Joseph Krasnansky, VP, Chief Program Officer Lower Eastside Service Center Board Member, COMPA . Mr. Krasnansky is the Vice President; Chief Program Officer at the Lower Eastside Service Center (LESC) a community based organization that began in 1959. Mr. Krasnansky oversees multiple services at LESC including mental health, housing, vocational, primary care and substance use services. LESC has five medication assisted treatment programs both outpatient and residential. Mr. Krasnansky has been in the mental health and SUD field for thirty years. A graduate of New York University and advanced training in psychotherapy, he has extensive clinical, supervisory and administrative experience. Mr. Krasnansky has participated in numerous City, State and Federal Committees and initiatives on policy and clinical issues.