Suzanne Parker, Executive Director

Cristal Acevedo, Assistant Director, Elementary School Program

Johanna Acevedo, Site Coordinator, Elementary School Program

Meghan Bone, STEAM Program Manager

Kim Colwell, Dir. of Elementary School Program & Administration

Crystal DeJesus, Program Facilitator

Kassy Demers, Business and Operations Coordinator

Sarah Etelman, Development Manager

Khristy Guzman, Receptionist

Shanealia Jernigan, Program Facilitator

Jaleen Lugo, Program Facilitator

Erin Placey, Program Facilitator

Wilmarie Reyes, Teen Center Coordinator

Shelley Rosen, Data Coordinator

Brandy Wilson, Director, Middle and High School Programs

Board of Directors

We are served and guided by a strong group of Board members. They are committed to our mission, and are essential to our success.

Executive Committee:

Jane Roulier, Chair; Dan Roulier Builders, Somers,CT

Kay Althoff, Vice Chair; Retired, Mount Holyoke College, South Hadley, MA

Trisha Leary, Treasurer; PeoplesBank, Holyoke, MA

Maria V. Pelchar, Clerk; Holyoke Fire Department, Holyoke, MA


Timothy V. Cotz, Glenmeadow, Longmeadow, MA

Colleen DelVecchio, Smith College, Northampton, MA

Jean Deschaine, Berkshire Bank, South Hadley, MA

Cappie Glica, Retired, Mount Holyoke College, South Hadley, MA

Bernadette Harrigan, MassMutual Life Insurance Co., Springfield, MA

Kate Kane, Northwestern Mutual, Springfield, MA

Sarah LaRose, City of Holyoke Gas & Electric Dept., Holyoke, MA

Latitia Molina, Mercy Medical Center, Springfield, MA

Carla Oleska, Elms College, Chicopee, MA

Lynn M. Starr, Easthampton Savings Bank, Easthampton, MA

Sandra Stoughton, A.W. Hastings & Co., Inc., Enfield, CT

Rebecca Thibault, Doherty, Wallace, Pillsbury and Murphy, P.C., Springfield, MA

Debra Vega, Vega Yoga, Holyoke, MA

Our mission is to inspire all girls to be strong, smart and bold by providing them the opportunity to develop and achieve their full potential.