The Child Care Council of Westchester’s Board of Directors are dedicated Westchester professionals who understand the vital importance of quality early care and education, and volunteer their time and resources to support our mission.

cccw board of directors 2015


  • PRESIDENT: Craig Ruoff 
    Senior Director
    Cushman & Wakefield
  • VICE PRESIDENT:  Korey Kross
    Managing Director
    Clarfeld Financial Advisors
  • TREASURER: Sue D’Emic
    Controller & Chief Accounting Officer
    Time, Inc.
  • SECRETARY: Joan Mockler
    Director of Communications and Racial Justice
    YWCA, Greenwich


  • Dr. Gregory J. Chartier, SPHR, GPHR, Principal
    The Office of Gregory J. Chartier
  • Meg Gardinier, Senior Coordinator
    Elevate Children 
  • Lola Gazivoda, Vice President-Senior Relationship Manager
    M&T Bank
  • Felice Harris, Executive Director
    TGCW Children's Annex
  • Rob Kissner, Founder, President and CEO
    The Digital Arts Experience
  • Camille Failla Murphy, LCSW, ACSW, Founder & Director
    Women’s Research and Education Fund
  • Bryan T. Fryer, CPA, Senior Manager
    Maier Markey & Justic, LLP
  • Nicholas R. Pirrotta, CFP®, Financial Advisor
    Clarfeld Financial Advisors
  • Rori Sagal, AVP/Westchester Relationship Manager
    Greater Hudson Bank
  • Jeff Samuelson, Retired Senior Business Executive 
  • Byron Smalls, Youth Care Specialist
    White Plains Youth Bureau
  • Laura Stout Sosinsky, PhD, Sr. Research Scientist/Consultant 
    Child Trends, Inc. 
  • John Sterbenz, VP- Investments, Financial Advisor
    Wells Fargo Advisors, LLC
  • Steve Wysmuller, Weather Analytics Consultant, WW Advanced Analytics CoC Team
    IBM Corporation

Contact Us

Child Care Council of Westchester, Inc.

313 Central Park Avenue
Scarsdale, New York 10583

Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm

Phone: (914) 761-3456
Toll-Free: 1 (844) 387-7525

Fax: (914) 761-1957

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