GEORGES J. CASIMIR, MD
Dr. Casimir is currently Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, and formerly the Associate Director of the Geriatric Psychiatry Division and the Geriatric Psychiatry Fellowship Training Program at SUNY Downstate Medical Center. In 2002, he was appointed Vice-President of Medical Affairs and Medical Director of Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center, a position he held until 2004.
Dr. Casimir is a Diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology with added certifications in Geriatric Psychiatry, Addiction Psychiatry, and Forensic Psychiatry. He is also board certified by the American Society of Addiction Medicine and the American Society of Clinical Psychopharmacology.
Dr. Casimir has received research and training funding for over eight million dollars from many national agencies such as the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), the National Institute of Aging (NIA), etc. He has coauthored several book chapters and published over fifty peer-reviewed articles. His clinical presentations and professional activities have received wide publicity in many local and national news organizations including the New York Daily News, the New York Post, Amsterdam News, Clinical Psychiatry News, Miami Herald, and the Boston Globe.
MAYBELLE JADOTTE MPA, ACE
Ms. Jadotte is a Division Manager for Fixed Assets Accounting for the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey. She is a graduate of National Preparedness Leadership Initiative, a joint program of the Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health and the Harvard Kennedy School of Government, Center for Public Leadership. She holds a Master of Public Administration from Metropolitan College and a Bachelor of Science in Economic from Brooklyn College, City University of New York.
Ms. Jadotte served as Sr. Manager of the Business Continuity Program, as well as Ambassador and Manager for the Mass Notification and Regional Resilience Programs. In this position, she implemented safety and security programs aligned with the 9/11 Commission Report. In her role as a Government Representative at the Department of Homeland Security, she served the State of New Jersey to lead, coordinate counterterrorism, cybersecurity and preparedness efforts while building resiliency among the Private Sector. Ms. Jadotte’s skills, leadership and experience will be of great benefit to HDPAC.
Emmanuel Roy is a graduate of Hunter College in NY and Florida Costal School of Law. Mr. Roy spent his early career at the World Bank doing feasibility analysis for multibillion dollar projects. He also worked as a Prosecutor in the Brooklyn DA’s office and in private practice focusing in criminal defense, civil rights and business law.
Mr. Roy has been actively involved in local, state, federal and international political campaigns.
Additionally, Mr. Roy is a published author and journalist and his works have been noted in the Miami-Herald, New York Times and Wall Street Journal and more. His opinions are frequently expressed on radio and television and on TrueNewsBlog.com.
Renee Ballantyne received her Bachelors of Science in Nursing at Seattle University and her Master’s in Health Policy and Administration from Washington State University.
Throughout her career Mrs. Ballantyne has worked many healthcare sectors and is the CEO of MedIndGroup-a clinical and operations company which manages healthcare practices in the US and abroad.
Mrs. Ballantyne has served as a Board Member for many Non Profit organizations in the education and healthcare arenas and has been actively involved in PAC’s throughout her professional career.