The People of YES

Megan McCarthy-Student Assistant

Megan McCarthy (Aries) grew up in Rocky Point, Long Island. She is currently a junior at Binghamton University where she will double major in Rhetoric and Spanish. She began working at YES! Safe Choices in September of 2017 as the student assistant. When Megan is not working in the office, she enjoys reading, spending time with friends, and exploring new places.

 

If she ever finds herself in the position of being a multi-millionaire, she will buy a house on a tropical island.

Laura Martin- Community Coordinator

Laura Martin (Pisces) went to school in Windsor.  She received her degree in Political Science from Binghamton University in 2008 and, after working for the New York State Senate, started working at YES Safe Choices in August of 2017. When she’s not in the office working with Preston and Shannon, you can find Laura spending time with her family, horseback riding, or at Disney World.  

If she ever finds herself in the position of being a multi-billionaire, Laura will see the world outside of Epcot.

Shannon Smith Bio

Shannon Smith (Virgo) grew up in the small town of Candor, New York.  She received her degree in Philosophy from Binghamton University in December of 2015 and started working at YES Safe Choices in August of 2016. When she’s not in the office working with Preston, you can find Shannon playing the ukulele, hanging out with friends or going for a power walk.

If she ever finds herself in the position of being a multi-billionaire, Shannon will pay off her student loans, travel the world, and buy her parents their dream cars.

Preston Evans - Program Director

Preston Evans - Program Director

Preston Evans (Cancer) grew up in the suburbs of Allentown, Pennsylvania.  After getting a degree in Political Science from Mansfield University in 2008, he began working for YES! Safe Choices for Kids’ Program Coordinator in the spring of 2009.  When he’s not shaping young minds, you can find him playing guitar, golfing, skiing, listening to music or keeping up with today’s hottest TV shows. 

If he ever finds himself in the position of being a multi-billionaire, Preston will most likely blow it all on gadgets and become a real life Bruce Wayne.

Also, you don’t ever want to play The Movie Game with Preston – you’ll lose.