Crisis Hotline (716) 433-6716
Board of Directors and Advisory Council

2020 YWCA of the Niagara Frontier Board of Directors


Val Cronin
Dianne Cross

Vice President

Patricia Barry


Jackie Davis


Joan Aul

Board of Directors

  • Julie LaForest
  • Jennifer Murphy
  • Mary K Nassoiy
  • Kellie Nickerson
  • Karen Root
  • Gay Molnar
  • Jessica Sadler
  • Barbara Strzyz
  • Martha Troia
  • Frances Waldriff
  • Christine Weeks
  • Mercedes Wilson
  • Patricia White
  • Deborah Workman


  • Catherine Braniecki
  • Mary Knotts
  • Nancy McGlen, Ph.D.
  • Mary Murphy

Young Women’s Advisory Council

The YWCA of the Niagara Frontier’s Young Women’s Advisory Council is be made up of young, dynamic women in their 40s and under dedicated to volunteering their time, talents, and energy to raise the profile of the YWCA’s mission of eliminating racism and empowering women. Members have the unique opportunity to serve as advocates for YWCA’s important work to empower women and girls, raise funds for critical projects and advance their personal, professional, and leadership goals. Members will also work towards the growth of this group and the sharing of new ideas and perspectives with the YWCA of the Niagara Frontier regular board and staff. An important goal of this council is to foster the community perspective and input of young women through volunteering.

2020 YWCA of the Niagara Frontier Young Women’s Advisory Council

  • Nicole Dunlap
  • Rebecca Coleman
  • Christine Savoia
  • Amanda Souliske
  • Whitney Walker
  • Deborah Workman, Liason YWCA BOD and Advisory Council
  • Sarah Wright
If you are interested in applying, please complete the Application Packet and return it, along with your updated resume, to:
Click here to download the Application Packet

YWCA Niagara Frontier
32 Cottage Street
Lockport, NY 14094
Attn: Jean Mullett-Hosey

If you have any questions, please contact Jean at (716) 433-6714, ext. 226.