The Peacemaker Program Board of Directors is pleased to announce the appointment of Steve Robinson to the position of Executive Director.

     Robinson has been the Director of Programs and Training for the past 4 years and replaces Brenda Episcopo who left the program in June 2011 to assume the position of Executive Director of the United Way of the Valley and Greater Utica Area.

     Robinson is a 20 year veteran of the US Air Force and has a background in Human Resources and Law Enforcement. “I am humbled and honored by my selection. I have an outstanding group of staff, volunteers and board of directors and I look forward to leading our organization into the future,” says Robinson. Beverly Quist, Board President says, “After an extensive search we are pleased to have appointed Steve to the position. We are confident in his leadership and look forward to a great collaborative and productive relationship.”

     The Peacemaker Program, Inc. provides a continuum of services including skill development, dispute resolution programs and child advocacy services through the use of carefully trained volunteers. The mission of the Peacemaker Program, Inc. is to offer inclusive, innovative approaches to resolve conflict and achieve positive outcomes for children, families and the community.