Board of Directors

Youth On Their Own is led by a dynamic group of committed volunteers from a variety of professional backgrounds. The board provides governance, financial oversight, and strategic vision for the organization while also serving as ambassadors and advocates for YOTO in the community.

For information about joining the YOTO board, click here.

President

President-Elect

Treasurer

Secretary

Ex-Officio

Ex-Officio

Board Committees

Governance

Amanda McCraw, Co-Chair

Sean Murray, Co-Chair

Katie Maxwell

Julie Stevenson

Finance

Paola Ponce, Chair

Elaine Babcock

Lynn Karabinas

Mark Papoccia

Deb Salaiz

Terri Tellez-Baker

Program

Kristina Scott, Chair

Joy Baynes

Eric Dupree

Viviana Fimbres

Lance Meeks

Kevin Wu

YOTO Alumni

Investment

Lynn Karabinas, Chair

Mark Cline

Susan Kentosh

Sean Murray

New Property

Linda Montes-Cota, Chair

J.R. Bergantino

Tony Cazzato

Tom Hoyt

Fund Development

Cori Rodriguez, Chair

Enrique Aldana

Jay Peskoe

Dana Robbins-Murray

Valerie Sipp

Georgina Smith

Advocacy

Amanda Kippert, Chair

Maddy Bynes

Stephanie Friend

Lynne Petersen

Yesenia Sanchez

Carolina Silva

Julie Stevenson