JCYS Headquarters

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.

Central Office Staff
Barbara Haworth, CEO

Barbara Haworth

Chief Executive Officer

Cathy Carlo, COO

Cathy Carlo

Chief Operating Officer

Saralyn Peritz, CFO

Saralyn Peritz

Chief Financial Officer

Samantha Stankowicz, CAO

Samantha Stankowicz

Chief Advancement Officer

Hannah Bailenson, Leadership Development and Administrative Coordinator

Hannah Bailenson

Leadership Development and Administrative Coordinator

Kevin Faulkner, Director of Property Management

Kevin Faulkner

Director of Property Management

Jason Fink, Senior Accountant

Jason Fink

Senior Accountant

Elizabeth Foster, Development and Communications Manager

Elizabeth Foster

Development and Communications Manager

Ashley Glas, Marketing and Communications Manger

Ashley Glas

Marketing and Communications Manager

Kaysha Larry, Accounting Manager

Kaysha Larry

Accounting Manager

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

Ron Pressler, Controller

Ron Pressler


Nikki Robin, Director of Suburban Operations

Nikki Robin

Director of Suburban Operations