Staff | Board | Advisory

Board of Directors:
  • Steve Goldstein - Board Chair
    President
    Payroll Management Solutions, Inc.

  • Sebastian Igreti - Vice-Chair
    President
    TechMD

  • Machelle Thompson - PT, NHA - Treasurer
    President and CEO
    Keen Home Care

  • Deborah Fabricant - Secretary
    Of Council
    Boutwell Fay

  • Helen G. Dolas, MS, MT-BC - ex officio
    Founder and Chief Executive Officer
    Able Arts Work

Members at Large:

Janine Frisco Poletti Attorney Brandmeyer Gilligan & Dockstader, LLP 

Jay Dworsky Owner Bodegas Marilena

Shannon Jenkins Partner TLD Law

Lillian Romero-Gomez President Baker Romero & Associates 


Honorary Members:

Remo Belli, in Memoriam CEO Remo, Inc. 

Vicki Marks Community Leader

Bill McConnell,  in Memoriam Partner Onisko & Scholz

Linda Wallace, MBA, CLU, ChFC, RNBoard Chair Emeritus/Owner Linda L. Wallace Financial & Insurance Solutions

 

 


Staff

Able ARTS Work's (formerly known as Arts & Services for Disabled, Inc.) team of instructors and therapists are visual artists, music therapists, performers and expressive arts therapists who are professionals in their discipline.   Our team is inspired by out-of-the box thinking and wholeheartedly understands the intimate relationship between self-discovery and the creativity of each individual.


Creative Arts Advisory Council

Anne Bennion MFA Chair, Fashion Knitwear Design Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising 

Rick Berry MBA Musician Partner, Long Beach Works 

Nicole Cavanaugh IIDA Ergonomic Designer Owner, Cavanaugh Design Group 

Peter Deneff Composer, Producer, Musician, Music Director and Principal, Deneff Music Music Instructor, Cypress College 

Dave Ribble Co-Principal, Stand-Out Marketing 

Gaye Kruger Ribble Performer and Producer Co-Principal, Stand-Out Marketing 

Lynn Robison Executive Director, Fender Music Foundation 

Pam Dunne Ph.D., RDT/BCT Director, Drama Therapy Institute of Los Angeles 

Carlos Silveira Ph.D. Art InstructorDirector Summer Art Camps, Director Service Learning Program, CSULB

Wellness and Research Advisory Council 

Angelo Belli MD Family Medicine Physician 

Ron Borczon MT-BC Director, Dept. of Music Therapy, CSUN,  Instructor, Classical Guitar 

Carolyn Braddock MA PC Founder, Braddock Body Process 

Marka Burns MA Retired Emeritus Lecturer & Instruction in Art Education, Single Subject (Art) Supervisor Student Teacher, CSULB 

Diane Deneff RN Health Educator 

Frank Fitzpatrick Social Entrepreneur / Creativity Consultant, Award-winning Producer, Music, Film & Integrated Media Strategies 

Nancy Foster former first lady of Long Beach Mental Health Advocate 

Marquita Grenot-Scheyer Ph.D. Dean, College of Education, CSULB 

Joan Hanks RN Director (ret.), ICU/CCU Long Beach Memorial Medical Center 

Alyssa Janney MBA Director, HealthRhythms at REMO, Inc.