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If you have a question regarding Family Court or family law, please contact our Hotline at (212) 343-1122 or www.LIFThotline.org, or visit one of our Family Court locations.

Administrative Office Address:
Legal Information for Families Today (LIFT)
32 Court Street, Suite 1208
Brooklyn, NY 11201

Administrative Office Phone:
(646) 613-9633

Fax number:
(646) 613-9632

General Email (for general inquiries only):

LIFT Staff Directory

To call a LIFT staff member, dial (646) 613-9633 followed by their extention.


Title Phone Ext.

Robin Axelman Site Coordinator, Manhattan Family Court 225
Rianna Black Development & Communications Assistant 221
Cilianett Colon Site Coordinator, Bronx Family Court 220
Graig Craver Hotline Program Coordinator 216
Joy Fasanya Family Legal Center Specialist 204
Andrea Gingold Director of Development & External Affairs 206
Jameelah Hayes Director of Programs 212
Lisa Howell Senior Site Programs Coordinator 215
Liv Johanson Director of Operations 203
Sharon Myrie Chief Executive Officer 207
Michelle Rodriguez Office Manager 208
Richard Salatiello Grant Writer 202
Cynthia Siessel Site Coordinator, Staten Island Family Court 210
Shamika Vargas Family Resource Coordinator 226
Susan Varghese Hotline Program Associate 205
Deborah Wollenberg Site Coordinator, Brooklyn Family Court 217