The Founders

Erika Rech
Co-Founder
Co-President

Erika currently serves on the Breast Intentions Executive Board as co-President. She also co-founded the charity with her cousin, Mike.

Currently, Erika is based out of Manhattan, working for J.P. Morgan in Wealth Management.

Michael Ruane
Co-Founder
Co-President

Mike currently serves on the Breast Intentions Executive Board as co-President. He also co-founded the charity with his cousin, Erika.

Currently, Mike is based out of Manhattan, working for Morgan Stanley in Wealth Management. He enjoys spending time with his wife, Gaby, and son, Liam.

New Jersey Executive Board

Carol Rech

Carol Rech, a Stage 3C breast cancer survivor herself, has been involved with Breast Intentions since its inception. She handles daily operations, marketing, and sponsorships. 

Marianne Ruane

Marianne has been involved with Breast Intentions since its inception. She handles daily operations, marketing, and sponsorships.

Melissa Marsiello

Melissa has been involved with Breast Intentions since its inception. She handles our banking and event planning.

Brian Olore

Brian has been involved with Breast Intentions since its inception. He handles all of our technical needs.

Nicole Pelliccia

Nicole has been involved with Breast Intentions for several years. She handles patient correspondence and fundraising.

Want to be Involved?

Would you like to be part of the Breast Intentions team? We would love to have you! Please send us an email so we can help you get started.