New Appointments to Believe in Syracuse!
Believe in Syracuse is pleased to announce the following appointments to leadership positions within our organization: Yvonne Scott-Younis as VP of the Board and Audra Linsner as a Spring Fellow.
Yvonne Scott-Younis - Vice President of the Board
Yvonne Scott-Younis was recently appointed to the position of Vice President of the Board of Directors of Believe in Syracuse. She holds an M.B.A. from the Martin J. Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University. More recently she earned a Certificate in Professional Fundraising from Boston University. Yvonne is the Director of Development for the Frank H. Hiscock Legal Aid Society, located in downtown Syracuse. Yvonne and her husband Michael (a senior attorney at Hiscock Legal Aid, but you may know him as the “S.U. Towel Guy”) are both native Syracusans. They are avid SU sports fans and reside in Liverpool.
Audra Linsner - Spring Fellow
Audra Linsner is a sophomore at Syracuse University majoring in Citizenship and Civic Engagement (CCE) and Advertising. As part of her CCE major, she is spending the spring semester working at Believe in Syracuse as part of MAX 310: Community Placement in Justice, Ethics and Citizenship. Audra is Believe in Syracuse’s first participant in its fellowship program, a program they plan to continue this summer and going forward. Audra is from Western New York, is a diehard Syracuse Orange fan, serves as the Promotions Officer for Otto’s Army, and brings a lot of local pride, passion and skill to the Believe in Syracuse team.