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Staff

Eileen.pngEileen Howe Bird

Executive Director

Eileen joined the staff of To Life! in 2011, after having served on many To Life! event committees as a volunteer. That experience along with the skills acquired during her tenure at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and Grainger Industrial Supply helped to instill a strong will to continue the work of her predecessors and board leadership.

Eileen’s work experience includes; government contracting, program management, sales and customer service. Eileen finds it rewarding to make connections Eileen attended State University College at Oswego then received her MBA from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. Eileen and her family currently live in Delmar.

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Martha McCormick

Director of Education

Martha joined To Life! in 2013.  As Director of Education, she can be found facilitating support groups, meeting individually to support clients and families, working behind the scenes at To Life! education programs, and collaborating with other cancer services professionals in the region.

Martha’s background includes counseling, higher education student services, classroom instruction and employee assistance consulting and training. She is proud to be part of the To Life! mission and programs.

pru-chapman.pngPru Chapman

Development Manager 

Pru joined to Life! in June of 2018.  She has 15+ years of experience working in all aspects of nonprofit development and fundraising, most recently at Harvard Medical School. She has served on the board of an organization that supports, educates and empowers women, and is passionate about issues pertaining to women’s health. Pru is completing her undergraduate degree at Harvard University Extension School. Originally from upstate NY, she has returned to the area to be closer to her family in Warren County.

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Melanie Murphy

Boutique Associate

Melanie joined the staff of To Life! in December 2017 as our wig fitter.  Melanie brings years of skill as a professional hair stylist to her position with To Life!. Melanie has a lovely eye for helping women make a beautiful choice.

rachel.pngRachel Criscione

Boutique Associate

Rachel is a certified Mastectomy fitter in the To Life! boutique.  She joined the staff in August 2017.  Prior to her work with To Life!, Rachel enjoyed a long career with Industries for the Blind of NYS.  Her experience in retail sales and product management are a welcomed addition to the To Life! boutique services.

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Emily Pratt

Executive Assistant 

Emily joined To Life! in February of 2017.  Prior to that, Emily Pratt graduated magna cum laude from Simmons College with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration. Her background includes arts administration, business administration and fundraising. She was introduced to To Life! by her Aunt who has been a long-time volunteer. She is proud to be working for such a wonderful organization. She currently lives in Latham with her family.