Staff & Board of Directors
Youth Mentoring Services of Niagara County exists due to the investment of time by many dedicated people.
Board of Directors
Brian F. Costello
President, Diversified Manufacturing, Inc.
Stanley J. Domski Jr.
Vice-Chair 1 Area Manager, Wegman’s
Vice-Chair 2 Vendor Management, M&T Bank
Gian P. Giandomenico
Secretary AVP/Claims Supervisor, Key Bank Risk Management, Inc.
Beverly J. Federspiel
Treasurer Library Director, Lockport Public Library
Vice President of Key Account Relationships & Marketing, Try-it Distributing
David Fraass, Jr.
Vice President of Customer Operations, Time Warner/Spectrum
Director of Sales, Aurubis Buffalo, Inc.
Assistant Plant Manager, GM Lockport
CEO, Eastern Niagara Hospital
Site Support/HR, FMC Corporation
Owner, Shamus Restaurant
James M. Niland, Jr.
Owner, J.M. Niland & Associates, LLC
Richelle J. Pasceri
City Clerk, City of Lockport
HR Manager, Kaleida Health
City Court Judge, Lockport City Court
Sue Capell spent 30 years in public education before moving to the non-profit world, where she assists young people and their families in achieving their highest potential.
Grigg-Lewis Foundation Summer Workership Program
Provides the funding for college student interns during the summer months (May to August). Their primary role is to develop and present the YMS summer program. Interns gain practical experience, while developing skills in collaboration, effective communication, MS Office, resume building, event planning, office work, and so much more!
College and High School Interns
Every year, college and high school students volunteer their time and energy at YMS. In return, students gain valuable real world experiences in a variety of areas such as marketing, social work, human resources, and teaching. We welcome applicants interested in academic or service internship positions.
Positions vary in time commitment and scheduling, and involve many types of tasks crucial to maintain Agency function. Please contact us for more information: