(973) 742-6742, Ext. 305
Jerry C. Dillard has served as Executive Director/CEO for CAPCO Resource Center since 1999. He is responsible for the agency’s strategic planning, program development, and overall fiscal management. He supervises CAPCO’s Case Management Team in the implementation of ten programs, and he supervises the Prevention Team in the delivery of comprehensive HIV prevention services.
In addition, he is a Consultant/Trainer for the Rutgers University, the NJ Department of Health- Division of HIV, STD and TB Services, and for the various Eligible Metropolitan Areas (EMAs) and Transitional Grant Areas (TGAs). Training includes Supervisor Skills Building, Motivational Interviewing, Behavior Change Theory, Harm Reduction, Treatment Adherence, Client-Centered Strategies and many others.
Since 1987, he has experience coordinating the full spectrum of biopsychosocial support for persons who are chemically dependent and/or living with HIV Disease. In his roles at various agencies, he has established protocols to track persons who are mentally ill, medically compromised, and/or substance dependent; implemented team-building exercises to maintain staff cohesion; and assisted in the integration of behavior change theories into the delivery of HIV service management and drug treatment.
He holds the following advanced credentials: New Jersey Certified Social Worker (CSW); American Academy of Health Care Providers Certified Addictions Specialist (CAS); National Association of Forensic Counselors: Nationally Certified Forensic Addictions Specialist (NFAS).
Medical Case Manager
(973) 742-6742, Ext. 306
Tisa has worked in the field of HIV/AIDS for over 11 years. Her background includes Addiction Services, Housing (Section 8), Group Homes and Transportation Services. Tisa earned her Case Management Certification through the University of Medicine and Dentistry of NJ’s Center for Continuing and Outreach Education: Division of AIDS Education.
(973) 742-6742, Ext. 307
Sandra has over 11 years of experience in Bilingual Case Management services. She enjoys working with people from all cultural backgrounds and aims to make a difference in her community. Sandra is certified to conduct HIV Counseling & Testing services by the New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services.
Disease Intervention Specialist/Case Manager
(973) 742-6742, Ext. 303
Kristy Santos has over 4 years’ experience in Case Management services. Kristy has experience in working with diverse populations, from people living with HIV to veterans to aging populations. In 2015, Kristy received her bachelor’s degree in family and child studies from Montclair State University. She is currently enrolled in a master’s program of social work as she plans to become a licensed social worker working closely with the substance use population. Kristy has worked as a prevention counselor and case manager under the Ryan White and MAI (Minorities Aid Initiative) programs in Paterson and beyond. As a Disease Intervention Specialist, Kristy serves individuals who have been diagnosed with syphilis or other STIs by linking them into care.