Staff & Board


Sarah Deans Adams, Executive Director 

Marlene DeKoninck, Financial Coordinator  

Jeanette Johnson, Program Coordinator 

Lisa Lysaght, Program Director 

Felicia Kowalski, Development Director & Volunteer Coordinator 


Our Board of Directors

The Southeast Youth Council (TSYC) operates Cornerstone Youth Center as a 501(c)3 (official IRS non-profit status). TSYC is responsible for the overall governance of the agency. They provide wisdom, accountability and fiscal responsibility. We appreciate this group of community members and their dedication to the youth and families served by Cornerstone Youth Center.

Scott Thum Chair
Chozie Thorp Vice Chair
Nathan Buuck Secretary
Adams Schaffer Treasurer
Jon Doust
Tim Berry
Marilyn Koeneman
Sharon Wight
Jennifer Hull
Liz Day
Kati Cartwright-Youth member

Sarah Deans Adams Executive Director

TSYC meets the 3rd Monday every other month at Cornerstone Youth Center. If you would be willing to serve on a board of directors dedicated to youth development, inquire here.