Meet the Leadership Team

NHS/AVS Senior Leadership Team

Joseph S. Martz, Chief Executive Officer
Terrence McNelis, Executive Vice President and Managing Director, IDD Services
Sherri Portnoy, Vice President of Administrative and Professional Services, IDD Services
Alexandra Canavan, Regional Executive Director, IDD Philadelphia Waiver Services
Roland Champ, Regional Executive Director, Central PA
Rita Christner, Social Services Director
Cara Cillo, Director of Nursing & Medical Services
Carol Erzen, Staff Development Executive
Dorothy Hunter Gordon, Executive Director, Development & Communications
Gary Hoffman, Regional Executive Director, Western PA
Paula Nerone, Senior Executive Director, ICF IDD East
John Police, Director of Facilities Management
Shawn Ryan, Director of Finance


NHS/AVS Board of Directors

Joseph S. Martz, President
Robert N.C. Nix III, Esquire, Chairman, NHS Human Services, Inc.
Terrence McNelis, Vice President
Derrick Yacovelli, Treasurer/Secretary
Leah Pason, Director


NHS Executive Team

Joseph S. Martz, Chief Executive Officer
Derrick Yacovelli, Chief Financial Officer
Leah Pason, Chief Strategy Officer
Jill Garfinkle Weitz, Esq., General Counsel
Brandon Fisher, Corporate Vice President of Quality and Compliance and Chief Compliance Officer
Michael Barton, Executive Vice President and Managing Director, Behavioral Health Services
Terrence McNelis, Executive Vice President and Managing Director, IDD Services
Karen Markle, Executive Vice President and Managing Director, Education and Autism Services
Michael Ernst, Corporate Vice President, Human Resources
Trish Pisauro, Corporate Vice President of Marketing and Communications
Tom Morgan, Corporate Vice President, Information Technology
Simon Whang, Corporate Controller
Rich Yanoski, Corporate Vice President of Business Development
Malcolm Musgrove, Vice President of Children’s Services
Betty Boyd, Vice President of IDD Services in Eastern/Northeastern PA
Sherri Portnoy, Vice President of Administrative and Professional Services, IDD Services
Rebecca Mann, Vice President of Operations, Education and Autism Services
Suzanne Campbell, Vice President for Administration, Behavioral Health Services