Icheiry Rivera (Echaree and Shay-dee)

AKA: "Shaydi"

Mentoring Supervisor | Scholarships


Medaille College


El Batey Puerto Rican Cultural Center, board member


I have 26 yrs working with youth of all ages. In that time i have worked in day cares, group homes, as a nanny, afterschool programs and as a assistant director of options where I helped establish a chain of day care centers. In the past 5 years at Say Yes Buffalo I have had the pleasure to work as a Community School Navigator, and Near Peer Mentoring Supervisor. I'm excited to continue to grow with Say Yes as a professional.

What draws you to work at Say Yes?

To help youth understand the wide array of options they have to create the future that they want.

Hobbies & Passions

Traveling to Puerto Rico and Toronto to spend time with family and friends. I love to cook and go to check new restaurants.

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