Our Team

Julie Sweeney-Springwater, MSW

Executive Director

Julie has served as the Director of the New England Association of Child Welfare Commissioners and Directors (NEACWCD) since 1994. In this role she…

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Maria Gagnon, MSW

Program Director

Maria has spent more than 25 years in leadership roles within the non-profit and public sectors. She currently serves as Program Director for the…

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Grey Hilliard-Koshinsky, MFA

Program Manager

Grey coordinates the New England Youth Coalition (NEYC), directs the Mass Network of Foster Care Alumni (MassNFCA) and manages the National Youth in…

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Phoenix Santiago, MSW

Youth Engagement Manager

Phoenix facilitates the National Youth Advisory Council and will provide technical assistance to pilot sites participating in the Quality Improvement…

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