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OUR STAFF

 

GIRLS INC. WESTCHESTER IS HIRING

 

We currently have two openings for part time positions at our growing organization.

PART TIME PROGRAM FACILITATOR

2018-19 Program Facilitator Job Description

 

PART TIME ADMINISTRATIVE ASST.

Admin Asst Job Desc 6.18.18

Contact:  info[at]girlsincwestchester.org.  Please attach your resume and a brief cover email briefly telling us about which position interests you, and why working for our organization is something that fits with your skills and passion.

 

OUR CURRENT LEADERSHIP

Catherine Lepone, Executive Director
Catherine has been working in the nonprofit sector for more than 25 years in a number of leadership capacities. She comes to us directly from Making Headway Foundation, in Chappaqua, NY where she served as their Executive Director. With a BS in Business Administration from the University at Albany, she brings a strong business background to her work in philanthropy.
“Do not train a child to learn by force or harshness; but direct them to it by what amuses their minds, so that you may be better able to discover with accuracy the peculiar bent of the genius of each.  .” —  Plato

 

 

 

Vanessa Santiago, Director of Programs
Vanessa Santiago holds a BA from Brooklyn College, CUNY and received her Master’s in Nonprofit Management from The Milano School of International Affairs, Management, and Urban Policy, a graduate school of The New School University. With almost 2 decades of youth leadership and program development experience, Vanessa manages all facets of our programs from school based programming to county wide programs and loves to see all programs in action.
“Leadership is about making others better as a result of your presence and making sure that impact lasts in your absence.” — Sheryl Sandberg

 

 

 

 


Heather Apollonio, Development Officer
Heather is a development professional and project manager with over fifteen years international and domestic experience in the not-for-profit and private sectors. She has an B.A. (Anthropology) from Syracuse University, and an M.A. (Archaeology) from the University of Cape Town. She started her career as an archaeologist, working in Louisiana, the Caribbean, and South Africa. In 2005, she completed the Association of Development Officer’s Certificate in Fundraising & Board Development, and has worked in a variety of development roles including institutional and annual giving, event