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Leadership

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Jamie Bohlin

Interim CEO

CCYP is thrilled to welcome Jamie Bohlin as the Interim Chief Executive Officer (CEO), tasked with steering the organization as we take on a comprehensive search for our next permanent CEO. Jamie is the owner and founder of Cape Cod Celebrations, established in 2007. She has grown Cape Cod Celebrations from 4 weddings a year to over 60 weddings and events a year and has worked hard to become an award winning planning company on the Cape. Jamie served on the founding board of the Cape Cod Young Professionals, is currently on the board of the Cape Cod Community College Educational Foundation, and has served as a mentor through EforAll Cape Cod. Jamie is a 2004 graduate of Salve Regina University, a Cape Cod native and a mother of one.

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Sara Kohls

Board President
Litigation & Business Associate, Law Offices of Bruce A. Bierhans, LLC

Sara was born and raised in Acton, Massachusetts and grew up vacationing in Chatham. She graduated from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst cum laude and was inducted into the Phi Beta Kappa National Academic Honor Society. She attended Case Western Reserve University School of Law in Cleveland, Ohio, and graduated cum laude in 2013. At Case Western, Sara was elected the Executive Articles Editor & Symposium Coordinator of the Journal of Law, Technology & the Internet. Her Note, Searching the Cloud, was published in the Fall 2012 edition of the Journal.

After graduating law school, Sara served as a Law Clerk to the Justices of the Superior Court of Massachusetts, and was assigned to assist the Justices in both Plymouth and Barnstable Counties. Sara joined the Law Offices of Bruce A. Bierhans, LLC, in 2018 as a litigation associate in 2018, where she focuses her practice on civil litigation and criminal defense cases. Sara serves as a Bar Advocate in Barnstable County, where she is certified to represent indigent criminal defendants. She is admitted to practice in Massachusetts.

Sara was named a “40 under 40” winner in 2017 by Cape & Plymouth Business Magazine. She is the co-founder and past president of the Barnstable County Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Division and currently serves on the Board of Directors of the Bar Association. Sara has been involved with CCYP since 2014, and in the past has served in leadership roles in both the CCYP Events Committee and the Shape Your Cape Summit Committee. She is a graduate of the 2017 class of the Community Leadership Institute (CLI) of Cape Cod. An avid animal lover, she also does extensive volunteer work for the MSPCA Cape Cod, including chairing the 2018 and 2019 annual Polar Bear Plunge. She also serves on the Town of Yarmouth’s Finance Committee.

Sara currently lives in Yarmouth with her husband and two cats, and enjoys reading and running in her spare time.

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Stacie Peugh

Board Vice President
President & CEO, YMCA of Cape Cod

Stacie is currently the President & CEO of the YMCA Cape Cod, in Massachusetts in her 24th year as a YMCA professional. She relocated to the Cape in December 2010 after an eight year leadership role in Albany, New York at the Capital District YMCA where she was the District Executive Director for the Southern Saratoga YMCA Branch. There she led a staff of 300 in a twice expanded, 64,000 square foot YMCA facility with over 12,500 members and a 19,000 square foot, 12 classroom, day care center adjacent to their facility. Stacie grew this operation from $4.1 million in 2000 to $6.2 million in 2010. Her primary focus was on the development of a 35 member board, community relations & partners, facilities, and charitable contributions. Stacie was the key leader of fiscal stewardship & growth and the overall operations in the delivery of the YMCAs mission in the Southern Saratoga community.

Stacie’s first job with the YMCA was as a summer camp counselor and she returned every summer between college semesters. She is a graduate of The College of St. Rose in Albany, New York and holds a degree in Elementary Education and Biology. Stacie also worked in YMCA after-school programs while attending school as a full time student. After graduation, she served as the Head Teacher in a YMCA kindergarten wrap-around program for a short period before being promoted to a leadership position within the YMCA organization. Stacie served as the Child Care Director at the Albany YMCA for four years learning the ins and outs of management and collaborations with school districts and other community based organizations serving children and youth. Stacie then relocated to the YMCA of Greater Rochester as the Program Development Director where she oversaw quality initiatives, training; grant development, and community collaborations for 9 YMCAs and 55 child care programs in Monroe County.

