Meet The Team
About Our Team
Rae Anne McLaughlin
Vice President & COO
Rae Anne has a rich history working with teams, venues, ticket holders/donors and ticket recipients. Over the past 14 years over 250K tickets with a face value of over $100 million have been placed through her program implementation. As a longtime advocate for displaced youth, she spent twenty years developing and implementing youth residential programs serving the New York State Runaway and Homeless division, Office of Mental Health, and Nassau County Foster Care.
She brings a deep understanding of the importance of structuring at-risk and under-served youth leisure time as a means of ensuring successful entry into adulthood. Rae Anne has a rich history of working with government agencies advocating for change in educational laws and standards for under-privileged and under-served children. Rae Anne is extensively trained in the McKinney Vento Act, and has worked with government agencies to improve laws protecting homeless children. Rae Anne holds a MSW and a NYS CASAC.
Ann is energetic and alert to the EBB and flow of societal issues that impact the students in our program and communities. Ann brings years of solid experience and passion to the issues she is involved with today. She believes that everyone has tremendous potential, but not equal opportunity.