Board of Directors and Officers

Ellen Haggerty, Chair and Treasurer, Hearing Rotary Action Group

Has a severe/profound hearing loss since she was four. Given hearing aids and able to graduate from regular public schools, earn a BA at MacMurray College in Mathematics and Economics and Business and a Masters Degree in Guidance and Counseling. Founder of Idlewild Enterprises, LLC a real estate management company. Member of the Pleasant Valley Rotary Club and the Hudson Valley chapter of the Hearing Loss Association of America.

Ellen Haggerty; 142 Hudson Pointe Drive
Poughkeepse, New York 12601

Phone: 845-797-1692 USA

Don Bonner, Webmaster, Hearing Rotary Action Group

Member of the Nanaimo Rotary Club, Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada.


David and Kathy Kruger, Directors, Hearing Rotary Action Group, President and Treasurer of Pleasant Valley Rotary Club (NY, District 7210), 37 Rawls Road, Pleasant Valley, NY 12569


Phone: 845=645-3499

Dr. Patricia Castellanos de Muñoz, Doctor of Audiology from the University of Florida, Miami, Director, Hearing RAG, Founder and Manager of CEDAF and non-profit Fundaçion Sonrisas que Escuchan, Guatemala City, Guatemala,

Dean Avery, Director, Hearing Rotary Action Group, Poughkeepsie-Arlington Rotary Club, District 7210, retired co-founder and co-owner of Ariel Booksellers, New Paltz, New York, USA, moderate hearing loss


Dr. Nischal Pandey, Director, Hearing Rotary Action Group

ACME Multi Specialty Clinic Medical Director and Centre Head, Gurgeon, India with an Out Patient and Diagnostic Centre with 2 visiting ENT Specialists. Dr. Pandey in association with Rotary, Gift of Life – Delhi, NCR organizes open heart surgery for children from poor families in India. Dr. Pandey is a member of the Rotary eClub of District 3170, Past Coordinator – Rotary Gift of Life Program C-2, Sector-40 (Near Sector-40 Market), Gurgaon-122001, Haryana,India.


Phone/Fax: +91-124-4301616; Cell:+919911299542