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I like being at the much to do. We come here afterschool. We have drums and guitars and playing in the studio.We have lots of friends and staff to help us do our work. There are computers and air hockey and ping pong and a huge gym.

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Staff and Board


Mary Alice McKenzie Executive Director
Dave Agnew-Blais Grants Manager
Tanya Benosky Director and Development and Communications
Vanessa Fortune Director of Finance and Administration
Joyce McEntee Membership Services Representative

Program Staff:

Dottie Olio Director of Education
LeVar Barrino Integrated Arts Academy Unit Director
Rebecca Reese Integrated Arts Academy Assistant Unit Director
Jeff Thompson Winooski Club member program support
Jack Stackhouse Athletics & Teen Director
Alex Holt Assistant Education Director
Sarah Fisher Director of Programming, Oak Street Clubhouse
Volunteer and Mentoring Program Coordinator
Allison Freeman Assistant Education Director

Board of Directors:

  • Elizabeth Williamson, President
  • Brian Waxler, Vice President,Pomerleau Properties
  • Timothy Keefe, Treasurer, Vermont Gas
  • Eileen Casey, Secretary, WCAX TV
  • Robin Abramson, Champlain College
  • Andrew Allen, Vermont Design Works
  • Ken Ballard, Spherion
  • Lisa Beilstein, Partners in Leadership
  • Beth Beldock, Bullrock Corp.
  • Lesli Blount, Vermont Public Radio
  • Robert Cain, Paul, Frank & Collins
  • Scott Ciccarelli, GE Healthcare
  • Allison Crowley Demag, Morris & Demag
  • Mindy Evnin, Fletcher Allen Healthcare
  • Kim Gobeille, Gobeille Hospitality
  • Jane Greenberg, Community Volunteer
  • Jeff Grunvald, Preci Manufacturing
  • Geoff Hand, Shems, Dunkiel, Raubvogel & Saunders
  • Matt Hankes, OnForce Solar
  • Al Hardy, VT Center for Dental Implants & Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Nancy Jenkins, Nancy Jenkins Real Estate
  • Sandra McAllister, Fleischer Jacobs Group
  • Kevin McCarthy, PC Construction
  • Scott McCreary
  • Barbara McHenry, Prime Lending
  • Beth Taylor - Nolan, University of Vermont
  • Milissa O'Brien, The Whole Shebang
    Josh Parker, Merrill Lynch
  • Steve Partilo, Four Seasons Dermatology
  • Beth Peters, VIVID Workplace
  • Roger Preis, RPE Career Dynamics
  • Tuck Rainwater, Comcast
  • Randy Raner, Vermont Agency
  • Sam Ravit, Hackett Valine & MacDonald
  • Michael Schirling, Burlington Police Department
  • Jan Shanks, Cigna
  • Cynthia Shuman, CS Business Planning Consultants
  • Buddy Singh, Spruce Mortgage
  • Perry Sporn, Perrywinkle's Fine Jewelry
  • Susan Wertheimer, University of Vermont
  • Antoine Williams, Antoine Williams & Associates Financial Services
  • Tim Williams, Exterus
  • Sean Woodroffe, National Life Group

Honorary Board:

  • Debbie Allen
  • Terry Allen
  • Daniel Boardman
  • Scott Carpenter
  • David Coates
  • Cynthia Hoehl
  • Robert Hoehl (deceased)
  • Gene Richards
  • Michael Wool
  • Glen Wright