Executive Director of Administration
Jill joined Pittsford Youth Services in August 2013 as Executive Director. She has over 25 years of volunteer experience in the community, having served as President of the Junior League of Rochester, a six year member of the Pittsford School District Board of Education, Vice President and Fundraising Chair of Pittsford Crew, and Coordinator of the Pittsford Youth Court. Jill received her J.D. from Albany Law School and previously worked as a general practice attorney.
Loraine Young, LCSW-R
Executive Clinical Director
Loraine joined PYS in January 2002, and became the Executive Clinical Director in 2014. She is a licensed clinical social worker (LCSW-R). In addition to her supervision duties, she provides individual and family counseling in the PYS office. Loraine received her master’s in social work from Adelphi University and has been a licensed social worker since 1983.
Glynnis has just joined Pittsford Youth Services and is excited to be a part of such a worthwhile organization. She is responsible for the office operations, including financial reporting and recordkeeping, as well as Pittsford Youth Services special events.
Allison DeMay-Byron, LMSW
Mendon Center Elementary and Special Education Services at Calkins Road Middle School
Allison joined PYS in 2005 after many years in the field dedicating her practice to working with children and families. While at PYS, she spent ten years providing special education services to children and families in the elementary schools. More recently, Allison developed and co-founded Camp Heartstrings, a grief and loss camp for children in the greater Rochester area. Allison continues to develop additional services to better support children as they grieve the loss of a special person.
Tracy Haelen, LMSW
Calkins Road Middle School and Pittsford Sutherland High School
Tracy joined PYS in 2014 and provides social work services to Calkins Road Middle School and Sutherland High School, and offers individual and family counseling in the PYS office. She received her master’s in social work from Nazareth/State University of New York College at Brockport in 2006. She has been a practicing licensed social worker (LMSW) since 2006.
Deborah Haen, LMSW
Pittsford Mendon High School
Debbie joined PYS in 2000 and provides social work services to Mendon High School. Debbie is a licensed social worker (LMSW) who received her Master's degree in Social Work from Syracuse University and has been a practicing social worker since 1985.
Bridget Larimer, LMSW
Jefferson and Park Road Elementary Schools
Bridget joined PYS in January 2016 and provides special education services at Jefferson Road and Park Road Elementary Schools, as well as general social work services at Park Road. She received her Master’s degree in Social Work from the University of Pennsylvania in 1999 and has been a licensed social worker (LMSW) since 2002.
Suzanne Luce, LMSW
Jefferson and Thornell Road Elementary Schools, and Barker Road Middle School
Suzanne, a licensed Social Worker, joined PYS in 2003 and provides social work services to Jefferson Road, Thornell Road, and Barker Road schools. She has over 28 years of experience working with youth and families and brings her expertise with those populations to her role at PYS and PCSD. Suzanne also co-founded and helps run Camp Heartstrings, a grief camp for children that PYS is proud to be a part of.
Bree Scribner, LCSW
Sutherland High School
Bree joined PYS in 2016 and provides social work services to Sutherland high School. She received her Master’s degree in social work from the State University of New York at Buffalo. She has been a practicing licensed clinical social worker (LCSW) since 2004.
Jessica Serencsa, LMSW
Allen Creek Elementary School, St. Louis School, Special Education Services at Thornell Elementary
Jessica joined PYS in 2014 and provides social work services to Allen Creek Elementary, Mendon Center Elementary, and St. Louis School. In addition, she provides special education services to Thornell Elementary School. She received her Master’s degree from Virginia Commonwealth University and has been a practicing licensed social worker (LMSW) since 2006.
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