For All Seasons Welcomes Six New Board Members | national news

EASTON – For All Seasons welcomed six new members to its Board of Directors: Kamari A. Collins of Easton; Aimee Dietsch, DHSc, of Easton; Gary Goldstein, MD, of St. Michaels; Leonard Wolf, CPA, RIA, of Easton; Michael T. Flaherty, Ph.D., of Tilghman; and Elizabeth Spurry, CFP, CTFA, de Trappe.

“These new board members bring a wealth of experience in their various fields of endeavor and years of community service. We are delighted that they are serving on our Board of Directors and supporting our organization during a period of significant growth in our history, ”said Beth Anne Langrell, CEO of For All Seasons.

Collins is the Vice President of Student Success and Enrollment Management at Chesapeake College. He has more than 20 years of experience in college and community. He was previously Vice President of Student Affairs at Springfield Technical Community College in Springfield, Massachusetts, and Director of Youth and Education Programs at the Urban League of Springfield Inc. in Springfield. He is pursuing a doctorate in education with a concentration in higher education administration at Northeastern University in Boston. He received a Master of Science in Human Services with a concentration in Organizational Management and Leadership and a Bachelor of Science in Movement and Sport Studies, both from Springfield College. His civic involvement includes serving as a director of the Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts and a board member of Children’s Study Home, Hispanic Educational Technology Services, and the Urban League of Springfield Inc.

Dietsch is a health policy analyst in the Maryland Department of Health and also an assistant professor at Liberty University. She is currently completing a double doctorate in health sciences / certificate in health professions education at the University of Indianapolis, completing a thesis on mothers with postpartum depression and their decision-making in health care. health during their child’s first year of life. Dietsch spent a semester with For All Seasons as an administrative intern supporting the development of educational programs in the agency’s Center for Learning. She holds a Master of Arts in Forensic Psychology from Argosy University in Pittsburgh and a Bachelor of Science in Social Psychology from Park University in Charleston, South Carolina. She also holds a Certificate in Effective Supervisory Management from the School of Government at the University of North Carolina. His volunteer work has included the New Hanover Regional Medical Center and Vintage Values.

Goldstein is Emeritus Professor of Neurology and Pediatrics at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and former President and CEO of the Kennedy Krieger Institute, an academic partner of Johns Hopkins University. During his 30-year tenure, Goldstein transformed the Kennedy Krieger Institute into one of the world’s most recognized centers for children and young adults with developmental disabilities. Its innovative programs included a comprehensive autism research and treatment center; a state-of-the-art rehabilitation and research center for head and spinal cord injuries; and a research center for advanced MRI brain imaging. The Institute’s Child Behavioral Psychology program has grown into one of the largest in the country. He received his medical degree from the University of Chicago and completed his residencies in pediatrics (University of Minnesota, Minneapolis), neurology (Stanford, Palo Alto) and childhood neurology (Johns Hopkins). He was a founding board member and first scientific director of AutismSpeaks, a member of the scientific advisory board of the Cerebral Palsy Foundation, and was recognized by The Daily Record as one of the Influential Marylanders of 2018.

Wolf is a Chartered Accountant and Chartered Investment Advisor who is currently Senior Director and Managing Director of Tax Practice, The Wolf Group, PC, and Founding Director of Wolf Group Capital Advisors, which provides financial planning and development / high quality portfolio management. services. During his early years at The Wolf Group, he focused his practice on meeting the needs of the international community, including organizations such as the World Bank, the International Monetary Fund, the Organization of American States, the United Nations. , NATO and others. Wolf has chaired international tax committees and held various leadership positions in global business organizations. He received a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Pennsylvania State University. He is a member of the board of directors and active participant of several non-profit organizations dedicated to serving the community, with a focus on meeting the mental health needs of underserved populations and has founded or co-founded several entities in non-profit, serving homeless families, people with mental health problems. , and others.

Flaherty, a clinical psychologist with over 38 years of practice, founded the Institute for Research, Education and Training in the Addictions in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. A pioneering leader in building a science of recovery, over the past 10 years he has helped design models of improved community care across the country. He is currently Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Annapolis Behavioral Workforce Development Coalition and Subject Matter Expert at the SAMHSA Military, Veteran and Family Technical Assistance Center. In 2017, Flaherty worked with a local church and a provider to organize the “Healthy Tilghman Project,” a collaboration of the United Methodist Church of Tilghman and the For All Seasons Behavioral Health and Crisis Center to provide health services. mental health, addiction and health to those living in the Mid-Shore and Bay Hundred community. He is a retired Captain (Surface Warfare) in the US Naval Reserve with 27 years of active and reserve service. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy and Psychology from Pennsylvania State University, and an Master of Arts and Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from Duquesne University.

Spurry of Trappe, CFP, CTFA is the Founder and CEO of Tred Avon Family Wealth, a wealth management, financial planning and family office firm in Easton. She worked in financial services for 25 years. Spurry hails from the East Coast, with family in Talbot, Wicomico and Somerset counties. She graduated from Johns Hopkins University with a Bachelor of Arts in English Literature and Washington College with a Master of Arts in English. Spurry sits on the Board of Directors of the Academy Art Museum, the Finance Committee of For All Seasons, and the Board of Directors of the Women and Girls Fund. Previously, she served on the Boards of Directors of the Harbor Club of the Eastern Shore, Easton Rotary, Sultana Foundation, Chesapeake Chamber Music, Evergreen Cove, For All Seasons and the Mercersburg Academy Alumni Council, and participated in Shore Leadership.

For All Seasons provides mental health and victim services to children, adults and families in Mid-Shore. Services are offered in English and Spanish and include therapy, psychiatry, victim advocacy, and 24-hour hotlines.

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