Youth Development Team

Danielle Zukowski
Membership Coordinator

Danielle Zukowski has worked at the Club since 2019 as the Membership Coordinator.  Originally from Sagamore Beach, Massachusetts she has lived on & off the Island for 17 years. She is a graduate of the University of Massachusetts – Boston with a BA in Early Childhood with a Concentration in Early Intervention. When she is not working at the Club she is an artist who focuses on using epoxy resin with acrylic paints. She has a passion for traveling, hiking, outdoors, an loves her family. Danielle truly loves giving back to her community by working with kids through the Club.

Maria Moreira
Youth Development Professional

Maria joined the Club two years ago and loves working here because of the focus on children’s well-being and the care provided to every member of the Martha's Vineyard Boys & Girls Club.  Maria grew up in Brazil where she attended Catholic University of Paraná specializing in education and technology. She has 28 years of experience teaching students from kindergarten through college level. During school she was a swimmer, and still enjoys swimming, along with photography, film and cooking.

Mary Seveland
Youth Development Professional, Art & Garden

Mary has worked at the Club since 1994 as a Lifeguard, Art Instructor & Art Program Director. Before coming to the Club, she worked in numerous museums and community centers, and as a professional artist. In addition to directing the art programs at the Club, Mary started, and continues to maintain, the Club’s gardening program (Positive Sprouts). She holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts from Tufts University and a Post-Baccalaureate Certificate from the School of the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston.

Anne Nevin
Youth Development Professional

Anne Nevin is the Learning Center Coordinator and a licensed teacher. She graduated from the MVRHS and Boston State Teacher's College. She worked for the MVRHS special needs deptartment for twenty years. Anne lives in West Tisbury and her great niece and nephew are members of the club. The Learning Center supports all of the Educational  needs of grades K-12.

Chelsea McCarthy
Youth Development Professional

Chelsea has been a fan of the Club ever since they awarded her Best Costume on Halloween when she was in 6th grade! As an adult, Chelsea is actively involved in many areas of local theater. Last summer she co-directed the outdoor production of Hamlet for the Martha's Vineyard Playhouse, where she is co-creator of the popular Shakespeare For the Masses series.  She also spent many years as an instructor for The Fourth Grade Theater Project and was assistant director for Mary Poppins at the Oak Bluffs School last fall. Chelsea is in her fourth season costuming the MVRHS show choir - The Minnesingers.  And her fifth season as resident costumer for the MVRHS annual musical, even appearing on stage in their recent As You Like It as Bronco the Wrestler!

Lynne Silvia
Athletic Coordinator, All-Stars Youth Basketball League

Lynne has worked at the Martha's Vineyard Boys & Girls Club for several years, and currently runs the All Stars Youth Basketball Program, from Biddy Ball (K-2) to Division 2 (3rd & 4th grade), to Division 1 (5th & 6th grade).