Lifting Up Westchester’s operations are headed by a full-time Executive Director, Anahaita Kotval, and supported by a dedicated team of Program Directors as well as professional and administrative staff. Lifting Up Westchester is governed by a Board of Directors.

Board of Directors  & Affiliations    

Carol Schiro Greenwald, Vice-President
Marketing Partners

E. Barbara Wiggins, Secretary
US Army (Retired)

Michael DiNizo
Senior Relationship Manager Capital One Bank

Linda Gallo
Gallo  CPA’s, P.C.

Anahaita Kotval, Executive Director
Lifting Up Westchester

Gina Romanello
Innerspace Electronics Inc.

Helen Hamlyn, President
Language Testing International

Donna Drumm Esq., Treasurer

Diane Aparisio, MSW
Deputy Commissioner
Westchester County Government (Retired)

Joseph Gallo
Gallo CPA’s, P.C.

George Kontogiannis
Marino Partners LLP

Hannah Nelson
Hospital Executive (Retired)

Walter Simon
Chemist (Retired)