Youth Services Advisory Board

The Youth Services Advisory Board is charged with the mission of advising and making recommendations on overall policy and program direction for the Bureau. The Advisory Board is comprised of youths, school, and police officials, as well as concerned citizens.

Responsibilities of the Advisory Board include:

  • Resource development/fundraising
  • Assessing the needs of Colchester families
  • Public Awareness of Youth Services
  • To educate, encourage, and aid the community in recognizing its responsibility and role in the alleviation and solution of social problems involving youth.
  • Advocate on behalf of services that promote the healthy development of children and families.
  • Provide an example of community involvement and volunteerism to our youth.

If you are interested in joining the Board, please read the Board member job description to determine if your interest and our needs are a match.

Advisory Board membership is constituted by the State Department of Education and Town of Colchester ordinances.

Commission Members

NameTitleTerm Ending Date
Pamela ScheibeleinChair12/01/2022
Rob SucheckiMember12/01/2021
Lorraine MarvinMember12/01/2022
Linda BromleyMember12/01/2021
Vacant

Member

12/01/2019
VacantMember12/01/2020
VacantMember12/01/2019
Jacquelyn RoseMember12/01/2021
Elizabeth AllardMember12/01/2020
Russell Melmed

Member

12/01/2022
VacantMember12/01/2021
VacantMember12/01/2021
VacantMember12/01/2021
VacantMember12/01/2021
VacantMember12/01/2021

Additional Attendees

NameTitle
Valerie GeatoYouth & Social Services Director
Chris BennettWJJMS Principal
Amy DomeikaBoard of Education Liaison
Denise MizlaBoard of Selectmen Liaison
Rob TarlovBoard of Finance Liaison