Board of Trustees

Wyman is governed by a Board of Trustees who have a passion for Wyman’s mission. Our Board monitors organizational performance, guides strategic initiatives, ensures long-range planning meets the needs of future generations, and oversees policies.

Amy Berg
She/Her/Hers

Chair

Jacqueline Davis-Wellington
She/Her/Hers

Vice Chair

Kristin Poole
She/Her/Hers

Treasurer

Laura Giokas
She/Her/Hers

Secretary

Senior Management Team

Doug Archibald
He/Him/His

Director, Finance

“Wyman is a very special organization that is dedicated to an incredibly important mission; helping our teens. For me, Wyman is a place where I can lend my time and talents to a cause that I am very passionate about. I love who we are and what we do – and mostly the incredible impact that we can have working as a team in partnership with our global family of partners, donors, and sponsors. I am very grateful to have the opportunity to say that I am now on Team Wyman!”

#WYMANTeensWillprevail!

Christina Donald
She/Her/Hers

Senior Vice President, Advocacy

“Because teens deserve the opportunity to engage with well trained, empathetic adults that genuinely care about their growth and development. Adults who will stand with the teens in their communities to advocate for justice and equitable opportunities for all.”

#WYMANTeensWilllet love win!

Kristine Raterman
She/Her/Hers

Senior Vice President, Donor Engagement & Communications

“Because zip codes and the color of your skin should not pre-determine your life path.  All young people deserve equitable access to the supports and opportunities they need to thrive in the life they choose.”

#WYMANTeensWill…change our world, one community at a time.

Sarah Smith
She/Her/Hers

Director, Human Resources

“The leadership, compassion, talent, and authenticity of my colleagues inspires me every day. Supporting our Wyman team members and our mission are one in the same and I am so fortunate to work in service of that purpose. Our bottom line is empowering youth and the impact that will have throughout our communities cannot be overstated.” 

#WYMANTeensWill…achieve their dreams and foster a more just and equitable world powered by love, not fear.

Nicki Thomson
She/Her/Hers

Senior Director, Research and Learning

“Because of Wyman’s culture of learning, because of working with colleagues who are talented and passionate about empowering teens, and because of the opportunity to work toward a mission I believe in.”

#WYMANTeensWill…thrive!

Allison Williams
She/Her/Hers

Senior Vice President, National Network & Strategic Initiatives

“Because every young person deserves equitable supports and opportunities to realize their dreams.”

#WYMANTeensWill…bring their authentic, creative, talented, committed, and amazing selves to lead in our communities – today and tomorrow. 

DeVonne Wilson
She/Her/Hers

Senior Vice President, Programs

“Every day, I am inspired by the resilience of our teens and their ability to thrive regardless of their circumstance. I am honored to be able to support them on their journey.”

#WYMANTeensWilluse their voices to advocate for themselves and others. 

Claire Wyneken
She/Her/Hers

President and CEO

“Wyman’s mission is not caretaking, it is change-making. I am privileged to serve an organization that has always been willing to change to better meet its mission, is filled with extraordinary people, and aligns with my purpose. Wyman teens have tremendous potential, passion, and determination. They deserve equitable opportunities to learn, lead, prosper – and contribute greatly to a better region and nation. I am surrounded by skilled, driven, and caring people of all ages – bound by common purpose. It doesn’t get any better than that.”

#WYMANTeensWillinspire YOU!