Kim Sonafelt
Kim SonafeltChief Executive Officer
Kim joined Mainstay as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) in 2018. In her role, Kim provides executive leadership and strategic direction in all aspects of operations – including finance, human resources, information technology, property management, agency communications and fundraising – to ensure Mainstay carries out its mission to the fullest extent.

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Craig Douglass
Craig DouglassChief Program Officer
Craig joined Mainstay as Chief Program Officer (CPO) in 2021. In his role, Craig provides strategic leadership for all Mainstay programs – ensuring efficiency, quality, stewardship, and an exceptional experience of care so Mainstay can carry out its mission. Additionally, he is responsible for compliance, program development, and building operating capacity for sustainability and growth.
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Alexandra Calabrese
Alexandra CalabreseChief Human Resources Officer
Alex has been the Chief Human Resources Officer at Mainstay Life Services since 2000. In this role, she manages all policies and programs relating to personnel, recruitment and salary and benefit administration to maximize the effectiveness of human resources, meet the goals of the organization, and enable employees to gain personal satisfaction in their work. Alex is also responsible for the effective management of the training department.

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Jodie Esper
Jodie EsperChief Financial Officer
Jodie joined Mainstay as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) in 2017. As CFO, Jodie is tasked with implementing the infrastructure and systems needed to support Mainstay’s mission, operations, financial objectives and strategic initiatives.

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Dorothy Gordon
Dorothy GordonChief Advancement and Engagement Officer
Dorothy joined in 2021 as Mainstay’s first ever Chief Advancement and Engagement Officer (CAEO). In her role as CAEO, she spearheads fundraising efforts and promotes Mainstay’s mission through the donor experience. Additionally, she is responsible for leading the effort for raising philanthropic dollars through major giving, annual giving, legacy gifts, grants, and special events.

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Aaron Lucas
Aaron LucasAdministrative Director
Aaron joined Mainstay as Administrative Director in 2019. As Administrative Director, Aaron is tasked with overseeing operations of facility management, fleet management, strategic development and general administration.

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