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Dr. Andy Lopez-Williams
Dr. Andy Lopez-Williams is a licensed psychologist with training and experience in clinical, forensic, and neuropsychology. He received his Ph.D. from the University at Buffalo and completed his Residency in Psychology at the University of Washington, School of Medicine. He has been assessing and treating neurodevelopmental and neurocognitive disorders for more than 15 years. He has numerous articles in various peer-reviewed, scientific journals and presented at various conferences on topics related to the assessment and treatment of behavioral health problems. Dr. Lopez-Williams co-founder of CNY Quest. He has also founded its sister agencies ADHD & Autism Psychological Services and Advocacy and Aspire Behavioral Health Solutions.
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Aaron J. Sapp is a Senior Accounting Manager who assists small to mid-sized businesses to accurately report and analyze their financial position. He received his B.S. in Accounting from Ithaca College in 2011 before moving to central New York. In 2012, Aaron joined FSS Group, Inc, a subsidiary of Brown & Associates, CPAs, P.C., where he has developed extensive experience in the evaluation, design, and efficiency of internal accounting systems.
Dana resides in West Winfield with her husband Brad, son Landon and daughter Mia. She has been with Northwestern Mutual for almost 15 years and is currently the Director of Recruitment and Development in New Hartford. Outside of work, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends and helps run her family business. She currently advocates as a Parent Representative on the Local Early Intervention Coordinating Council, is a Parent Member of the New York State Otsego County IFACT Project, and heavily involved with CNY Quest. She also serves as the Treasurer for the Mount Markham Area Youth Association.
Kevin is an Investment Advisor with Caruso McLean Investment Advisors. He specializes in investment and wealth management strategies for individuals and businesses. He studied mathematics with a concentration in education at Utica College. He was a four-year member of the college’s men’s lacrosse team. He is a trustee on the Clinton Central School Foundation board, and a member of the Utica Zoo board. Kevin resides in Utica with his wife Cassie and two daughters. He is an avid golfer and enjoys spending time with his family.
Cherie Alberski is a Qualified Intellectual Disabilities Professional with almost 25 years of experience in the field. She received her Associate’s Degree in Human Resources from Mohawk Valley Community College and her B.S. in Elementary Education from State University of New York at Oswego. In addition to 6 years as an ESL Universal Pre-Kindergarten Teacher, Cherie has spent most of her adult life working with children and adults with developmental disabilities. She has worked in a variety of programs throughout Oneida, Madison and Onondaga Counties, such as Day Habilitation, Vocational Training and Rehabilitation, Recreational Therapy, Respite, and Medicaid Service Coordination. She advocates for people with developmental disabilities and assists with their ultimate goal of independence and community integration.
Desiree completed her B.S. in Business Administration at SUNY Polytechnic Institute. Desiree has a considerable amount of experience working with children with disabilities. Prior to becoming a Medicaid Service Coordinator at Central New York Quest, Inc., Desiree gained most of her experience working as a Residential Manager at a non-profit. Desiree’s ultimate goal is to work with a team that shares her dedication to the growth and advancement of the clients that we serve at CNY Quest, Inc.
Jennifer received her Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the State University of New York College at Fredonia and Master’s degree in Clinical Psychology from Edinboro University of Pennsylvania. Prior to working at Central New York Quest, Jennifer worked on an inpatient mental health unit and also conducted crisis assessments in an emergency room setting. Jennifer has a passion for enriching the lives of individuals with developmental disabilities.