Meet the professional team devoted to supporting our youth. They keep the wheels on, welcome the kids, and stock the treats daily. Our outstanding staff of mental health counselors and well- educated professionals form the backbone of BYS, and our friendly staff eagerly greet students and help facilitate tutoring, counseling, leadership, and summer internship programs.

Courtney Oliver, LMHC

Executive Director

Courtney became the Executive Director of BYS in February of 2021…

Brittany Wisner

Executive Assistant

Brittany is the beloved face of BYS. She has worked with BYS since 2018…

Susanne Schneider

Communications & Development Manager

Susanne has turned the BYS Peer Tutoring Program into a powerhouse of knowledge…

Shannon Amelang

Program Manager Service Club

Shannon is the morning greeter at BYS…

Mara Smith

Office Administrator

Mara joined the BYS team in June of 2021…

Sarah Allbee, LMHC

Lead Counselor

Sarah is a licensed mental health counselor with more than five years of experience…

Dana Martin, LMHCA

Counselor

Dana has been a counselor at BYS since 2019…

Christy Henderson, LMHCA

Counselor

Christy is a licensed mental health counselor who joined us in the summer of 2020…

Helen Burke

Counselor

Helen joined BYS in April 2020 as a counseling intern…

John Carleton

Counselor

John joined BYS in August 2020 as a counseling intern…

Megan Sater

Counseling Intern

Megan joined BYS in January 2021 as a counseling intern…

Madison Kelly

Counseling Intern

Madison joined BYS as a counseling intern in July 2021…

Trinette Baer-Kowalski

Sponsorships Coordinator

Trinette joined the BYS team in January 2021…