After a nationwide search, the Wayside House board of directors has named Boca Raton resident Cathy Cohn as the agency’s new executive director. Cohn comes to Wayside House with nearly 30 years of experience in providing fiscal, strategic and operational leadership in the non-profit sector. As executive director, Cohn will work to ensure that Wayside House meets its financial objective while achieving its mission as a treatment provider for women with substance addictions.
The former CEO of Healthy Mothers/Healthy Babies Coalition of Palm Beach County, Cohn headed a 70-person staff and oversaw a $6 million budget.
Cohn also was the prenatal care director for Planned Parenthood of South Palm Beach and Broward Counties.
— Staff reports