Every staff member of New York Memory Center is trained in dementia care. Collectively, our leadership team has over 50 years of experience implementing Alzheimer’s support services.

Interim Executive Director

Susan Ramos (email)

Director of Special Projects
Marianne Nicolosi, MS, LMSW

Adult Day Manager
Margarita Diaz
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Computer Trainer
Mei Yu

Driver/Program Assistants
Alfonso Lopez
Maritza Aguilar

Will Orlowske

Program Assistants
Raymond Gressman
Edith Vizcarrondo

Irene Llanes

Indira Palacios

See also: Artists in Residence
NYMC staff dementia care trianing

Memory Center staff on the front steps of the building that houses our center after an all-day training with the National Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners. Keeping up with skills and trends in dementia care is required of all staff.


Staff and members back at the center in August 2021 after a 16-month closure due to the pandemic.