An experienced YMCA leader with over 30 years of expertise in program, membership, board and financial development, fiscal management and volunteer/community relations. A responsible and organized team player who is creative, has the ability to adapt to a changing environment and can set priorities and manage several projects at one time.
Executive Director, 01/1999 to Current YMCA of Metropolitan Denver
Southwest/Chatfield Branch- Responsible for managing the daily activities of a 42,000 square foot facility with a $1,373,000 operating budget; 1450 membership units and 1500 Silver Sneaker members.
Supervise 2 full time exempt staff and 92 full and part time staff in membership, health & wellness and aquatics.
Schlessman Branch - Responsible for managing the daily activities of a 70,000 square foot facility with a $2.5 million operating budget; 2400 member units; supervised 5 exempt staff and 120 full and part time program staff in aquatics, childcare, sports, health & fitness and membership.
Associate Executive Director, 01/1991 to 01/1999 YMCA of Santa Clara Valley
Supervised five full time program managers in Health & Fitness, Membership, Aquatics, Childcare, Camp, Teen & Family Programs, developed and monitored budget of $3,200,000 for full facility 55,000 square foot building with 3000 member units Increased enrollments in program areas: Day Camp Program grew from 1600 to 2500 campers; Added summer Child Care Program with 600 children per summer; Increased Membership from 2100 to 3000 member units Designed and implemented new programs: Tutoring/Homework Program with 40 teens, Y on Wheels Youth Sports Program with 120 youth and Y Guides Program with 120 participants.
As a result of the branch strategic planning process, worked in partnership with committees to achieve a revised financial assistance plan, new outreach programs, a building policies & procedures manual and the purchase of Fitlinxx to meet branch goals Financially turned branch around, grew budget from $2.6 million to $3 million and balanced budget last three years.
Led volunteers to a successful Com.
Senior Program Director, 01/1981 to 01/1989 Sonoma County Family YMCA
Managed Summer Day Camp Program, Senior Citizen Travel Club, Y Guides Program and School Age Child Care Programs; supervised two full time program directors and a part time manager; budget responsibility of $600,000.
Increased Day Camp and Resident Camp Program from 1500 to 5400 campers per summer; expanded the Day Camp Program from 2 to 10 locations; Developed 2 licensed School Age Child Care Centers with 90 children.
Collaborated with cities, county and school to expand programming to five additional communities.
Program Director, 01/1978 to 01/1981 YMCA of Metropolitan Los Angeles
Programs and Services
Financial Development Successfully directed annual branch giving campaign and exceeded campaign goals last 8 years.
Increased Southwest Campaign 87% from $68,000 to $127,000.
Consistently hit and exceeded branch budget targets.
Community Development Initiated development with the city of Denver to expand parking lot for the Southwest YMCA, adding 50 additional spaces.
Developed collaborations in the San Jose community to provide new and expanded programs: High School for Teen Tutoring/Homework Program, County Housing Authority for new Child Care Center, Church for an Afterschool Child Care site, Elementary School for Youth Sports Program, Junior High School for Day Camp/Swimming Program.
Vision development Currently leading the leadership development strategy for the association strategic plan - promoting staff/volunteer relationships and staff recognitions.
Leading branch task force to develop programs and facilities for upcoming capital campaign.
Proven 20 year track record in developing and e.
BS: Recreation Administration, California State University - Chico
YMCA Senior Director Certification
Executive Director Program (EDP):
YMCA/Community Involvement YMCA Faculty Trainer for Y Guides and Day Camp Program AYP Member University Hills Rotary Club member, Secretary & Past President; Colorado Mountain Club/Downhillers Committee Member APD Achievement Award 1998
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Companies Worked For:
YMCA of Metropolitan Denver
YMCA of Santa Clara Valley
Sonoma County Family YMCA
YMCA of Metropolitan Los Angeles
Programs and Services
California State University
Job Titles Held:
Associate Executive Director
Senior Program Director
BS : Recreation Administration , YMCA Senior Director Certification
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