Jorge Perez is the president and CEO of the YMCA of Greater Cincinnati, a leading nonprofit organization that operates 14 branches, one overnight camp and 80 childhood learning centers across Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky. He is the first Latino-American to lead the YMCA of Greater Cincinnati in its 164-year history of offering programs and services that nurture the potential of every adult and child, promoting health and well-being and encouraging social responsibility.


Jorge Perez

President and CEO


Chris Francis

Steve Pohlman

Kathy Lehr

Chief Operations Officer
Chief Financial Officer
Chief Marketing Officer

Ted Saulnier

James McIntyre

Frederick J. Riley

Chief Human Resource Officer
Chief Information Officer
Chief Advancement Officer


"I love that every day, when I come to work, I have a chance to make an impact in others lives and learn from so many diverse people. Family is very important to me and working for the Y I'm able to engage my children in Y programs where I know they will have fun, be safe, and valued for who they are and the uniqueness each of them brings to the table.”

Health and Wellness Director at the Blue Ash YMCA Three-year YMCA employee


The greatest asset we have at the YMCA of Greater Cincinnati is our staff. If you are a “people” person and are interested in making a real difference in your community, you could embark on a bright and fulfilling career at the Y. At the YMCA, we get the job done through professional staff members who possess and will model in their work, with those we serve our four core values of caring, honesty, respect, and responsibility.

The YMCA is more than a job,it's a career! The Y has a wide-reaching system of training and development opportunities. With more than 160 years of experience, the YMCA knows that its mission is achieved one person at a time carried out in the hearts and hands of each caring and skillful staff member.The YMCA of Greater Cincinnati offers competitive wage and benefit packages, flexible work schedules, free YMCA membership, discounts on YMCA programs, and much more.