Our Team

The Alicia Rose Victorious Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit incorporated in the state of New Jersey in 2002. The work we do is accomplished by a governing Board of Trustees, a paid staff, and dedicated volunteers. The leadership, staff, and volunteers are dedicated to providing strength and support to hospitalized children across the country through our Victorious 4 Teens programs. Looking for a great opportunity to join a non-profit? Alicia Rose Victorious Foundation may be the place for you! Visit our available job postings here.

The Board of Trustees assumes a varied set of duties and responsibilities including strategic governance and oversight, fundraising support, and advisory services to help ensure the Foundation operates efficiently and effectively.


Board of Trustees



Mario DiNatale

Director, Community & Economic Development

Voorhees Township, NJ


Vice Chairman

Gary Strain

Vice President

Safelite Solutions



Carl H. Bagell

South Jersey Managing Partner

Friedman, LLP Accountants & Advisors



Leonard J. Wood, Esq.

Managing Member

Wade, Long, Wood, & Long, LLC


Members at Large

Rob Curley

South Jersey Market President

TD Bank


Debra P. DiLorenzo

President & CEO

Chamber of Commerce Southern New Jersey


Gisele S. DiNatale, M.A.

Executive Director, ARVF



In addition to the Board of Trustees, the Foundation benefits from the time, talents, and resources of volunteer community leaders responsible ensuring the Foundation remains connected and active in business and civic arenas. All are committed to creating and maintaining a positive impact on the lives of children and their families.


Trustee Emeritus


Charles Bailey, M.D. PhD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics

Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia



Business Advisory Board


Marianne Aleardi

Publisher, Editor-in-Chief,

SJ Magazine


Daniel M. DiGangi


Bowman & Company, LLP


Kathleen Federici



Lori M. Kosyla

Department Supervisor

Hardenbergh Insurance Group


Michael Mignogna

Attorney, Mattleman, Weinroth & Miller


Steven Mignogna

Attorney, Co-Chair of Estate Department

Archer & Greiner P.C.


C. Jeremy Noll

Project Engineer

Environmental Resolutions Inc.


Elena Piperno

Corporate Social Responsibility Manager

A.C. Moore Arts & Crafts


Richard Scarfone, M.D.

Associate Professor of Pediatrics,

Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia


Jen Sciolla, MS, CTRS, CCLS

Director of Child Life, Creative Arts Therapy and School Programs

Nemours/Alfred I duPont Hospital for Children


Community Advisory Board


Maria Palestini Bye

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Dean Danowitz

President & CEO,

Starlite Productions


Kimberly Dickstein, M.Ed.

Haddonfield Memorial High School


Royer B. Schwartz

President, RoyerComm Group

Staff & Volunteers


Gisele S. DiNatale, M.A.
Executive Director



Bridget Murray
Program Director


MaryAnn Ragone DeLambily, MPH
Development Director



Kimberly Dickstein, M.E.
Youth Leadership Council Advisor



Maria Palestini Bye
Volunteer Coordinator



Kathy Mignone
Volunteer Leader

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