Sarah Griffin, Executive Director
Sarah is a very familiar face at YouthNet, having volunteered at YouthNet’s after-school program since 2015 and joined the staff as a summer student for the first time in 2017. Sarah graduated with a B.A.H. in Classics and Contemporary Studies from the University of King’s College in April of 2019. In April 2019, she transitioned into the role of Executive Director.

Joseph Blackwood, Program Coordinator

Joseph (Joey) began volunteering at YouthNet in 2016, and has been a present figure around YouthNet ever since. A recent graduate of Dalhousie, Joey accepted the role of Program Coordinator in October of 2019. Joey is eager to connect with more community members and help expand the horizons and opportunities for all youth that come through YouthNet’s doors.

Hannah Griffin, Lunch Program Coordinator

Hannah accepted the role of Lunch Program Coordinator in September of 2019. She is eager to broaden the horizons of the Lunch Program by enlisting even more local volunteer individual and organizations in the production of lunches.



Board of Directors

Fr Nicholas Hatt, Chair ex officio
Rector, St. George's Round Church
Chair since 2018

Nathan Singer, Vice-Chair
Member since 2014

Rotimi Adebayo, Treasurer
Accountant, NS Department of Health and Wellness
Member since 2019

Jacqueline de Mestral, Donor Relations
Member since 2013

Jamie Angus
Attorney, McInnes Cooper
Member since 2012

Tracy Lenfesty
Librarian, NS Department of Natural Resources
Member from 2000-2004, and since 2012

Andrew Lacas
Investment Advisor, CIBC
Member since 2017