At the YMCA Cape Cod, Stacie is responsible for the strategic leadership of YMCA programs and services throughout the Cape. Under Stacie’s leadership, this YMCA has received national recognition for their fiscal turnaround over the last three years. In a recent employee satisfaction study, nearly 81% of the employees at the YMCA understand the mission of the organization, far exceeding the national average of 51%. Stacie believes in leading the organization through a fiscally strong business model through efficiency and strong productivity of charitable giving in order to sustain the mission into the future. She grew up in a small village, Scotia, New York, with her mother, father and older brother. She has vacationed on the Cape since early childhood and has always had a dream to work for the Y in this community. Stacie currently resides in Hyannis with her dog “Brindie.”

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Craig Orsi

Board Vice President

Owner, Orsi & Company, LLC

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Megan Terrio

Board Clerk

Owner, Megan F. Terrio CPA LLC

Megan is the President and owner of her own accounting business where she provides accounting support, bookkeeping and tax services to local individuals and businesses here on Cape Cod. Megan earned her Bachelors degree from the University of New Hampshire and her Master's degree from Northeastern University and is a licensed Certified Public Accountant with over 10 years in the accounting industry.

After graduating Megan began her career in Boston, working for a public accounting firm before moving to Cape Cod in 2011. Her first job on Cape was with Cape Cod Healthcare, where she worked for over five years in general accounting and also budgeting and operations. From there she moved on to a smaller CPA firm before stepping out on her own to work towards fulfilling her entrepreneurial goals.

Megan grew up in Central Massachusetts and now resides in Sandwich with her husband, Chase, and their three young (and energetic) children. As a mom and small business owner, she is passionate about creating a sustainable and vibrant community for her children and business thrive in as they grow. Megan is excited to join the Cape Cod Young Professionals and work to improve and make a positive impact on what is already a wonderful place to live and work.

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Kevin Skrickis

Board Treasurer

Certified Public Accountant, DePaola Begg & Associates, P.C.

Kevin is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) with DePaola Begg & Associates, P.C. located in Hyannis, MA. While at DBA the past twelve years Kevin has worked helping individuals, companies, and non-profits in all aspects of accounting including: tax preparation, tax planning, bookkeeping, payroll, training and consulting. Prior to joining DBA, Kevin worked for State Street Bank and Trust Company in Quincy and a small accounting firm off cape who was headquartered in Brockton.

Kevin earned his Masters Degree in Accounting from Bridgewater State University, his Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from Suffolk University, and his Associate in Arts Degree from Cape Cod Community College. Kevin is a member of the Massachusetts Society of Certified Public Accountants (MSCPA) and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA).

Kevin is a native Cape Codder originally from Bourne and now resides in Sandwich with his wife and young child. In his spare time, he can be found enjoying all Cape Cod has to offer especially the beaches, trails, golf courses, or just spending time with friends and family. Kevin is passionate about the mission of CCYP and believes strongly that the young professional can succeed and thrive here.


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Marissa Cyr

Director

Chief Operating Officer, Cape Cod & Islands Association of REALTORS

Marissa is currently the Chief Operating Officer at the Cape Cod & Islands Association of REALTORS, a 501(c)6 nonprofit that provides professional development and advocacy for over 2,500 REALTORS on the Cape & Islands. In her role, Marissa manages internal operations and leads staff, ensuring alignment with the mission and strategic priorities of the organization. Prior to her current position, Marissa worked in operations at a nonprofit biotech company in Cambridge, MA where she helped scale the organization from 10 to 50+ employees. Marissa received her BA from Smith College and her Masters in Management from Simmons College.

Marissa grew up in Truro where she spent summers working at her family's seasonal restaurant. After spending several years living and working in the Boston area, she decided to move back home to put down roots. Marissa now lives in Brewster with her wife, young son and an assortment of animals (dog, cat, and chickens!). In her free time, she enjoys hikes with her family in Nickerson state park and singing with the Outer Cape Chorale.

