Program Director, New York City, & National Trainer
Cynthia Graham is Program Director for New York City and a National Trainer. Through group facilitation and individual supervision, she leads a team of Program Managers to implement CSS solutions throughout New York City. She also serves as a facilitator at CSS’s trainings across all regions. Cynthia has 15 years of experience in youth development, nonprofit leadership, and field support. Her most recent role before joining CSS was Chief Program Officer for Friends of the Children NY, a Harlem and South Bronx based organization committed to providing professional mentoring services to the most vulnerable youth in NYC. Previous roles include Executive Director for New York’s Children of Promise (a statewide collaborative of Big Brothers Big Sisters to provide mentoring for children of prisoners), Director of Innovation for Big Brothers Big Sisters of America, and Director of Program Services for Mass Mentoring Partnership. Cynthia holds a bachelor’s degree in black studies from SUNY New Paltz.