Our Board

Meet Our Board Members

Paul F. Calistro, Jr.

Paul F. Calistro, Jr.

Executive Director

“For 140 years, West End Neighborhood House has helped generations of Delawareans succeed in becoming and remaining self-sufficient. Our long history of success has proven that given the chance, individually and collectively people can overcome their challenges and reach their maximum potential.”

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Clint Walker

Clint Walker


“On behalf of the Board of Directors of West End Neighborhood House, welcome to West End. Whether you are seeking services, an opportunity to volunteer, or are simply interested in our work, we hope you feel at home here. We also invite you to keep abreast of the latest developments by reading our monthly newsletter, which describes the progress West End makes in helping its customers achieve self-sufficiency.”

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President – Clint Walker
Vice President – John F. Matarese
Treasurer – John F. Matarese
Secretary – Carol J. Anderson

Board Members

Emery Abdel-Latif
Andrew DiSabatino III
Linda Friedman, Ph.D
Michael A. Albero
David Holden
Andrew Jones
Evan W. Krick, Esq.
J. Randall Kunkle
Danielle Manley
Penny F. Marshall, Esq.
Lashawn Norton-Buckham
Patricia L. Quann
Michael Shone
Damali Thomas
Kerry Garland Welsh
Alyssa S. Pietrobono
Ivan C. Thomas
Joe Westcott

Honorary Members

The Hon. Thomas L. Ambro, Esq.
Ryan Barry
William Beck
William Di Nardo, Jr.
Linda D. Farquhar
Doug Gramiak
Robert V.A. Harra, Jr.
Theresa A. Hasson
Edmond M. Ianni, Esq.
John P. McMenamin
Carolyn McNeice
James Paoli
Philip S. Reese
R. Craig Stabler
Laura T. Stark
Susan P. Terranova
Greta D. White
Kathleen D. Wilhere
Leonard J. Young, Jr.

In Fond Memory

Paul Andrisani
Azalia Briggs
Michael B. Clark
Paul E. DiSabatino
Jean M. Lewis
Carl S. Mazzarelli, Sr.
Judith A. Smith
Vincent L. Strano
Mary Ann Miller
Daphne Reese

Support West End’s Future

We are constantly innovating our programs and services to meet the evolving needs of Delawareans. With the support of community members, we continue to provide resources for residents and contribute to a healthier Delaware.