Staff

Crossroads is run by a team of people deeply committed to changing the odds for under-resourced youth in Greater Boston and Eastern Massachusetts. We believe in each of our young people, and having a lot of fun while we do what we love.

If you are interested in joining our team, please click here to learn about seasonal and full time opportunities. General inquiries may be directed here.

Alex Cuprinski
Alex Cuprinski
Communications Coordinator
Alex is a 2009 alumnus of Crossroads, first joining us as a camper in the summer of 2005 as part of the C5 Leaders program at Camp Lapham, which...
Allyson Gunn
Allyson Gunn
Director of Program Strategy & Innovation
Allyson returned to Crossroads in July 2014 after working with the C5 Leaders program from 2005-2009. She leads the program team to deliver...
Amy Duggan
Amy Duggan
Outreach Associate
Amy returned to Crossroads in 2015 as the day camp office manager after working as a Service Corps member and summer counselor from 2005-2010. In...
Annmarie Quinn
Annmarie Quinn
HR Administrator / Bookkeeper
Annmarie joined the Crossroads team in April 2012. As our human resources administrator and bookkeeper, she makes sure that we are up-to-date in...
Ashley Charron
Ashley Charron
Outreach Coordinator
Ashley has worked with Crossroads since 2010, starting as a seasonal staff member and joining the full-time program team in August 2012. As...
Benjamin Palmer
Benjamin Palmer
Director of Operations
Ben first joined Crossroads as a seasonal staff member in 2001. After completing his degree in England, he joined the full-time Crossroads team in...
Chris Niemann
Chris Niemann
Maintenance/Carpentry Apprentice
Chris first joined Crossroads in 2017 as the maintenance/carpentry apprentice. Chris’ responsibilities include handling or assisting with...
Demitri Curry
Demitri Curry
Leadership Development Coordinator
After four years at C5 Georgia, Demitri joined the Crossroads team in 2015. He works with C5 Leaders to develop and practice their leadership...
Elvira Teixeira
Elvira Teixeira
Social Emotional Learning Coordinator
Elvira began working with Crossroads as a summer staff member at Camp Mitton in 2011. She currently runs the year-round Junior Leaders program...
Emily Merino (Semprini)
Emily Merino (Semprini)
Outreach Manager
Emily first joined Crossroads in the summer of 2005 as a summer counselor at Camp Wing. She joined as a full-time staff member in 2007 with the C5...
Eric Williams
Eric Williams
Maintenance Supervisor
Eric first joined Crossroads in 2005 as the maintenance supervisor. Eric’s responsibilities include daily maintenance and facility operations of...
Greta Zukauskaite
Greta Zukauskaite
Community Action Coordinator
Although Greta was born in Lithuania, she has called Brockton, MA her hometown since she was five years old. Greta is a 2011 C5 alumna and has...
Iolando Spinola
Iolando Spinola
Postsecondary Success Coordinator
Iolando first worked for Crossroads as a summer counselor at Camp Lapham in 2011. After completing his degree in 2012, he worked as outreach...
Jessica Dugan
Jessica Dugan
Director of Program Evaluation & Impact
Jessica joined Crossroads in 2011. She leads the program team focused on year-round evaluation and impact, program partnership development, and...
Joanne Fay
Joanne Fay
Chief Operating Officer
Joanne began working with Crossroads in the summer of 1994 as summer counselor at Camp Lapham. Over the next four years, Joanne progressed from...
Kristin O’Sullivan
Kristin O’Sullivan
Director of Major Gifts
Kristin returned to Crossroads in October 2015 after working on the Development Team from 2010-2013. She currently serves as a senior member of...
Lisa Bower
Lisa Bower
Senior Community Action Coordinator & Camp Lapham Director
Lisa first started with Crossroads in 2002 as a summer counselor at Camp Mitton. Currently, Lisa develops and facilitates community action...
Lydia Connelly
Lydia Connelly
Finance Director
Lydia joined Crossroads in 2006. She oversees the organization’s finances and is responsible for oversight of all accounting and reporting...
Michael Clancy
Michael Clancy
Director, Camp Mitton; Assistant Director, Connects; Operations Team Member
Michael first started with Crossroads in 2006 as a summer counselor at Camp Mitton, and joined the year-round team in 2011 where he oversaw part...
Moira Cormier
Moira Cormier
College Access Coordinator
Moira joined the year-round Crossroads team in 2016 after making her way through the organization as a participant, seasonal staff member, and...
Monika Schlaak
Monika Schlaak
Director of Development Operations
Monika first joined Crossroads in January 2017 as the senior manager of development operations. She is currently responsible for overseeing the...
Simon Hess
Simon Hess
President
As a lifelong youth and education advocate, Simon has spent his career working to ensure youth from all communities have equal access to the...
Tatiana Joyce
Tatiana Joyce
Donor Relations Associate
Tatiana joined the year-round team at Crossroads in 2015 as the development fellow. While new to the full-time staff, Tatiana is an alumna of...
Will Palmer
Will Palmer
Crossroads Connects Manager
Will started at Crossroads seasonally in the summer of 2006, joining the year-round team in 2009. In his five years he has worked closely with the...
Zoe MacLaren
Zoe MacLaren
Manager of Foundation Giving
Zoe joined the Development and Communications team in 2014 and currently coordinates our grants program. Zoe has a diverse background in grant...

Fellowship

The Fellowship Initiative was designed to support the professional development of young leaders through training, mentorship, and hands-on work experience. Our Fellows are recent college graduates who have either graduated from our programs or have worked as a seasonal staff member. The Fellowship not only allows young professionals a chance to learn and grow in a supportive environment, it also helps to increase capacity within our organization.

Krystal ‘Tru’ Edwards
Krystal ‘Tru’ Edwards
Social and Emotional Learning Fellow
Tru has been a part of the Crossroads family since seventh grade when she joined the C5 Leaders program and excelled as a leader in her class...
Will Ashworth
Will Ashworth
C5 Leaders Program Fellow/Camp Lapham Program Director
Will first joined the Crossroads Team in 2013 as a Junior Boys summer staff counselor at Camp Wing. Currently, Will is the C5 Leaders Program...

Seasonal Staff

Jim Willis
Jim Willis
Camp Wing Day Camp Director
Jim joined Crossroads as the day camp director in 2002. Jim’s family has been a large part of Crossroads; his daughter grew up in Camp Wing Day...
Patrick “Pat” Cleary
Patrick “Pat” Cleary
Camp Wing Resident Camp Director
Pat has worked for Crossroads for over 30 years, holding positions such as counselor, village director, day camp director, Camp Mitton director...