Maryland Association of Resources for Families and Youth (MARFY) Announces New Leadership

August 13, 2018


Maryland Association of Resources for Families and Youth (MARFY) is pleased to announce new leadership elections for 2018-2019. 

2018-2019 MARFY Leadership Team:




Jennifer McGlothlin-Renault, Arrow Child

Family Ministries


Kevin Keegan, Catholic Charities

Immediate Past-President:

Mark Mittelman, New Pathways / Pressley Ridge

Public Policy Chair:

Chloe Perez, Hearts and Homes for Youth

RTC Coalition Chair:

Tony Wilson, Woodbourne Center

TFC Coalition Co-Chairs:


Donna McCarter, Neighbor to Family; Paul Brylske, Kennedy Krieger

Events/Conference Chair:

Carrie Knebel, CONCERN


















“I am honored and humbled to serve as President for the Maryland Association of Resources for Family and Youth,” said Jennifer McLothlin-Renault.  “MARFY enjoys a collaborative relationship with the State of Maryland, local jurisdictions, our sister provider networks, and community partners. Our hope is to utilize these relationships to improve outcomes for children and families in the critical areas of safety, stability, and permanency. We are entering an exciting time of change in services to families with the Family First Prevention Services Act, and MARFY is committed to being actively engaged in this vital work.”


MARFY empowers the provider community to advocate for a system of care in Maryland that meets the needs of children and families. This new leadership team will be tasked with establishing collaborative relationships with state and local agencies to meet the needs of children and families across Maryland, educating and lobbying legislators on a state and local level regarding child welfare services, and continuing MARFY’s long-standing role of being a voice for children and families across the State.


MARFY is a program of Maryland Nonprofits, and membership in MARFY includes all Maryland Nonprofit membership benefits.  For more information, visit Current Maryland Nonprofits members get a 50% discount on MARFY dues.