Board of Directors:
Erin L. Musto - President
Erin is Maddie, Amelia and Lucy’s mom and serves as the foundation's President. She is an active member of the YMCA, loves to play, talk and run. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Biology from SUNY Potsdam and has spent most of her time being a mom and exploring with her girls. She has come to love helping others enjoy ‘best days ever’ as well as having a lot more ‘best days ever’ with her family.
Matthew Musto - Founder
Matthew is Maddie’s dad and co-founder of Maddie's Mark. He holds a degree in Electrical Engineering from Clarkson University and has 8 years of IT and Project Management experience. He is active in the outdoors and participates in sports and YMCA activities.
Jacinda "Jazz" Conboy - Public Relations Manager
Jazz serves as the Public Relations Manager for Maddie's Mark. She is a mom to two boys, Brady and Dylan; Dylan was diagnosed with leukemia in 2011 and is successfully beating cancer. Jazz is an attorney for a not-for-profit education organization and is a graduate of Siena College and Albany Law School. She enjoys running, is a member of the YMCA and actively participates in advocacy and special events for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.
Jennifer Fitzpatrick - Child Enrichment Grant Manager
Jennifer is responsible for the Child Enrichment Grants for Maddie's Mark. She holds a Bachelors in Communications from Oswego State and a Masters in Organizational Communication from University at Albany. She has over 15 years experience in sales and business development. She is also a member of the YMCA, volunteers for the Girl Scouts, loves anything outdoors and enjoys time with her two children and husband.
Jennie Heidbreder - Treasurer
Jennie is the treasurer for Maddie’s Mark. She holds a Masters of Business Administration from the University of Houston and a B.A. from Texas A&M University. She has 15 years of business experience in corporate analysis and holds a current position as a Senior Financial Analyst. She is an active supporter of the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. She enjoys running, triathlons, traveling and spending time with her two boys and husband.
Kathi Snyder - Fundraising Manager
Kathi serves as the Fundraising Manager and has 13 years of Management and Marketing experience and is a successful local entrepreneur. She is active in the Capital Region of New York and in the Small Business Community. Her volunteer work includes being a Board member for Autism Speaks and 9 years of volunteer support for Colonie Pop Warner Football and Cheerleading. She is a mother to 3 children and enjoys time with her family and football.
Wendi Matusic - "Executive Producer" of Maddie's Elephants
Wendi helps coordinate elephant sewing and sales for Maddie’s Mark Foundation. She holds a BS in Business and Marketing from the University of Vermont and an MBA from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. After 18 years in corporate positions, Wendi enjoys being a stay-at-home mom, time with her husband and son, riding a Spin bike, yoga and working on her craft and sewing business endeavors.