Joseph LaCoppola is a member of the Liberty Management team. Mr. LaCoppola’s expertise was essential to opening the Opioid Treatment Program in Plattsburgh, NY, one of the first OTPs to open under the leadership of OASAS Commissioner Arlene González-Sánchez. Not only has Mr. LaCoppola has been instrumental in the efforts to successfully site OTPs in Liverpool, Troy and Carmel, but he freely shares his time, knowledge and expertise to help establish programs across the state. Mr. LaCoppola is an active and valued Board member of COMPA, serving on the Finance Committee and spearheading efforts in Emergency Management for OTPs. Mr. LaCoppola was presented with a COMPA award for outstanding service in assisting and mentoring New York’s Opioid Treatment Programs through the establishment process.