Board of Directors
Janet Abraham, MSW is a clinical social worker with over 20 years of experience in the fields of clinical social work, administration, health policy, fundraising and advocacy. Janet is the Clinical Social Worker at VCU Health, Women’s Health at Nelson Clinic practicing in the High-Risk Clinic in the Department of OB/GYN. She is the recipient of the 2014 Ambulatory Women’s Health Week of the Nurse award at VCU Medical Center for “True Collaboration.” Janet holds degrees from Boston University and VCU Graduate School of Social Work. She and her husband live in Richmond and have two adult children.
Anita Okonak, MS is District Manager with Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals. She has over 18 years of experience in the pharmaceutical industry in sales and training / development. Anita struggled with perinatal and postpartum depression and anxiety which greatly impacted her marriage and spurred her to become a passionate advocate for increasing awareness, diagnosis, and education about maternal mental health. Anita lives in Fairfax with her son and husband.
Jennifer Mattucci Santoro, MD is a psychiatrist in private practice specializing in reproductive mental health and psychosomatic medicine. Jennifer graduated from Cornell University and University of Rochester School of Medicine, completed internship and residency at New York University and Bellevue Hospitals in New York City, and launched NYU’s first reproductive mental health elective for psychiatry residents. Dr. Santoro is a clinical instructor at George Washington and Virginia Commonwealth Universities, supervising and mentoring psychiatry residents and fellows. She lives with her husband and two children in Oakton.
Amanda Lenoci Zang, MBA is a Senior Manager in Deloitte and Touche LLP’s Federal Advisory Practice and has over 14 years’ experience providing financial Improvement and audit readiness, internal control assessment and evaluation, financial reporting and analysis, and business process improvement. Amanda’s struggle postpartum depression propelled her to share her story with other mothers who may be ashamed or afraid. Mandy graduated from Clemson University, holds an MBA from Marymount University, and is a Certified Defense Financial Manager. She loves yoga, and cheering for her beloved Clemson Tigers. Mandy lives in Arlington with her husband and two sons.