About Us // Board of Directors


Richard Silverberg is the founder of Catch the Dream.  For more than 25 years, he was a trial lawyer concentrating in the area of employment law, a practice devoted to helping those who suffered rights violations connected to the workplace.  Of note, Richard successfully represented Clarence Cain, a lawyer who was fired by his firm upon learning he had been diagnosed with AIDS.  The case was among the first AIDS employment discrimination cases to go to trial in the United States, and inspired the 1994 movie “Philadelphia” starring Tom Hanks and Denzel Washington.

Richard was a volunteer with Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Philadelphia for more than 10 years, and was recognized with the prestigious Chapel of the Four Chaplains Award for his service.

He received a B.A. in English and History from the University of Rochester, and a J.D. from the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law.



Mitchell Boodey is a Safety Officer with the New Jersey Department of Human Services.
Previously, he worked in the waste and recycling industry for more than 30 years, and held management positions for several industry leaders.  He holds numerous industry-related certifications and serves on the Solid Waste Advisory Council of Monmouth County, NJ.

He received a B.A. in History and Psychology from the University of Rochester.



Lawrence Levit, M.D., is a member of Associates in Anesthesia (AIA), the anesthesia practice group at Crozer Chester Medical Center in Upland, PA.  He has held numerous faculty and hospital appointments, and was both President of the Medical Staff and Director of the Department of Anesthesia at Roxborough Memorial Hospital in Philadelphia, PA.  He currently serves as Secretary of the Board of Directors of AIA.

He received a B.A. in Biology from Rutgers University and an M.D. from Hahnemann University School of Medicine.



Mark Wentworth has been an educator and administrator for more than 30 years.  He is a member of the faculty at Catholic Memorial School in West Roxbury, MA where he teaches math and science.  For the past 13 years, he has been an Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach at Bentley University in Waltham, MA.

He received a B.A. in Earth Sciences from the University of Rochester.