Chaylee Sullivan, who grew up in West Seneca, has been hired as program and relations liaison by the YWCA of Western New York Inc.

Sullivan graduated from Mount Mercy Academy, earned a bachelor’s degree from Geneseo State College and a master’s degree in adult education from Buffalo State College. Sullivan previously taught English as a second language in South Korea and worked as a substitute teacher in Buffalo Public Schools. In her new job, she will create department efficiencies, streamline and perform grant writing and fundraising.