Our Staff



“The CCC exists to create a safe and welcoming hub for community development, collaboration and individual growth. Our intent is to create a healthy, vibrant, participatory and inclusive community.”


Beth Horton, Executive Director Appointed January 1, 2016.  Beth has been with the Community Center since 2013, first as our After School Coordinator and then Program Coordinator.  Beth has 19 years of management experience, 16 years teaching and program development.  As the Executive Director she is responsible for administration, coordination, development and implementation of programs and services offered by the Catskill Community Center. Beth has been a tremendous asset to the Community Center and continues to do so by increasing programming targeted to promote healthy lifestyles.   

Jaclyn Del Vescovo, Youth Director  Jaclyn was born and raised in Greene County and has worked in various programs at the Community Center since the fall of 2010. Jaclyn owned and operated Sonshine Preschool from the fall of 2008 to the spring of 2017. Jaclyn worked as the After School Director of the Cairo site for 5 years, and in the summer recreation program as Assistant Director and Director, before taking over as the Youth Recreation Center Director in the fall of 2015. Jaclyn is now the full time Youth Director and is resposible for overseeing, coordinating, and administrating all youth programming for the Catskill Community Center. Jaclyn hopes to create more opportunities for the youth of Catskill, and to inspire youth in our community to grow and become successful in achieving their goals. 

Donna Christensen, Program Coordinator Donna has most recently developed our new Summer Enrichment Program. She will be embarking on new programs for the Fall of 2017 to offer “Baby Boomer” activities for the community. Donna is new to the area and is super enthusiastic about Catskill! 

Rebecca Van Alstyne, Farmers Market Manager & Media Consultant  Rebecca began working for us in the summer of 2015 in our Welcome Center.  Since her employment here at the center she has continued to grow professionally and looks forward to being here for years to come as the Community Center develops to be a hub for the greater Catskill community. 

Kyle Lyles, CYO Coordinator Kyle has coordinated and executed our CYO Youth Basketball Program for several years. Recently increasing the program to include a travel league for local youth.


Supporting Staff

Shakim Phillips

Ja’Sean Edmonds

Evian Coleman

Bokeem Wilson

Nate Hernandez