Ricky has worked at the Club since August of 2004. In many ways, he is a fixture at the Flat Street Clubhouse. In 2008, Ricky became the organization’s Unite Director, a role that touches on all areas of our programming and outreach. In 2013, Ricky was recognized as Youth Work of the Year by the Vermont Children and Family Council for Prevention Programs. In October of 2016, the Board of Directors named Ricky as the 4th executive director of the Club. Ricky is excited about how the Club has grown and looks forward to continuing to help the young people of our area achieve their dreams.
Unit Director, Flat Street
Gabe came to the Club in 2014 and has made a place for himself at the Flat Street location. He enjoys meeting new people, listening to their stories, and getting to know them on a more personal level. A native of Maine, Gabe is truly a jack of all trades, having worked as a painter, builder, landscaper, pizza chef, and bookseller. In December of 2016, Gabriel was named as the new Unit Director of our Flat Street Clubhouse. He is looking forward to his new role as the Club.
Summer Camp Director & Weekend Recreation Staff
Ryan has served in many roles from Sports & Fitness Coordinator at the Flat Street Clubhouse to Program Director of our Bellows Falls Unit. Ryan answers to “Squires” and is known around the Club for his energy, enthusiasm, goofy sense of humor, and natural ability to relate to kids. He can often be found playing games (many of which he has made up) or telling kids how awesome his hometown of Guilford is. The summer is one of Ryan’s favorite times of year. He loves being active and helping kids have fun in their own backyard.
Shantell has been with Club since October of 2016 and serves as the kitchen coordinator. Shantell has experience working in a variety of culinary environments. She is looking forward to using her culinary skills and expertise to prepare a special variety of unique dishes for the Club.
Emilee came to the Club in March of 2015. She studied Psychology and Sociology at UMASS Amherst. After graduation, she spent time working in local elementary schools as well as early childcare settings. Emilee has a wonderful way of getting to know all Club members and enjoys working with pre-teens and teens.
Kids Club Coordinator
Hannah has been with the Club since 2013. As a member of the community, Hannah maintains close connections to the town and enjoys working with the town’s youth. Hannah has extensive experience working with all variety of ages and understands the individual needs of youth.
Kids Club Staff
Jes started working at the Club September of 2016. A graduate of Brattleboro Union High School, Jes has experience running her own home child care. Jes is excellent at communicating and is excited to bring her skills and knowledge to the Boys and Girls club.
Derrick started coming to the Boys and Girls Club when he was 10 years old. Derrick saw how much fun his brothers had at the Club and knew this was a place he wanted to spend his time. In June of 2016, Derrick became a junior staff member at the Flat Street Club. Since then, Darrick has been involved in every aspect that the club has to offer. He enjoys how there is always something fun and exciting to do while working here.
Matthew came to the Club in November of 2016. Having worked as a teacher’s assistant, assistant camp counselor, and co-crew leader, Matthew has years of experience working with youth. Matthew is also a very skilled basketball player and athlete. He is excited to teach Club members what he knows about basketball and help them explore their athletic side.
Ty started working at the club January of 2017. Ty she has experience working with youth of all ages. For Ty, the most rewarding part of working with youth is getting to know them on a more personal level, and helping them discover their strengths so they can become successful members of society.
Flat Street Staff
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New to the area, Ava moved to Brattleboro in 2015. The first thing Ava did when she moved to Brattleboro was join the Boys & Girls Club. Ava showed herself to be a positive role model in the Club. In the summer of 2016, Ava became a member of the Brattleboro Boys & Girls Club junior staff.
Mitchell started working at the Club in August of 2016. A local in the area, Mitchell spend many years attending the Boys & Girls Club summer camp. Once old enough, Mitchell started volunteering for the Boys & Girls Club summer camp. Mitchell enjoys the community that is at the Boys & Girls Club.