Marissa is excited to join the Board of CCYP to help support the vital work of ensuring the Cape is a community where young professionals can thrive.

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Patrick Ehart

Director

Chief Operating Officer & Owner, Cape Cod Commercial Linen Service, Inc.

Patrick owns and operates Cape Cod Commercial Linen Service, Inc. in Hyannis, MA. He began working for the family business full-time in 2011 and transitioned into his current role a couple of years ago. He is the third generation involved in the business.

Patrick grew up on Cape Cod and attended St. George’s School in Newport, RI for secondary school and went on to Babson College in Wellesley, MA, graduating in 2010. Following Babson, Patrick worked in Boston prior to deciding to move back to the Cape to be involved in the family business.

As a full time resident of Osterville, Patrick spends his free time boating and traveling. He is a member of The Beach Club in Centerville and the Wianno Yacht Club in Osterville. Patrick is excited to join the CCYP Board to help bring together locals who otherwise might not have met in their everyday lives.

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Katrina Fryklund

Director
Director of National Outreach, Latham Centers

Katrina Fryklund grew up in Wellfleet and is delighted with her decision to pursue a career in the non-profit field on Cape Cod.

Starting at Latham Centers in 2013 as Development Associate, she was promoted to Director of Development, and is now a member of the Admissions team as Director of National Outreach. Latham Centers is a life-changing residential program for students and adults with complex special needs, located in Brewster, MA. Latham provides educational, clinical and vocational services for its residents. In 2017 she was a recipient of Cape & Plymouth Business’ 40 Under 40 Award.

Katrina has always been guided by the principle of giving back to those causes that are important to her. Since the winter of 2014 Katrina has been involved with CCYP, first serving as Secretary and Co-Chair of the Career Connect Committee, and now as Board Clerk. After losing a close friend, she co-founded the Live for Lou Fund, a go-thru organization helping to fight the local drug epidemic on Cape Cod and the Islands. In addition to providing scholarships to local athletes, as well as professionals returning to Cape to pursue a career in the field of Addiction Therapy and Counseling, Live for Lou engages in and donates to community organizations and activities helping to prevent addiction on Cape Cod. She remains Co-Chair of the fund.

Katrina graduated from Clark University in 2013 with a Master’s of Science in Professional Communication, and worked at Girls Inc. during her college tenure. There, she volunteered, interned, and worked on after-school program implementation for girls in the Worcester area with a spectrum of different needs, as well as Girls Incs. marketing and development programs.

Katrina currently lives in Orleans, and plans to remain on Cape Cod for the foreseeable future where her family has also settled. Other interests include art, travel, and taking advantage of Cape’s beautiful beaches and walking trails.

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Charlotte Green

Director

Assistant Residential Mortgage Sales Manager, Cooperative Bank of Cape Cod

Charlotte has spent most of her life on Cape Cod, she grew up in Falmouth and currently resides in Bourne. After graduating cum laude from UMass Amherst in 2010 she moved back to the Cape and found a job with a local mortgage company answering phones and improving their marketing strategy. By 2012 she obtained her license to originate mortgages. Since then, Charlotte has helped countless people achieve their dream of homeownership by educating buyers about their purchase options. Charlotte started working at The Cooperative Bank of Cape Cod in September of 2018 as Assistant Residential Mortgage Sales Manager. Her goal is to be constantly improving and evolving the mortgage process to provide a seamless purchase and refinance experience for customers.

Charlotte’s involvement with CCYP started when she attended the Back to Business Bash in 2013 followed by various networking event across the Cape. What excites her about the organization is their drive to make the Cape a better place to live, work and play. The focus on engaging a younger demographic resonated as many of the people she grew up with have left Cape Cod to seek opportunities elsewhere.

In her spare time, Charlotte takes advantage of everything Cape Cod has to offer! She is actively involved in the theater community, honing her acting skills and serving on the board for the Woods Hole Theater Company. She participates in a variety on intermural sports leagues, enjoys exploring the ever evolving restaurant scene, and finding new places to catch a sunset!

