Contact Us

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Essex, Hudson & Union Counties

550 Broad Street, Suite 604
Newark, New Jersey 07102
973-642-2447 - phone
973-242-0945 - fax
[email protected] - email

Find out more about volunteering and/or enrolling a child, contact Denita Ashton @[email protected]

Team Directory

Carlos Lejnieks
President & CEO
[email protected]
973-642-2447

Jessica Lopez
Program Specialist
[email protected]
856-388-2937

 

Ariela DeJesus
Program Specialist
[email protected] 
856-388-2936

 

Khalilah Jackson
Match Support Specialist
[email protected]
973-548-0443

 

Ashley Jackson
Program Specialist
[email protected]
973-548-0462

 

Lorita Jackson
Bookkeeper

 

Cesar Gomez
Enrollment Specialist
[email protected]
973-548-0393

 

Kirk Lambert
Match Support Specialist
[email protected]
973-548-0412

 

Chantel Lewis
Match Support Specialist
[email protected]
973-528-7785

 

 

Lakiah Stewart
PIP Coordinator
[email protected]

973-548-0458

 

Natalia Sardo
Chief of Staff
[email protected]

973-548-9794

 

Zalia Monteiro

Match Support Specialist
[email protected]
973-528-7789

Diana Castaneda
Match Support Specialist
[email protected]
973-528-7760

 

Marianna Cordova
Match Support Specialist
[email protected]
862-299-3130 

 

Denita Ashton
Customer Engagement Specialist
[email protected]
862-299-3132

 

Paola De La Cruz
Community Outreach Specialist
[email protected]
973-548-9811

 

Edward Jordan
Program Director - Greater Plainfield
[email protected]

(862) 299-3129

 

Sean Birthwright
Community Outreach Liaison
[email protected]

 

Heather Keller
Manager, Annual Fund Manager
[email protected]

973-548-0448

 

Shauntay Guions
Match Support Specialist 
[email protected]
862-299-3131

 

Kashonda Barnes
Director of Match Support
[email protected]
201-409-4509

 

Viviana Baeza
Director of Partnerships
[email protected]

201-409-4506

Kimberly Hardin
Human Resources
[email protected]

 

Ximena Duran
Enrollment Manager
[email protected]

917-397-0611

 

Carol Galli

Fund Development Analyst 

 

Nerissa Johnson

Executive Assistant to the President & CEO

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