Board & Staff

Our Team

AYF Leadership Team

Anna Kay Vorsteg
President

Andy Mulcahy
Director of AYF Operations

Matt Loper
Director of AYF Programs

Liz Marshall
Director of Advancement

Nancy Wittkamp
Finance Director

Julie Stengele
Assistant to the President

Merrowvista

Kris Light
Merrowvista Transition Director

Joe Baty
Director of Community & School Programs, NLC

Lauren Abrami
Director of Camp Programs

Amy Simmons
Director of Operations

Shelby Witheford
Assistant Director of Camp Programs

Kelcie Meyer
Coordinator of School Programs

Cat Marconi
National Leadership Programs Administrator

Neal Smeltzer
Four Trails Program Coordinator

Lisa Boucher
Registrar of Camp Programs

Terri Bennett
Office Coordinator

Patrick O’Hagin
Facilities & Maintenance Manager

Kim Novotny
Food Program Manager

Wendy Facteau
Food Program Shift Leader

Kristen Clark
Finance Manager

Scott Evans
Facilities & Maintenance Coordinator

Nick Williams
Custodial Assistant

Miniwanca

Matt Loper
Director of Operations

Liz Marshall
Director of Camp Programs

Hannah Patterson
Director of Girls Camp

Tyler “Tiwi” Freeman
Director of Boys Camp

Chelsea Bernthal
Director of Community & School Programs

Jensen Pennock
Coordinator of Community & School Programs

Andrew McIver
Coordinator of Four Trails Programs

Cassidy Cisneros
Registrar of Camp Programs

Dawn Hammersley
Finance Manager

Jan Strube
Alumni Liaison

Jennifer Sebolt
Office Coordinator

Derek Sterling
Food Program Manager

Chad Warner
Facilities & Maintenance Manager

Lance Bernhardt
Construction Projects Coordinator

Max Leslie
Facilities & Maintenance Coordinator

Kenny Rumsey
Facilities & Maintenance Assistant

Development

Molly Mulcahy
Director of Alumni and Community Relations

Rachelle K. Thomas
Communications Manager

Gail Weller
Advancement Manager

Board of Directors

David Danforth
Chair

Christopher Danforth
Vice Chair

A. Neil Sweeny
Treasurer

Andrea Van Cleve
Secretary

DD Danforth-Burlin, Esq.

Donald Danforth III

William H. Danforth, MD

Glenn E. Davis, Esq.

Kevin J. Hunt

Jeffrey McDonnell, CFA

Daniel Miller

Jason Purnell

Deborah Seidel

Patrick West

Advisory & Committee Members

Advisory Members

Kay Bell

J. Patrick Mulcahy

Committee Members

Amy Campbell

Gretchen Clayton

Chandlee Dickey

John Drew

Kathleen Welter

Astrid Wielens

 

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.

Safety

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

Respect

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

Responsibility

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

Stewardship

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