Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Capital Region (BBBSCR) is saying goodbye to three staff members after their years of dedication to youth in the Capital Region. Combined, their efforts have made possible countless matches and sustained Big/Little relationships through the pandemic. We thank them for their many contributions to the organization and wish them great success in their future endeavors!

Jackie Rocheleau

After nearly three years, Jackie Rocheleau leaves BBBSCR to pursue her career in journalism. Her focus will be in science and medicine. During her time at BBBSCR, Jackie served as a match support coordinator, where she provided crucial assistance to Bigs, helping them build the mentoring skills needed to develop strong relationships with their Littles.

Andrea Bonacci

Andrea Bonacci leaves BBBSCR after five years as a volunteer enrollment specialist. During her tenure, Andrea facilitated communication with prospective Bigs, while also working with them during their initial interview process to make sure they were equipped to become mentors for the organization. Andrea has accepted a position as the Director of Population and Health Programs for the Adirondack Health Institute.

Chantelle Boyce

Chantelle Boyce served as a program assistant during her time at BBBSCR. As a program assistant, Chantelle supported various initiatives in the community-based program at BBBSCR. She also helped with match support, where she aided Bigs and their Littles each month.