Promoting literacy in schools, soothing fears in the courthouse, comforting pediatric patients, medically fragile children, cognitively and physically challenged children, and teens struggling with anxiety, stress and grief.


Diane Smith


Current Board Member

Founded RRTD 2005
Founding Board President, February, 2010
Retired RRTD President, February 2016

Therapy Dog Team Leader

Sharon Fleck


Current Board Member

Elected RRTD President, November, 2015
RRTD Director of Schools 2012
Chairperson Strut Your Mutt With Roxy Fundraisers 2013, 2014

Therapy Dog Team Leader

Linda McCrillis

Chairlady of the Board

Current Board Member

Elected Board Member, November, 2010
Therapy Dog Team Leader

Robert McCrillis


Current Board Member

Elected Treasurer, September, 2016

Denise Cronan

Appointed Secretary to RRTD Board of Directors, January, 2017

Therapy Dog Team Leader


Jo Anne Atwell

Current Board Member

Elected RRTD Board Member, August, 2016

Licensed Realtor in PA (Flo Smerconish) and NJ (River Valley Realty)

Former President, Doylestown Rotary

Kendal Beck

Current Board Member

Elected RRTD Board Member October, 2016

Victim Advocate, Network Of Victim’s Assistance (NOVA)

Anne Hoy

Current Board Member

Elected RRTD Board Member, July, 2014
Therapy Dog Team Leader




Susie Danzis

Former RRTD Board Member
Certified Dog Trainer/Owner, Training Tails Dog Training

Sean Diver

Former RRTD Board Chairman
Business Strategy Professional

Hollie B. John

Former RRTD Board Member
Attorney, Jacobson & John, LLP

Stacee Paley

Former RRTD Board Member
Clinical Psychotherapist, Owner, Stacee Paley and Associates Counseling



Phyllis Mikolaj

Director of Schools

Maggie Sivak

Director of Courthouse Therapy Dogs 

Joyce Rivas

Director of Doylestown Hospital Pediatric Unit Program

Tracey Vazquez

Director of Pedia Manor Group Homes Program

Sharon Fleck

Director of High School Student Support