Milestone Years Of Service Award Recipients Honored

New Directions Youth and Family Services recently honored recipients of the agency’s Milestone Years of Service awards, which recognize individuals who dedicate their careers to helping Western New York children and families receiving New Directions services.

Individuals from New Directions’ southern tier programs honored during the third quarter of 2020 are:

¯ Eric Klingensmith, 30 years, Youth Support Supervisor

¯ Janet Leidich, 25 years, Youth Support Supervisor

¯ Brandi Robinson, 20 years, Program Coordinator AOBH

“We are so pleased to recognize the many years of service to our kids and families represented by the people we are honoring this quarter,” said Jim Coder, New Directions chief executive officer. “In jobs that are often difficult and stressful, it is a statement of the character and commitment of these individuals who invest in our mission and make a difference in other people’s lives; thank you all.”


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