Mr. Richard Swierat

Executive Director of Westchester ARC for the past 26 years, Ric frequently speaks at state and national meetings on such topics as guardianship, quality metrics, corporate compliance, person-centered planning in residential and vocational services, board training, family advocacy and the development and management of direct service worker career systems. His degrees include a BS in sociology from Canisius College in Buffalo, NY, an MA in special education from the State University of New York at Buffalo, an MS in special education from the State University College at Buffalo, and work towards a PhD in administration and decision management sciences at Walden University.