Recruited, trained and matched over 500 program volunteers with youth whom had been referred to the program. Provided direct supervision to the Case Manger who oversaw daily operations of the program. Secured funding through grants, United Way and fundraising efforts. Provided monthly recreational activities, Life skill classes, monthly meetings with mentors. Oversaw the implementation of the School based Lunch Buddy Middle School mentoring component. Provided support to over 100 adult volunteers who were matched with students at 3 area schools.
Bicycle Safety and Education Program, Director
Provided leadership to program volunteers who taught bicycle safety to over 800 4th and 5th grade GAPS students each spring and fall. Recruited, trained and supervised one paid instructor. Oversaw classroom scheduling, curriculum development and secured necessary funding.
Y-Community Garden, Director
Recruited volunteers, organized work parties, oversaw all aspects of the garden which harvested and donated over 1000 pounds of fresh vegetables to FISH of Albany. Developed curriculum and hands on experiences for 75 youth enrolled in Y-Day Camp, who participated weekly in the garden.
Y-Fundraising and Support Specialist
Served in many capacities throughout my tenure to help the Y secure funding for the Annual Support Campaigns, auctions, United Way as well as grant writing. Provided Database Management, volunteer recruitment, developed marketing materials, procured auction items, presenter, liaison and event planning.
Past President and current member of Altrusa International of Albany. Chair of Kidzshop event.
Safe Haven Humane Society, Board Volunteer
Linn Together, coalition member
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