New Directions Honors Workers

RANDOLPH — New Directions Youth and Family Services recently honored recipients of the agency’s Years of Service awards, which recognize individuals who have dedicated their careers to helping children and families throughout Western New York. Individuals from New Directions’ Southern Tier programs honored during the third quarter of 2018 are Bobbie Jo Carvella-Stahl for 25 years service as a youth worker; Kathy Sample for 20 years as a youth worker; Sally Bliss for 10 years as a nurse; Kisun Peters for 10 years as a youth worker; and Sarah Casto for five years as a senior youth worker. “Milestone anniversary awards allow us to honor and celebrate our employees,” said James Coder, New Directions chief executive officer. “We are grateful for the strengths each employee brings and for their role in the achievements of our youth and families.”