Board & Staff

Our Team

AYF Leadership Team

Anna Kay Vorsteg

Andy Mulcahy
AYF Senior Director of Operations

Matt Loper
AYF Senior Director of Programs

Liz Marshall
AYF Senior Director of Advancement

Astrid Wielens
AYF Senior Director of Health and Safety

Nancy Wittkamp
Finance Director

Julie Stengele
Assistant to the President


Amy Simmons
Operations Director

Chris Wellens
Director of Camp Programs

Lisa Boucher

Patrick O’Hagin
Facilities Manager

Kim Novotny
Food Program Manager


Griffin Vogler
Operations Director

Emily Knuth
Girls Camp Director

Michael Harter
Boys Camp Director

Dawn Hammersley
Finance Manager

Jan Strube
Alumni Liaison

Jennifer Sebolt
Office Coordinator

Chad Warner
Facilities Manager


Molly Mulcahy
Alumni and Community Relations Director

Annie D. Oliverio
Advancement Manager

Catherine Klene
Communications Manager

Board of Directors

DD Danforth-Burlin, Esq.

A. Neil Sweeny

Andrea Van Cleve

Gretchen Butler Clayton

Christopher Danforth

Donald Danforth III

Glenn E. Davis, Esq.

Pat C. Jones

Katie Lemaire

Jeffrey McDonnell, CFA

Daniel Miller

Deborah Seidel

Patrick West

Kelly Tyson

Advisory & Committee Members

Advisory Members

Kay Bell

J. Patrick Mulcahy

Committee Members

Amy Campbell

Chandlee Dickey

John Drew

Shannon O’Toole

Kelly Tyson


Our Core Values

Best Self

We seek to develop excellence in people by motivating them to discover and develop their personal best.

Balanced Living

We believe that balanced living is an integral part of everyone’s life both personally and professionally. We encourage people to attain balance in mental, physical, social and religious/spiritual pursuits.


We commit to providing a safe environment in which people can take emotional and physical risks.


We seek to involve people from diverse cultures, values and perspectives, and to impart respect for others.


We strive to instill responsibility to act for the good of others and for a sustainable environment.


We recognize the interconnectedness of the world’s communities and will strive to be responsible in our use of environmental and human resources.