve.

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To all of Sinergia's contributors, we thank you for your support! Please continue to participate and contribute your talents in whatever form you are able. With your help, we can provide the services and supports to Sinergia’s children, adults, and families that are central to our mission. Let us continue this work for many years to come.


Johnny C. Rivera, President

Anem Volcy, 1st Vice President

Christine C. Lewis, 2nd Vice President

Ana Koessler, Treasurer

Dora Mendez, Secretary 

Allison Abreu

Bernice Moro, Ph.D.

Carmen Pagan

Josefina Rosario

Maria Figueroa

Robin S. Brown

Sharon Moore

Wendell P. Brown




Lore Barcelona, Executive Director/CEO

Milca Takata, Deputy Executive Director /COO/CTO

Chester Misaki, Chief Financial Officer

Any Nunez, Comptroller

Lenny Moise, Human Resources Director/ CHRO