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Cleveland Area Chapter - what we do and how we help

Since 1980, the Cleveland Area Chapter of the Alzheimer's Association has provided free care and support services to individuals and their families living in cities including Ashtabula, Cleveland, Mentor, Avon, Lorain and beyond. We operate in a spirit of inclusiveness and welcome the power of diversity, especially the underserved. What we do and how we help - it's all here

The Alzheimer's Association Cleveland Area Chapter serves Ashtabula, Cuyahoga, Geauga, Lake and Lorain counties. We help all those facing Alzheimer's disease and other dementia by providing support groups and educational resources, while advancing crucial research and public policy initiatives.

Our mission: The Alzheimer's Association leads the way to end Alzheimer's and all other dementia - by accelerating global research, driving risk reduction and early detection, and maximizing quality care and support.

Our vision: A world without Alzheimer's and all other dementia.® 

Contact Us

Our 24/7 Helpline serves people with memory loss, caregivers, health care professionals and the public, providing reliable information and support to all who need assistance. Call us toll-free anytime day or night at 800.272.3900.

23215 Commerce Park, Suite 300
Beachwood, OH 44122

Chapter Staff

Senior Leadership

MJ Reedy
Executive Director
Program Director
Seana Dailey
Director, Constituent Events
Gala & The Longest Day
Katie Kirby
Director, Public Relations & Communications

Programs and Services

Jessica Friedman
Clinical Manager


Mary Schwarz
Program Manager, Education
Fred Knuckles
Program Manager, DEI Outreach
Lexi Ritt
Program Manager, Support Groups



Public Policy

Trey Addison
Public Policy Director
Camren Harris
Public Policy Manager


Polly Mytinger
Walk Director, Cleveland
Liv Passe
Development Manager
Gala & The Longest Day
Ashley Hendricks
Walk Manager,
Lake/Geauga & Ashtabula

Regional Staff

Dawn Loconti
Mission Support
Adina Wolf
Grants Administration Specialist
Amy Boehm
Health Systems Director
Trey Addison
State Public Policy Director 
Cheryl Kanetsky
Director of Mission Support & Grant Initiatives
DiAnn Guerrero
Accounting Manager
Jennie Buckwalter
Donor Advisor
Patricia Carroll
Ohio Communications Manager

Chapter Board

Mike Moscarino,
Chapter Board Chair
Brian Appleby M.D.
Case Western Reserve University/University Hospitals 
Robert M. Burak
Bober Markey Fedorovich 
Laura Caso
WKYC Channel3 
Ruth Elliott
Community Leader
Kim Ferenchak
Oswald Companies 
Rita Gaertner
Beverage Distributors Inc. 
Karen Gorman Jones
South Euclid-Lyndhurst Schools 
Tameka Hale
Pregnancy Solutions
Chris Herbruck
Gallagher Benefit Services
Bill Herzog
Community Leader 
Jeffrey R. Huntsberger
Retired from McDonald Hopkins 
 Amy Kullik
Mansour Gavin LPA
James B. Leverenz, M.D.
Cleveland Clinic 
Sam B. Martello
RBC Wealth Management 
Kristin McAdams
Keller Williams
Allen J. Mistysyn
The Sherwin-Williams Company 
Cynthia Moore-Hardy
Retired from University Hospitals - Lake Health 
Tim Neumann
Par 5 Performance
Ann S. Paras
Community Leader 
Matt Siebert
Certa Pro Painters 
Mario Sinicariello
Paul Stefunek
Centric Consultant


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