Shirley Dunn, MPA

Director of Quality Assurance and Corporate Compliance Officer

Shirley Dunn is the Eden II Director of Quality Assurance and the Corporate Compliance Officer. Shirley started working with the agency in 1992 as a teacher and became the director of the adult program several years later. In 1998 Shirley became the Director of Quality Assurance. Corporate Compliance Officer was added to her responsibilities in…

Janet La Mantia, M.S. Ed.

Director of Family Support Services

Janet La Mantia is currently the Director of Family Support Services at Eden II Programs.  She started her employment with Eden II in early 2005, and has held many different roles throughout the years.   She began her career as a Teacher Assistant in the School Program previously housed at Granite Avenue.  She had worked in…

Lauren Grimaldi, MS Ed., SAS, SDA

Director of Little Miracles Preschool and SEIT-SETSS

Lauren Grimaldi is the Director of Preschool/SEIT-SETSS at Eden II Programs since 2005. She received her Master of Science in Special Education at Wagner College as well as a Certificate of Developmental Disabilities and Certificate in Supervision and Administration from the College of Staten Island. Mrs. Grimaldi has been working with children with autism, and…

Christine Jascewsky

Director of Adult Services

After being awarded a degree in psychology from Binghamton University, Christine spent some time working in the field of Geriatrics before moving into the field of developmental disabilities where she made her home. Christine began her career at Eden II programs in 1995. With over 20 years experience in the field, Chrissy has held a…

Ivan Marmalejos, MBA

Director of Facilities

Mr. Marmolejos began working at Eden II in 1993 as an assistant teacher in the Adult Services Program. Over the course of five years, Mr. Marmolejos moved up through various supervisory positions within the Adult Services Program finally becoming the Director in 1999, a position he held for five years. In 2004, Mr. Marmolejos earned…

Nakia Marshall, MPA

Director of Residential Services for Staten Island.

Nakia Marshall has joined Eden II Programs as the new Director of Residential Services for Staten Island. Nakia began her career in social services as a DSP in the mid ninety’s at Cerebral Palsy Associations of NYS (CPA of NYS). During her tenure at CPA of NYS, Nakia attained her Bachelor’s Degree in Human Services…

Jillian Panni

Director of Adult & Family Support Services For Long Island

Jillian began her career in the area of autism and special education in 1998 when she worked as an Early Interventions Specialist and Parent Trainer. After being awarded her degree in Community and Human Services with a major in disability studies from SUNY ESC at Old Westbury, Jillian began her career at Eden II programs…

Asisat Muldoon


Asisat Muldoon is currently the Controller at Eden II programs, Asisat joined Eden II in 2021 with over 10 years of experience working in the nonprofit sector. Asisat found her enthusiasm for social services while in high school volunteering with summer camp programs funded by OPWDD. Asisat has worked in many roles within this particular…

Bill Myhre, MPA

Director of Human Resources

Mr. Myhre joined Eden II in May 2022 as Director of Human Resources. Bill brings more than 30 years of HR experience in the non-profit sector. He holds an MPA from American University. His efforts in workforce transformation have received local and national recognition.

Visar Restelica

Director of IT

Visar has been working at Eden II since 2015 where he started as a Sytems/Network Engineer in the IT department and serves as IT Director leading the IT Department on supporting, planning, implementing and maintaining Eden II Network and Systems infrastructure. Visar has been able to connect with Eden II staff as a trusted resource…