DYS Board of Directors

Emily Walsh, Chairperson

Kenneth Tsui, Vice-Chairperson

Robert L. Giampe, Secretary

Michael Pagliaro, Treasurer

Carolyn Ridenour, Member-At-Large

Robert Ivancso, Student Member

Dinilio Jimenez

Amy Kohn

Brian J. McGuigan

Razy R. Martin

Vanessa Ivancso

Kathleen Brouillette


DYS Staff

Executive Director
Julie A. Schmitter, MPA

Medical Director
Dr. Sol Lee, MD

Clinical Director
Joe Arconti, MS, LPC 

Operations Director
Diane Doling

Development Director
Jennifer Canning, BS

Program Director
Joseph Dobbins, MSW

Receptionist/Office Assistant
Cristina Pereira


Counselors / Project Directors

Marita Repole, ED.D., LPC, Youth Counselor

Jackie Dudas, MS Youth Counselor

Cynthia McGuire, BS, MS in Clinical Counseling, Youth Counselor 

Liliana Yelin, MS., R.D.N., and C.D.N., Youth Counselor

Joseph Dobbins, MSWEarn-A-Bike, and YESProject Director and DYS Program Director

Debra Tovino, MS, TARGET Literacy Instructor and Project Director

Sandra Prendergast, Mentoring Project Director

Rachel Coombs, MS candidate, GAL’s Club Project Director