Executives and Management

The myriad of services and programs offered by WISE & Healthy Aging are overseen by the the members of the executive and management team listed below.  Click on the name to learn more about each individual.


President and CEO
Grace Cheng Braun, MSPH

Chief Financial Officer
Charles Hardie, MBA, CPA

Vice President, Elder Abuse Prevention & Ombudsman Services
Molly Davies, MSW

Vice President for Contracts Administration
Kathleen Osburn, MS

Vice President, Community-Based Services
Phyllis Amaral, PhD

Director, Care Management 
Melanie Gironda, MSW, PhD

Director, Long-Term Care Ombudsman Services
Michelle Parrella, LCSW

Clinical Director, Mental Health Services
Jennifer Levine, PsyD

Co-Director, Peer Counseling Program 
Shelia Segal, MFT

Co-Director, Peer Counseling Program
Donna Lane, PsyD

Director, Training & Education
Miriam Caiden, MSG, PhD

Chief Activities & Events Officer, Club 1527 
Candace Shivers

Director, Program Development & Community Relations
Suzanne Peckels

Director, Operations 
Carmen Skinner

Director, Human Resources 
Bridgett Labat Benmosche, MA, PHR