DYS Board of Directors

John Gogliettino, Chairperson

Robert L. Giampe, Vice-Chairperson

Brian J. McGuigan, Acting Secretary

Michael Pagliaro, Treasurer

Carolyn Ridenour, Member-At-Large

Brian Morquecho, Student Member

Anna Nowak

Kathleen Brouillette

Sanaa Almarayati


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

Joan Laucius

Program Director
Joseph Dobbins, LCSW

Receptionist/Office Assistant 


Counselors / Project Directors

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

Jackie Dudas, MS, N.C.C., L.P.C. Youth Counselor

Cynthia McGuire, MS, L.P.C. in Clinical Counseling, Youth Counselor 

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

Michelle Weinstein, C.A.C., L.A.D.C.,, Youth Counselor

Rachel Coombs, MS, N.C.C., Youth Counselor and GAL’s Club Project Director

Jamell Farmer, MS, Youth Counselor Intern

Joseph Dobbins, LCSW,  DYS Program Director and CYSA Case Manager

Debra Tovino, MS, TARGET Literacy Instructor and Project Director

Giancarlo Castagne, Earn-A-Bike Project Director

Tammy Mikadze, SYEP Project Director, LIST Coordinator, and JRB Case Manager