Our Staff

Stacey Kearns

Director of Family Services

Stacey joined the SOCC team in 2014. She holds a bachelor's degree in behavioral science from Drew University and a master's degree in social work from the University of New Hampshire. Trained in areas such as child welfare, social welfare policy, and human development, Stacey has an array of experience in the human service field. Prior to joining the SOCC, Stacey worked with youth and families involved in the foster care and adoption.

Amanda Palkovic

21st Century Project Coordinator

Amanda joined the SOCC as an intern in 2018 during her senior year at UNH. Following graduation, she joined us at Camp STREAM as an Americorps member. In the fall, she started at Woodman Park as a Special Education paraeducator and transitioned to a Homework Lab leader and Enrichment facilitator for the program.

Youth Development Coordinator

Youth Development Coordinators are responsible for tutoring and mentoring youth enrolled in the SOCC Afterschool Programs. Responsibilities include supporting students with homework, tutoring individual students, facilitating enrichment programs, and acting as a role model for all youth.