Sarasota, September 26, 2012: The Board of Directors for Community Youth Development (CYD) have elected the following officers for the 2012-13 year: Sandi Stewart , Chair; Debbie Douglas , Vice Chair, Beckie Stoner , Treasurer, and Madelyn Sams, Secretary.
In addition, the Board appointed four new members for the 2013 term:
• Frank Maggio - Asst. Vice President for Credit Administration at Insignia Bank; past chair of the Sarasota Young Professionals group.
• Dorothy St. Pierre – Recreation Supervisor for the City of North Port; former CYD Youth Leader during her high school years.
• Benjamin Wagner – Asst. Controller at Sarasota Yacht Club; Chair of the Finance committee for the Sarasota Young Professionals.
• Karen Walker – Vice President for SunTrust Mortgage.
“We are so excited to have these leaders join CYD,” said Karen Bogues, Executive Director. “They are all passionate about helping young people achieve great things for themselves and the community.”
Community Youth Development is in its 17 year of service to Sarasota County teens, and has received national recognition for the STAR Leadership Training. For more information, please contact the CYD office at 922-5126 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org .
CYD is funded through grants from the Sarasota Board of County Commissioners, the Community Foundation of Sarasota County to empower youth as leaders in service to their community. Contact CYD at 922-5126 for more information.