Mary Graf Is Appointed To ANDRUS Board Of Directors
WESTCHESTER COUNTY, New York, October 2016 –ANDRUS President and CEO Bryan R. Murphy is pleased to announce the appointment of Mary Graf to the Board of Directors. In this role, Ms. Graf will serve as a steward of ANDRUS’ strategic direction.
“Mary’s passion and commitment to the children and families we serve is extraordinary,” states ANDRUS President and CEO Bryan R. Murphy. “I look forward to working alongside her and her colleagues on the Board of Directors as we guide ANDRUS through the implementation of an ambitious five-year strategic plan.”
Mrs. Graf, who splits her time between residences in Amenia, NY and Los Altos, CA, has enjoyed a rich history of community involvement with ANDRUS. In addition to funding a renovation of the Graf Sensory Barn, which will serve as the centerpiece of the agency’s sensory and body regulation program, she funded therapy dog training in the on campus P.A.W.S. program. Mrs. Graf is also host to the annual summertime ANDRUS fishing day for kids, a rural outing for the children in residence at ANDRUS.
ANDRUS nurtures the social and emotional well-being in children and their families by delivering a broad range of vital services and by providing research, training and innovative program models that promote standards of excellence for professional performance in and beyond our service community.
With programs on campus, in schools and within community-based settings throughout Westchester County, the nonprofit reaches almost 4,500 children and families each year from the New York Metropolitan area. ANDRUS also operates the Andrus Center for Learning and Innovation (ACLI) and the ANDRUS Sanctuary Institute, which has provided training and consultation to over 350 organizations worldwide in the use of a trauma-sensitive model for treatment and organizational change. Visit www.Andrus1928.org to learn more.