Alejandra Sacio

Tara Millspaugh

Alejandra manages all daily communications activities including the website, program marketing, and influencer relations.

Wendy Wood

QuickFix

Wendy leads the programs team and successfully oversees the general management and strategic vision of all program areas including development, delivery, evaluation and partner relations to ensure that Starlight is maximizing its ability to transform the hospital experience for seriously ill children and their families

Sandra Neill-Gerstel

Tara Millspaugh

Sandra manages the day-to-day operations at the office and provides support to the Starlight team so the organization can achieve its mission.

Saata Bangura

Tara Millspaugh

Saata leads all art direction and graphic design efforts for the Starlight brand to visually communicate the organization’s mission across multiple platforms.

Sara Mathews

QuickFix

Certified Child Life Specialist who cultivates relationships among our growing hospital partner network to help guide and enhance our program delivery and impact.

Samantha Martinez

QuickFix

Samantha delivers, manages and supports our programs throughout our growing nationwide network of children’s hospitals and other partner facilities.

Irina Stavchanskiy

QuickFix

Irina is responsible for the processing of payroll and benefits for Starlight and record keeping functions.  

Tara Millspaugh

QuickFix

Tara runs our social media channels and she researches, writes and shares Starlight stories and curated blog content.