Meet the Staff

Executive Team

Executive Director

Jonathan Darche, Esq.

Deputy Executive Directors

Matthew Kadushin, Esq., General Counsel
Andrea Robinson, Esq., Chief Prosecutor
Jeanine Marie, Deputy Executive Director of Administration
Yojaira Alvarez, Senior Advisor to the Executive Director & Director of Intergovernmental Affairs
Mercer “Monte” Givhan Esq., Chief of Investigations

Senior Staff


Jennelle Brooks, Director of Human Resources
David B. Douek, Director of Operations & Budget
Carl Esposito, Director of Information Technology
LaShawn Lindsey, Director of Recruitment
Sorin Vatavu, Supervisor of Information Technology & EEO Officer

Administrative Prosecution Unit

Andre Applewhite, Esq., Deputy Chief Prosecutor  

External Affairs

Clio Calvo-Platero, Senior Communications Advisor
Lincoln MacVeagh, Director of Analytics & New Application Development
Eshwarie Mahadeo, Director of Case Management
Rudy Marrajh, Deputy Director of Case Management
Jahi Rose, Director of Outreach

General Counsel's Office

Heather Cook, Esq., Assistant General Counsel & Deputy Chief of Investigations
Suzanne O'Hare, Esq., Assistant General Counsel & Deputy Chief of Investigations
Kerry Jamieson, Esq., Assistant General Counsel
Jacqueline Levy, Esq., Records Access Officer

Investigations Division

Joy Almeyda, Investigations Manager
Alexander Opoku-Agyemang, Investigations Manager
Rolando Vasquez, Investigations Manager
Raquel Velasquez, Investigations Manager
Daniel Giansante, Investigations Manager
Jessica Peña, Investigations Manager
Vanessa Rosen, Investigations Manager
Ethan De Angelo, Investigations Manager
Wassim Abedrabbo, Investigations Manager
Maura Roche, Investigations Manager
Edwin Peña, Investigations Manager
Laura Kastner, Investigations Manager
Cassandra Fenkel, Investigations Manager
Simon Wang, Investigations Manager
Patrick Yu, Investigations Manager

Racial Profiling and Bias-Based Policing

Darius Charney, Esq., Director of Racial Profiling and Bias-Based Policing
Bianca Victoria Scott, Esq, Deputy Director of Racial Profiling and Bias-Based Policing
Dr. Alix S. Winter, Chief Data Scientist
Carlmais Johnson, Investigations Manager
Tessa Yesselman, Investigations Manager

Special Operations

Olas Carayannis, Deputy Chief of Special Operations
Christopher DeNitto, Director of NYPD Relations & Intake
Massiel Pichardo, Intake Manager
Caroline Hanna, Supervisor of Special Operations, Mediation
Alexander Schiavo, Supervisor of Field Team and Evidence Collection

Training and Staff Development

Jennifer Jarett, Director of Training
Matt Chaves, Associate Deputy Director of Training