JCYS Central Office

JCYS has a long and storied connection to Chicago, the city that we have called home for over 100 years. Headquartered in downtown Chicago, our Central Office staff are as dedicated as ever to JCYS’ mission to enrich and nurture each child’s individual spirit, imagination, confidence and talents.

We are as diverse and unique as the vast array of opportunities JCYS has to offer. Feel free to reach out to anyone of us to learn more about JCYS and the services we provide.

Barbara Speaking at Annual Meeting
Barbara Haworth

Barbara Haworth

Chief Executive Officer

Cathy Carlo, COO

Cathy Carlo

Chief Operating Officer

Saralyn Peritz, CFO

Saralyn Peritz

Chief Financial Officer

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Nicole Bela

Director of Development

Ashley Glas, Marketing and Communications Manger

Ashley Dinos

Marketing and Communications Manager

Jason Fink, Senior Accountant

Jason Fink

Senior Accountant/Payroll Specialist


Caitlin Kaulas

Operations Manager

Kaysha Larry, Accounting Manager

Kaysha Larry

Assistant Controller

Graham Little, Director of Risk Management

Graham Little

Director of Risk Management

Jean Losek, Director of Chicago Operations

Jean Sellmyer Losek

Director of Chicago Operations

Nikki Robin, Director of Suburban Operations

Nikki Robin

Director of Suburban Operations