Meet Our Staff

Neurology
Neuropsychology
Behavior
Creative Arts
Research
Leadership

Neurology Team

Mark Mintz, MD

Pediatric Neurologist, President, CEO, & Founder of CNNH

    Ronald Barabas, MD

    Pediatric Neurologist

      Ralph Gallo, MD

      Developmental Pediatrician and Sleep Medicine Specialist

        Roger Kurlan, MD

        Neurologist

          Lawrence Laveman, MD

          Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrician

            Jeff Keating, PhD

            VP, Senior Scientist and Information Technology
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              Kim Catterall, R-EEG-T

              EEG Technician

                Laura Szklarski, BS, R-EEG-T

                EEG Technician

                  Neuropsychology Team

                  Gregory Alberts, PhD

                  Neuropsychologist, Director of Neuropsychology Services

                    Michelle Humm, PhD

                    Pediatric Neuropsychologist

                      Greg Witkin, PhD

                      Neuropsychologist

                        Sara Shane, PsyD, LPC

                        Licensed Professional Counselor, Post-Doctoral Resident

                          Jennifer West-Gavin, PsyD

                          Post-Doctoral Resident

                            Michael Baniewicz, PsyD, LPC

                            Licensed Professional Counselor, Post-Doctoral Resident

                              Drew Nagele, PsyD

                              Neuropsychologist

                                Behavior Team

                                Nicole Pelliciari, BCBA

                                Behavioral Analyst

                                  Creative Arts Team

                                  Alexandra Back, MA

                                  Art Psychotherapist, Director of Creative Arts Services

                                    Amanda Zorzi, MT-BC

                                    Music Therapist

                                      Kimberly Kaplan, MS, R-DMT, RYT

                                      Dance/Movement Therapist

                                        Research Team

                                        Pnina Mintz, PhD

                                        Executive VP and CCO, CNNH | Director of Research, CRCNJ
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                                          Catherine Smith

                                          Clinical Research Coordinator, CRCNJ

                                            Leadership Team

                                            Mark Mintz, MD

                                            Pediatric Neurologist, President, CEO, & Founder

                                              Pnina Mintz, PhD

                                              Executive VP and CCO, CNNH | Director of Research, CRCNJ

                                                Brenda MacGhee

                                                VP, Administrative Services

                                                  Jeff Keating, PhD

                                                  VP, Senior Scientist and Information Technology

                                                    Tom Pappas

                                                    Executive VP of Business Strategies

                                                      Dale Starcher, PhD

                                                      Director of Program Development

                                                        George Niemann, PhD

                                                        Director of Business Development

                                                          Sandra Lewis, MSS, MSLP

                                                          Director of Community Affairs

                                                            Craig Kreismer

                                                            VP, Human Capital
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                                                              Rachel Gilman

                                                              VP, Finance

                                                                Kathleen Nace, MT-BC, NMT-F

                                                                Music Therapist and Director of Patient Care Services/Creative Arts Services