TLC-gplus-profile-laurenLauren Spiker, M. Ed.
Executive Director



Kelly Callahan
TLC – Buffalo Program Coordinator




TLC-gplus-profile-mattMatt Sengbusch
Web and Design

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Board of Directors

Charles Cote, M. S. W., President
Clinical Social Worker, private practice, Rochester, NY, bereaved parent

Tim Hern, CPA, Chief Financial Officer
Rizzo, Digiacco & Hern, CPA’s LLC, Rochester, NY

Joseph Norman, Secretary
The Berry Company, Rochester, NY

Ian Smith, Director
Gerard P. Smith Insurance Co.

Eric Iglewski, MSW, Director
Social Worker, Mary Gooley Hemophilia Center, Rochester General Hospital, Rochester, NY

Steve Synesael, Director
13 WHAM TV, Rochester, NY

Jennifer Arnold, Director
Excellus Blue Cross Blue Shield, Rochester, NY

Julie Allen, Director
The Summit Federal Credit Union, Rochester, NY

Tim Pellittiere, Director
Pellittiere & Jonsson Law Office, PLLC

Kristen Jonsson, Director
Pellittiere & Jonsson Law Office, PLLC

Lauren Spiker, Director
Executive Director, Melissa’s Living Legacy Teen Cancer Foundation

Medical Advisory Board

Archie Bleyer, M.D.
Adolescent and Young Adult Oncologist, Medical Advisor, Cancer Treatment Center, St. Charles Medical Center, Bend, OR; Adolescent and Young Adult Oncologist, Oregon Health and Sciences University, Portland, OR; and Director, CureSearch/National Childhood Cancer Foundation, Bethesda, MD, and Arcadia, CA.

David Korones, M.D.
Pediatric Hematology/Oncology and Pediatrics, Golisano Children’s Hospital at Strong, Rochester, NY

O.J. Sahler, M.D.
Professor of Pediatrics, Psychiatry, Medical Humanities, & Oncology at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry; Director of Psychosocial Services in Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, Golisano Children’s Hospital at Strong, Rochester, NY

Sue Ogle, MSN, CPNP
Nurse Manager, Outpatient Oncology, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

Erin Baylor, MSN, PNP
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner; Associate Clinical Professor, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY

Professional Advisors

Ralph J. (Buz) Code, III, Esq.
Boylan, Brown, Code, Vigdor, Wilson, LLP, Rochester, NY

Richard Ottalagana
Retired Executive PAETEC Communications, Rochester, NY

Michael Russo, CPA
Director, Freed, Maxick, Battaglia CPA’s, Rochester, NY


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