New Eyes operates primarily through volunteer efforts led by a Board of Trustees. The paid staff consists of an  Executive Director, a U.S. Voucher Program Coordinator position and a Volunteer Manager

Board Of Trustees

As September 2017

Susan Dyckman, President

Director of Development, Union Catholic

Marianne Muench Busby, Vice President

Marketing Director, Student/Partner Alliance

Sondra Kasdon, Esq., Treasurer

Tax Attorney, Private Practice

John Alofs


Eyewear by R.O.I.

Denise Brown-Mogil

U.S. Optical Director Of Professional Services

Costco Wholesale 

Marie Cavanaugh

Retired Managing Director

Standard & Poor’s

Diana A. Epstein

Senior Account Executive

Drawbridge, Inc.

Anand Shah

Corporate Counsel, Director

Toys “R” Us, Inc.




Aspasia Shappet



Peter Taggart

Institutional Client Relations

Prudential Fixed Income Management

Kristine Van Amsterdam

Retired Officer,

Federal Reserve Bank of Boston

Rachel Weinberger

Former Board Chair

Visual Arts Center of New Jersey

John J. Dalton

Assistant Vice President of Eyeglass Recycling

Retired, Federal Pacific Electric Co.

 Trustee Emeritus