Board of Directors

Benjamin Sarcadi, President & Director

Benjamin is a decorated and disabled Navy Veteran. serving honorably from 1997-2003. He strives to learn and improve every day. His insight helped in elevating his father’s construction company into the modern era. Afterwards, he was recruited into the world of marketing and NASCAR, to lead the Northern and Southern territories of CA. He then was engaged in providing accounting services. After conquering that goal, Ben has since joined in helping Breaking Barriers become the foremost authority in helping adults with disabilities advocate for themselves.

Melissa Spicuzza, Secretary & Director

Melissa has almost 20 years of experience providing support to individuals with developmental disabilities. She began as a direct support professional after high school and has worked her way through the ranks. Her background includes: house manager for an ARF (adult residential facility for the developmentally disabled), Program Director for a small non-profit offering residential and behavior modification day program services, and a coordinator for a supported living agency.

Denis Sarcadi, Treasurer & Director

Denis is the business owner of Love and Divine Home Care, located in Sacramento California. He has been an owner/operator for more than 13 years. He provides a stable and loving service to assist the elderly with a wide range of non-medical services.

Jackee Lena, Director

Jackee holds a Bachelors in Business Administration. As a long-term employee of Kyocera Global she has developed and maintained numerous professional relationships with electronics companies all over the world. Ms. Lena project management and sales skills transfer into her personal life where she volunteered with her daughter’s softball team for over a decade. Breaking Barriers is proud to have Jackee Lena as a member of the Board.

Alicia Green, Director

Alicia’s professional career is in finance and estate planning. Her uncanny ability to rapidly put customers at ease and create a professional relationship is a true asset. Mrs. Green’s unbiased opinion and straight forward approach is exactly what Breaking Barriers needs in a board member.