WYFS Staff and Board of Directors


You may reach us at our main number 860-399-9239. You may also use a staff member’s extension to reach the individual directly or you may email. We look forward to speaking with you.

For more information on our Clinical Staff, click here.


  • Executive Director Jacqueline Ward  (Ext 15  Jacqueline@wyfs.org)
  • Clinical Director Sara Zaientz, LCSW   (Ext 11  Sara@wyfs.org)
  • Program Coordinator Shannon Murphy, MFT  (Ext 12  Shannon@wyfs.org)
  • Child & Family Counselor Jill Scott-Enerson, MFT  (Ext 16  Jill@wyfs.org )
  • Counselor Carolyn Gumbrecht, LMFT  (Ext 10 Carolyn@wyfs.org)
  • Counselor Scott Tordoff, LADC, MFT Ext 13

Social work and Marriage and Family Interns

Our interns are training for their Master’s degree in Marriage and Family Therapy. As part of their training, they spend almost two years at WYFS, working in the schools, seeing clients at the agency, and facilitating groups.

  • Kim Wood x 17
  • Kristen Gaedeke x 17
  • Emily Kraus x14

WYFS Board of Directors 2017-18

 We are grateful for the ongoing support of our Board of Directors ♥

Kimberly Bratz, Chair
Lea Engels, Treasurer

Joan Angelini, Adrienne Bransfield, Diane Lewis, Corey Ehrlich, Allison Pluck, Katherine Bishop, Monica Selmont, Harry Evangelist, Ben Liberatore