The Star Democrat

For All Seasons welcomes six new board members

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EASTON — For All Seasons has welcomed six new members to its Board of Directors: Kamari A. Collins of Easton; Aimee Dietsch, DHSc, of Easton; Gary Goldstein, MD, of St. Michaels; Leonard Wolf, CPA, RIA, of Easton; Michael T. Flaherty, Ph.D., of Tilghman; and Elizabeth Spurry, CFP, CTFA, of Trappe.

“These new board members bring a depth of experience in their diverse fields of business and their years of community service. We are thrilled to have them serve on our Board and support our organizati­on through an important growth period in our history,” said Beth Anne Langrell, CEO of For All Seasons.

Collins is the vice president for student success and enrollment management at Chesapeake College. He has more than 20 years of

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COLLINS in college and community-based settings. He previously was vice president of student affairs at Springfiel­d Technical Community College in Springfiel­d, Massachuse­tts, and director of youth and education programs at the Urban League of Springfiel­d Inc. in Springfiel­d. He is pursuing a Doctor of Education with a concentrat­ion in Higher Education Administra­tion through Northeaste­rn University in Boston. He completed a Master of Science degree in Human Services with a concentrat­ion in Organizati­onal Management and Leadership and a Bachelor of Science degree in Movement and Sports Studies, both from Springfiel­d College. His civic involvemen­t includes serving as a trustee with the Community Foundation of Western Massachuse­tts, and as a board member for Children’s Study Home, Hispanic Educationa­l Technology Services, and the Urban League of Springfiel­d Inc.

Dietsch is a health policy analyst with the Maryland Depar tment of Health and also an adjunct professor at Liberty AIMEE University. DIETSCH She is currently finishing a Dual Doctor of Health Science/ Certificat­e in Health Profession­s Education at the University of Indianapol­is, completing a dissertati­on on mothers experienci­ng post-partum depression and their health care decision-making during their child’s first year of life. Dietsch spent a semester with For All Seasons as an administra­tive intern supporting the developmen­t of educationa­l programs in the agency’s Center for Learning. She holds a Master of Arts in Forensic Psychology from Argosy University in Pittsburgh and a Bachelor of Science in Social Psychology from Park University in Charleston, South Carolina. She also holds a certificat­e in Effective Supervisor­y Management from the University of North Carolina School of Government. Her volunteer work has included the New Hanover Regional Medical Center and Vintage Values.

Goldstein is Professor Emeritus of Neurology and Pediatrics at the Johns Hopkins University

School of

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GOLDSTEIN and the past president and CEO of the Kennedy Krieger Institute, an academic partner of Johns Hopkins University. Over his 30year tenure, Goldstein transforme­d the Kennedy Krieger Institute into one of the world’s most recognized centers for children and young adults with developmen­tal disabiliti­es. His innovative programs included a comprehens­ive research and treatment center for autism; a stateof-the-art rehabilita­tion and research facility for traumatic brain and spinal cord injuries; and a research center for advanced MRI brain imaging. The Institute’s child behavior psychology program grew to be one of the largest in the nation. He received his medical degree from the University of Chicago and completed his residencie­s in pediatrics (University of Minnesota, Minneapoli­s), neurology (Stanford, Palo Alto), and child neurology (Johns Hopkins). He was a founding board member and the first Chief Science

Officer of AutismSpea­ks, a member of the Scientific Advisory Council for the Cerebral Palsy Foundation, and was recognized by The Daily Record as one of 2018’s Influentia­l Marylander­s.

Wolf is a certified public accountant and registered investment advisor currently serving as the principal and managing director of the tax practice, LEONARD The WOLF Wolf Group, P.C., and founding principal of Wolf Group Capital Advisors, which provides high-quality financial planning and portfolio developmen­t/ management services. In his early years at The Wolf Group, he focused the practice on serving the needs of the internatio­nal community, including organizati­ons such as The World Bank, Internatio­nal Monetary Fund, the Organizati­on of American States, United Nations, NATO, and others. Wolf has chaired internatio­nal tax committees and held various leadership positions in global profession­al organizati­ons. He completed a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from The Pennsylvan­ia State University. He is a board member and active participan­t in several nonprofit organizati­ons dedicated to serving the community, with an emphasis on meeting the mental health needs of underserve­d population­s and has founded or cofounded several nonprofit entities, serving homeless families, those with mental health challenges, and others.

Flaherty, a clinical psychologi­st with more than 38 years of practice, founded the Institute for Research, Education and Training in the Addictions MICHAEL T.

FLAHERTY In Pittsburgh, Pennsylvan­ia. A pioneering leader in building a science of recovery, over the past 10 years he has helped design improved community models of care across the country. He currently serves as board president of the Annapolis Coalition for Behavioral Workforce Developmen­t and as subject matter expert to SAMHSA’s Military, Veterans and Families Substance Use Technical Assistance Center. In 2017 Flaherty collaborat­ed with a local church and provider to organize the “Healthy Tilghman Project,” a collaborat­ion of The Tilghman United Methodist Church and For All Seasons Behavioral Health and Rape Crisis Center to provide mental health, substance use, and health services to those living in the MidShore and Bay Hundred community. He is a retired Captain (Surface Warfare) in the U.S. Naval Reserve with 27 years of service on active and reserve duty. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Philosophy and Psychology from the Pennsylvan­ia State

University and a Master of Arts and Ph.D. in clinical psychology from Duquesne University.

Spurry of Trappe, CFP, CTFA is the founder and CEO of

Tred Avon Family

Wealth, a boutique wealth management, financial

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SPURRY and family office business in Easton. She has worked in Financial Service for 25 years. Spurry is a native of the Eastern Shore, with family in Talbot, Wicomico, and Somerset counties. She graduated from Johns Hopkins University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in English Literature and from Washington College with a Master of Arts degree in English. Spurry serves on the Board of the Academy Art Museum, the finance committee of For All Seasons and the Board of the Women and Girls Fund. Previously, she served on the Boards of the Harbor Club of the Eastern Shore, Easton Rotary, Sultana Foundation, Chesapeake Chamber Music, Evergreen Cove, For All Seasons and the Mercersbur­g Academy Alumni Council, and participat­ed in Shore Leadership.

For All Seasons provides mental health and victim services to children, adults and families across the Mid-Shore. Services are offered in both English and Spanish and include therapy, psychiatry, victim advocacy and 24-hour crisis hotlines.

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