Program Leadership

Janet Walpole, LCSW

Janet Walpole, LCSW, joined Outreach in December 2017 as Director of the Greenpoint, Brooklyn outpatient program, where she oversees adult and adolescent outpatient services, which are offered in English, Polish, and Spanish. She is also responsible for the programmatic oversight

Kendra Chiu

Kendra Chiu oversees the research, writing and reporting of private and state grants, and is involved in most of Outreach’s programs through internal and external marketing, outcomes evaluation, and more. Chiu also consults with the President and Executive Vice President

Karen Muniz, LCSW-R

Karen Muniz is the Director of Bellport Outpatient Services, where she oversees staff and programming for its Day Rehabilitation Program for Women, as well as its Outpatient Program for adults and adolescents.

Krista Whitman, LCSW-R

Krista Whitman has over 15 years of experience in addiction treatment and management. As the Director of Outreach’s Brentwood Outpatient Services at Suffolk Avenue, she manages daily operations, program development and clinical culture.

David Vizzini, BS, CASAC

David Vizzini has spent the majority of his 20+ year career with Outreach. He has been Director of Outreach House II in Brentwood, Long Island since 2016.

Susan Mrakovcic-Kane, LMSW

Susan Mrakovcic-Kane serves as Director of Outreach House I in Ridgewood, Queens where she manages staff, programming, and compliance, and oversees daily operations for the 36-bed drug and alcohol treatment program for adolescents.