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PCCYFS Staff & Board

The Pennsylvania Council of Children, Youth and Family Services (PCCYFS) is the collective voice for nearly 100 agencies that serve Pennsylvania’s most vulnerable children and their families.


President & CEO

Terry L. Clark, MPA

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Vice President, Legal and Public Affairs

Samea Kim, Esquire

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Vice President, Operations and Finance

David A. Mattern, MSW

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Director, Marketing and Communications

Kim Yakowski

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Director, Child Welfare, Juvenile Justice, and Education Services

Abigail Wilson, DSW, LSW

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Administrative Assistant

Adina Papinchak

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Director, Training and Member Services

Jeannette R. Geter, LSW

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Director, Children’s Behavioral Health Services

Jaclyn Kreshock

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Board Officers


Dominick DiSalvo, MA LPC


Vice Chair

Rebecca Van der Groef, LSW

Hoffman Homes, Inc.


Laura Maines, Esquire

Every Child, Inc.


Nick Riehl, JD, MBA

Community Alternatives, Inc.

Board Members

Joseph I Abraham, Ed.D.

The Impact Project, Inc.

Melanie Beidler, MS

Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health

Heather Bert, MSW

Bethany Christian Services of the Greater Delaware Valley

Joseph Birli, EdD, LPC, NCC

Bethany Children’s Home

John Bukovac, LSW, ACSW

Alternative Living Solutions

Erin Chick, MA

Common Sense Adoption & Foster Care

Terry L. Clark, MPA


Mark Cunningham

COBYS Family Services

Robert Haussmann, PhD


Nancy Kukovich

Adelphoi Village

Rosalind Lee, PhD

Progressive Life Center

Anita Paukovits, MEd

Children’s Home of Easton

Michael T. Shaffer, MEd

Pinebrook Family Answers

Alyssa Snyder, MBA

Diakon Child, Family & Community Ministries

Kimberly Young, MSW, LSW

The Bair Foundation