The Brain Injury Alliance of New Jersey will present its Annual Gala at the Crystal Plaza in Livingston, NJ on Wednesday, March 29, 2023.

The Gala celebrates the work of BIANJ and spotlights the contributions of leaders in our community who support people impacted by brain injury.

Join us for an evening of recognition, celebration and inspiration, along with music, a networking dinner, silent auction and more. You can participate by sponsoring a table, advertising in our journal, or purchasing tickets.

Your support will ensure that we can continue providing services for people affected by brain injury.

Wednesday, March 29th

  • Crystal Plaza, Livingston NJ
  • 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
  • Cocktail Attire

Show the Brain Injury Community Your Support

Gala sponsorship ensures that BIANJ can continue to provide vital programs and services for people with brain injury and their loved ones. You can also purchase an ad, a table, or make a donation.

Gold Sponsor

Silver Sponsor

Bronze Sponsors

The Kyle Family

Past Honorees

2022
  • Connie Domingo, MD, FAAPM&R, Weisman Children’s Hospital
  • Richard J. Malone, DO, FAAPM&R, JFK Johnson Rehabilitation Institute
  • Tracy E. Noble, AAA Mid-Atlantic
2020
  • Robert Garrett, FACHE, CEO, Hackensack Meridian Health
  • Bernie Flynn, Past President & CEO, NJM Insurance Group
  • Nancy Chiaravalloti, PhD, Director of Neuropsychology, Neuroscience and TBI Research, Kessler Foundation
  • Jane and Joe Concato, BIANJ Volunteers
2019
  • Lori and Wallace Kyle, Caregivers and Past BIANJ Board President
  • Carolann Garafola, MA, Executive Director, Mt. Bethel Village
  • Susan and William Reilly, Caregivers, Sean Reilly TBI Fund
2018
  • Cathleen D. Bennett, JD, President and CEO, New Jersey Hospital Association
  • Carol Ann Giardelli, MEd, Director, Safe Kids New Jersey
  • Christine O’Brien, President, Insurance Council of New Jersey
2017
  • John Tiene, CEO, Agency Network Exchange
  • Barbara Gieger-Parker, Past President and CEO, Brain Injury Alliance of New Jersey
  • Benjamin Kurland, CEO, Allaire Healthcare Group
2016
  • Harrison J. Gordon, Esq., Senior Partner at Gordon & Gordon, PC
  • Erhardt Preitauer, Senior Vice President, Government Programs, Horizon BCBSNJ
2015
  • Bob Doll, Senior Portfolio Manager and Chief Equity Strategist, Nuveen Asset Management
  • Vincente H. Gracias, MD, FACS, FCCP, FCCM, Interim Dean, Rutgers Rober Wood Johnson Medical School
2014
  • Bruce M. Gans, MD, Executive Vice President & Chief Medical Officer, Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation
  • Richard S. Spengler, Executive Vice President & Chief Lending Officer, Investors Bank
2013
  • Roy Bavaro, DCH Teen Safe Driving Foundation
  • John K. Lloyd, FACHE, Meridian Health
  • Caroline O. McCagg, MD, JFK Johnson Rehabilitation Institute
2012 
  • Peter A. Inverso, Roma Bank
  • Al Maghazehe, PhD, FACHE, Capital Health
  • Congressman Bill Pascrell, Jr., New Jersey’s 8th Congressional District
2011 
  • Stephen Jones, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital
2010 
  • Ronald J. Del Mauro, Saint Barnabas Health Care System
  • Anthony J. Kuczinski, Munich Re
2009 
  • Paul Anzano, Esq., Pringle Quinn Anzano, PC
  • Steven Benvenisti, Esq., Davis, Saperstein & Salomon, PC
  • Corinne “Cookie” Slade, Founder & Former President, Rehabilitation Specialists
2008 
  • Gary S. Carter, New Jersey Hospital Association
  • Anthony G. Dickson, NJM Insurance Group
2007 
  • Richard Bagger, Pfizer
  • David Grubb, Perma
  • Amy Mansue, Children’s Specialized Hospital

Opening Remarks with Becky Quick

Becky Quick, Co-Anchor of CNBC’s Squawk Box and Anchor of On The Money, has been a strong supporter of the Brain Injury Alliance of New Jersey for more than a decade. Join us for her opening remarks on March 29, 2023.

We’re here to help. Call 1-800-669-4323.

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