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Elizabeth Jenkins

Director

Director of Planning & Development, Town of Barnstable

Elizabeth S. Jenkins, AICP is a senior municipal manager in the field of community planning and economic development. She is committed to building engaged, creative, and sustainable communities through supporting neighborhood revitalization, opportunities that create jobs and housing for an intergenerational community, the protection and preservation of our natural resources, and resilience in the face of a changing climate. Elizabeth has a Master’s Degree in Urban and Regional Planning from the University of Minnesota and a Bachelor’s Degree in Sociology from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She was a 2018 Cape & Plymouth Business Magazine 40 Under 40 winner. She also serves on the Board of the Massachusetts Chapter of the American Planning Association. The Jenkins family resides in Yarmouth Port and enjoys the beach, hiking, canoeing, Sunday driving, art, music, and baseball.

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Sarah Mason

Director

Founder & Owner, Cape Cod Nail Company

Sarah is a Cape Cod native, small business owner and entrepreneur. She is a mom of two young boys, fitness enthusiast, lover of adventure and the outdoors. Sarah founded Cape Cod Nail Co. in 2016, one of two mobile nail salons in the state and the only servicing South of Boston. In three short years she has more than doubled her business growth and launched a product line of eco friendly nail lacquer that promotes Cape Cod culture and gives back the the community. The innovation of Cape Cod Nail Company has caught the attention of media outlets including the Cape Cod Times and Cape & Plymouth Business Magazine, and the South Coast Times after her success in the EforAll Business Accelerator Program.

Prior to the launch of her business, Sarah worked in high end spas, exploring life on the other side of the bridge. Knowing the Cape was the only place that would ever feel like home, she returned to raise her children and became primarily a stay at home mom. Sarah worked part time as an instructor at a woman's fitness club and fed her passion for nails working at the club's in house salon. After 13 years in the nail industry she began to grow restless with the lack of job opportunities available to suit her family's needs. Driven by her desire for more, she combined out of the box thinking and a recent shift in state legislature to pave the way for her mobile business. This is the energy Sarah hopes to share with her involvement as a CCYP board member. She is passionate about cultivating relationships within the community, highlighting the best parts about living on Cape Cod and loves helping and connecting others. She prides herself on her resourcefulness and always welcomes a challenge.

Sarah is a huge supporter of EforAll, serves as a mentor and resource for EforAll Cape Cod, sits on the Cape Cod Chamber Wedding Committee, and volunteers time and service within the special needs communities on Cape Cod. When she's not brainstorming ways to grow her business, she spends quality time with her boys exploring different parts of the Cape and sampling the local restaurant scenes.

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Amy Massey

Director

Owner/Broker, Shoreland Realty

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Sarah Nitsch

Director

Marketing & Events Coordinator, Cape Cod Children's Place

Sarah Nitsch wears many hats.

She is the Marketing & Events Coordinator for Cape Cod Children’s Place, assists with philanthropy and event coordination for the Provincetown Film Society, and owns and operates the digital marketing and social media company NitschWorks, LLC with her husband Rob.

Sarah and her family moved to the Cape from the west coast, where they lived for 12 years. While there, Sarah attended Film School at the Academy of Art University, and she and her husband worked in different areas of the film business (in VFX & Animation and in commercials, TV and indie films, respectively).When their first son, August was born, the draw to small town, community-focused living became the priority, and they moved to Brewster in 2011.Getting involved locally came easily through nonprofit work and assisting local businesses on their social media strategies. Sarah translated her film making and storytelling experience into creating compelling content for cohesive online branding and greater marketing presence.

In her free time, she is commissioner of the Dennis Women’s Flag Football League; enjoys time with her two sons; skiing and leaf peeping trips to Vermont with her husband, who shoots landscape photography; the natural beauty of the Cape; cooking; traveling; and socializing with friends. Sarah is excited to be a member of the CCYP board and strengthen all the Cape has to offer for young professionals and families. It all starts with getting involved, so GET INVOLVED!

