Innovative visionary executive with demonstrated ability to deliver mission-critical results. Who offers outstanding presentation, communication and cross-cultural team management skills. High-energy, results-oriented leader skilled in talent recruiting, asset protection, financial management and customer relations.
Initiated Disease prevention programming from our National office which resulted in successfully launching the YMCA's Diabetes Prevention Programming and Enhanced Fitness Programming.
Spearheaded new onboarding process which increased retention and invested in our new employees up front.
Managed a 55,000 square facility with 175 employees and a budget of $2.7 million in conjuction with a 50,000 square foot facility with 200 employees and a budget of $1.7 million.
Handled all functions related to staff development; community relationships and partnerships; budget responsibilities; event planning; program development and overall operations.
Launched well-received program of professional development courses for staff locally and nationally.
Mentored and coached employees resulting in a 12% increase in productivity.
Executive Director11/2006 to Current YMCA of Columbia-Willamette (Sherwood Branch)Sherwood, OR
Spearheaded facility operations, resulting in a 9% increase in revenue.
Accountable for the branch operations of Sherwood and The Beaverton HOOP operations including overall customer satisfaction.
Created new revenue streams through program development, fundraising, and national initiatives.
Captured 56% market share in the Sherwood community by building community relationships and creating partnerships.
Managed team of 11 full time professionals and 160 part time.
Operations Director06/1996 to 11/2006 YMCA of Dekalb CountyAuburn, IN
Inspired and managed a team of 50 professionals.
Accountable for 2 of 4 facilities within the community including overall customer satisfaction.
Created new revenue streams through membership, aquatics, health and wellness and event programming.
Spearheaded cross-functional initiative to achieve a drug free youth culture by implementing the Afternoons ROCK in Indiana Alcohol, Tobacco and Other Drug Prevention Program.
Bachelor of Arts: Political Science/SpanishIndiana UniversityBloomington, IN, USA
Bachelor of Arts: Political Science/Spanish1992Indiana/Purdue UniversityFort Wayne, IN, USA
Bachelor of Arts: MBAKennedy Western UniversityUSACoursework in Business Administration