About Us


Southern Tier Lyme Support is dedicated to increasing the public’s awareness of Lyme and other tick borne diseases through education, support and outreach activities.  

Board of Directors

  • Jean Ann Redman


  • Maggie Whitaker
    Vice President
  • Jerry Bignoli
  • Laurie Tebbe
  • Cary Najarian
  • Amy Bennett
  • Robert Dempsey
  • Louis Panigrosso
  • D’Louisa Ford


  • Margaret Leone-Smith


Southern Tier Lyme Support, Inc., and the website www.southerntierlymesupport.org were created as a resource for people interested in Lyme Disease and Tick-Borne Illnesses. The content provided is for informational purposes only, and the information should not be taken as medical advice. Southern Tier Lyme Support, Inc. DOES NOT give medical advice. Links to other sites are to assist in research and the information found on those sites is the opinion of those who publish the sites and is not necessarily that of Southern Tier Lyme Support, Inc. Southern Tier Lyme Support, Inc. DOES NOT endorse products or services. It is your responsibility to assess the information provided on this website for accuracy and completeness. By your use of this site, you agree to release and hold harmless Southern Tier Lyme Support, Inc. for any loss or damage sustained by you, resulting from information obtained from this site.