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Patrick Phelan

Director

Certified Financial Planner, Eagle Strategies LLC

Patrick works as a financial planner with Eagle Strategies, LLC and has lived on Cape Cod full-time since 2014. He works with motivated individuals and business owners to help them accumulate, protect, enjoy, and ultimately distribute their wealth. He earned his Bachelor’s Degree at Wake Forest University and holds several designations including CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™. He is also a Chartered Financial Consultant, a Chartered Life Underwriter, and Certified for Long-Term Care through the American College of Financial Services. He is a member of the Financial Planning Association, the Million Dollar Round Table, the Estate Planning Council of Cape Cod, and the President’s Council at New York Life.

Prior to moving to Cape Cod, Patrick spent six years playing professional soccer for various clubs around the world. Upon retiring from soccer in 2013, he and his wife relocated to the Cape to raise their family. He joined CCYP in 2014 after seeing firsthand the challenges that young professionals face on Cape Cod.

He lives in Eastham with his wife, their three children, and their yellow lab. When not working, he enjoys skiing and sailing with his family, soccer, golf, and enjoying the relaxed lifestyle on Cape Cod. Patrick is excited to work to help advance the mission of CCYP and to create a community where all can thrive.

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Angelique Viamari

Director

Vice President/Governance Manager, Cape Cod Five Cents Savings Bank

Angelique is currently Vice President / Governance Manager at The Cape Cod Five Cents Savings Bank. She joined the Bank in 2011 as a Senior Paralegal and has served in her current role since 2017, managing the daily operations of the Office of the General Counsel including all corporate governance matters related to the Bank and its Board of Directors. Angelique also serves on the Executive Committee of The Cape Cod Five Cents Savings Bank Charitable Foundation Trust and is the Chair of the Foundation’s Culture, Art and Other Community Services Donation Advisory Committee.

Angelique attended Northeastern University where she earned a Master of Public Administration degree. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from Union College and a Paralegal Studies Certificate from Boston University. She has completed the New England School for Financial Studies program at Babson College and is currently enrolled in the ABA Stonier Graduate School of Banking Program at the Wharton School of Business.

Angelique grew up in Western Massachusetts and currently resides in Yarmouth Port with her husband, Jeff, and their two children. Community involvement has always been an important part of Angelique’s life which is one of the many reasons why she joined CCYP after moving to Cape Cod. Prior to joining CCYP’s Board, Angelique served on the Community Connect Committee and volunteered at the Back to Business Bash. She now serves on CCYP’s Governance Committee in addition to serving on the Board. Angelique has also volunteered for WE CAN and ABWA’s Cape Cod Chapter. In 2016, Angelique was selected as a 40 Under 40 honoree by Cape & Plymouth Business Magazine.

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Matthew York

Director

President & Owner, York Building & Remodeling, Inc.

Matthew York is President & Owner of YORK Building & Remodeling Inc. out of Sandwich Massachusetts that services Cape Cod and Boston’s South Shore. After moving to Sandwich in 1987, Matt attended Sandwich Public Schools as well as Archbishop Williams High School in Braintree before completing two years at the Wentworth Institute of Technology. During and after his college years, Matt gained valuable industry knowledge and a love of the building trades while working for a reputable local builder for 10 years. He then branched out to start his own building & remodeling business in 2008.

Matt and his company prioritize giving back to the community, and he has been involved in several projects for the local school system in Sandwich as well as with Habitat for Humanity’s “Blitz Builds” sponsored by The Home Builder’s & Remodelers Association of Cape Cod. The event brings together local suppliers and tradesmen to build a quality home in one week for one deserving family in the community. He is a volunteer member on the YMCA of Cape Cod board, a member of the Home Builders and Remodelers Association of Cape Cod and is now happy to be on the board at CCYP.

Matthew resides in Sandwich with his wife Alycia, sons Cameron and Callan, and their Chocolate Lab Emma. Outside of work, Matthew enjoys spending time with his family, playing hockey, working in the yard, golfing and boating. Matt views himself as “just a regular guy” and thinks he can bring a new perspective to CCYP as someone who can truly relate to many in the community.