Board of Directors

Courtenay Higgins

President, Chair of Marketing Committee and Parent Representative

Managing Partner, Advanta Health Solutions

Advanta Health Solutions uses the latest technology to influence, validate and reward fitness & wellness activity.

Our programs deliver multi-channel messaging to forge deeper member relationships. The encounter data arms program managers with the insights needed to measure ROI and achieve meaningful results.

John McCauley

Vice President and Chair of Development Committee

Strategic Account Manager at SMA Solar Technology AG

Senior level Sales Manager responsible for selling SMA’s central, Storage and commercial string solar inverter solutions to C and Executive level management at major solar developers, EPCs and utilities in the Southeastern US

Richard Long

Treasurer and Parent Representative
Vice President: Financial Services Quality – Business Unit Controller’s Pershing LLC, A BNY Mellon Company

Mark Volpe


Vice President Tax at Regeneron Pharmaceuticals

Served as Vice President and Head of NA Tax at Diageo and as a tax consultant in the Transaction Advisory Services practices of Ernst & Young and Andersen.

Sharon Sevrens

Proprietor of Amanti Vino, a boutique, artisanal wine shop in Montclair, NJ, with a new shop opening in Morristown, NJ in 2018. Sevrens is a member of the prestigious Institute of Wines & Spirits. Sevrens received her BS in Economics as well as her MBA in Finance and Entrepreneurial Management from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.

Rick Ferreira

Director, Product Development at IntegraSys, Inc. of Watchung, NJ. Mr. Ferreira received his BS in Operations & Information Management from Kean University.

Pamela Goldstein


Pam is a recognized marketing and public relations specialist with more than 40 years experience. She is currently a partner with D.M.C. Publishing, LLC and serves as the Executive Editor of the stunning and highly regarded, NewarkBound magazine, a destination magazine for Newark and northern NJ.

Michael Purdy


Jason Wallace



To create and provide comprehensive evidence-based, therapy services to children with special needs with and/or within their own community.  Intensive Therapeutics is focused on understanding the therapy needs of each child and integrating the necessary services and experiences needed to maximize a child’s potential. Intensive Therapeutics will eliminate the need for families with children with special needs to travel great distances to find needed therapy services and provide such services all under one roof.


Intensive Therapeutics is dedicated to becoming the premier, cost-effective, evidence-based, innovative provider of intensive therapy services meeting the needs of ALL children with special needs in unison with the family and community.

Non-discrimination Statement

Intensive Therapeutics, Inc. does not and shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status, in any of its activities or operations. These activities include, but are not limited to, hiring and firing of staff, selection of volunteers and vendors, and provision of services. We are committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for all members of our staff, clients, volunteers, subcontractors, vendors, and clients.

Intensive Therapeutics, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. We will not discriminate and will take affirmative action measures to ensure against discrimination in employment, recruitment, advertisements for employment, compensation, termination, upgrading, promotions, and other conditions of employment against any employee or job applicant on the bases of race, color, gender, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran’s status, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression.