Organization Staff

Alicia Adamson,
Executive Director

It is with great enthusiasm, that we announce the appointment of Alicia Adamson to the role of executive director of the Brookline Teen Center. Alicia is a visionary leader who is passionate about young people. She is dedicated to racial and gender equity, empowering the next generation of leaders, and ensuring that all young people are provided with equal access, advantage, and opportunity.  Alicia brings 15 years of experience and success in nonprofit leadership, external affairs, special events, and marketing. She most recently served as Deputy Director of the Boston Debate League where she drove the fundraising strategy, engagement opportunities with companies and high-net-worth individuals, board recruitment, and messaging/communications for the organization. Prior to joining the Boston Debate League, Alicia held key development positions at United Way, and marketing roles at Reebok International and Kaplan Test Prep & Admissions. She has a BA in marketing from Simmons University. Alicia is the founder emeritus of the National Black Women’s Society Inc. (Formally YBWS), empowering women of color in Boston. Alicia’s leadership has been widely recognized as a GK100 Emerging Leader, a Boston Business Journal 40 under 40 inductee, and with an Image award by the Boston chapter of the NAACP. She has inspired hundreds of young women from all walks of life while serving as a frequent speaker at conferences, local schools and universities, nonprofits, and churches. She is also the author of Walking In Your Truth.


Stacy DeSouza,
Operations Manager

Bio Coming Soon!

Wes Kaplan,
Music Program Manager

Bio Coming Soon!