Our Team

Administrative Staff

  • Crystal Selk, Executive Director

  • Jacqueline Loder, Receptionist

  • Mura Paw, Receptionist

  • Mary Schaefer, Director of Operations


Youth Programs

  • Marino Frias, Senior Program Manager, Youth Department

  • Hermona Alem, Youth Program Specialist

  • Carla Culberson, Prevention Specialist

  • Jehenna Cleason, MSW Intern

  • Fatima Elabed, Prevention Manager/ Youth Site Coordinator

  • Evelyn Escabi, Youth Program Specialist

  • Jaymir Johnson, Youth Program Specialist

  • Santos Torres, Teen Program Specialist


Senior Program

  • Aileen Gonzalez-Marti, Older Adult Programs Manager

  • Evelyn Escabi, Older Adult Programs Specialist

  • Migdalia Martinez, Older Adult Programs Specialist


Provisions 139 Pantry

  • Daniel Genco, Pantry Manager


Board of Directors

  • Courtney Bauer, PresidentCommunity Relations & Network Manager, Catholic Medical Partners

  • Steven Root, Treasurer – Senior Manager, Corporate Planning & Business Development, Rich Products Corporation

  • Russell Davidson, Secretary – VP, Continuity of Business & Crisis Management Lead Analyst, Citi

  • Raby Ba – Health and Wellness Project Coordinator, Independent Health Foundation

  • Caitlin Coder – Licensed Real Estate Salesperson, Schneider Real Estate Services

  • Rahsaan DeLain, M.S. – Executive Director COPE WNY/ Project Coordinator Health Equity, Community Health Center of Buffalo, Inc.

  • Molly Rich Lambros – Rich Family Foundation/Community Volunteer, Rich Products Corporation

  • Rachel Laster – Nutrition Empowerment Program Director, D’Youville University


Emeritus Members

  • Margaret Alfano, Director Emeritus

  • James Messina, Director Emeritus

  • Elizabeth Murphy, Director Emeritus

  • Carole Perla, Director Emeritus

  • Vicki DiFrancisco, Director Emeritus