Crossroads for Youth Appoints 2 New Board Members


Crossroads for Youth, a nonprofit that works with at-risk and disadvantaged youth and their families throughout Michigan, has appointed two new members to its board of directors.

Nancy McAuliffe, a pricing specialist for Remarketing, VW Credit Inc., has been with the company since 2005, serving in various positions. Previously, McAuliffe held a position as a business procedures/cost consultant for MetLife Insurance. She also volunteers with the Special Olympics, Relay for Life and Big Brothers Big Sisters.

McAuliffe, of Oxford, also organized, promoted and managed Crossroad for Youth’s Gingerbread Run. She received a Bachelor of Arts and Master of Business Administration from Michigan State University.

Joe Kent, a senior partner of Kent & Edwards Tax Advisors LLC, is a tax professional and enrolled agent who is admitted to practice before the Internal Revenue Service. Kent is a member of the Rotary Club of Lake Orion and previously served on the board of directors for the Metamora Hunt club. He is also the founder and past owner of Lake Orion’s Padgett Business Services.

Kent, of Addison Township, graduated with a Bachelor of Science from Michigan State University’s College of Business and a Master of Business Administration from the University of Michigan.