BOARD OF TRUSTEES

  • Chairperson
    Christopher H. Little, Esq.

  • Vice Chair
    Linda D’Amario-Rossi.

  • Treasurer
    Matthew D. Raiche.

  • Secretary
    Maryann Donohue-Lynch.

  • Members
    Lisa Churchville

    RJ Coia

    Melba Depeña Affigne

    Dr. Joseph Dowling, Jr.

    Cynthia Lariviere

    Patrick Kinney

  • Members
    Patricia Martinez

    Brother Dennis Malloy, FSC

    Adam Satchell

    Jessica David

    John Fahys

    Dr. Heather Edge Picerne

EXECUTIVE LEADERSHIP TEAM

BROTHER MICHAEL REIS, FSC, LICSW, Ph.D (h.c.)

FOUNDER 

Brother Michael Reis was born and raised in Queens, NY. He received his BA at Catholic University of America and his Master’s Degree in Counseling Psychology from Manhattan College and a Masters in Social Work from Rhode Island College. He also received a Doctor of Educational Leadership, honoris cuasa from Saint Mary’s University. READ MORE

BETH BIXBY, MSW, LICSW

CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

Beth Bixby was born and raised in Coventry, Rhode Island where she lives today with her husband Joe…READ MORE

RACHEL YODER, LICSW

VICE PRESIDENT TREATMENT PROGRAMS

Rachel was born and raised in Norwalk Connecticut.  She received her BSW and MSW from…READ MORE

MICHAEL SCHMITT

VICE PRESIDENT RISK MANAGEMENT

Mike is a “Rhode Island transplant” from Chicagoland.  He earned his Bachelor’s Degree in …READ MORE

CHRISTINA JAGOLINZER

VICE PRESIDENT DEVELOPMENT & COMMUNICATIONS

Christina Jagolinzer serves as Vice President of Development & Communications for Tides Family
Services. She …READ MORE

PETER CAPALBO

VICE PRESIDENT ACADEMIC AFFAIRS

Peter was born in Westerly and raised in East Greenwich, Rhode Island. He has BA’s in History and English and an MA in English. He is…READ MORE

JENNA CHAPLIN, LICSW

ASSISTANT VP OF TREATMENT PROGRAMS

Jenna started her career at Tides Family Services as a home-based Clinician in 2011. She was promoted to Clinical Director and most…READ MORE

SUSAN KERSHAW-SCZUROSKI, LICSW

VICE PRESIDENT OF STAFF DEVELOPMENT

Susan rejoins Tides Family Services as VP of Staff Development. She has been a licensed independent clinical social worker…READ MORE