Board & Partners

Association and Branch Boards of the YMCA of Greater Cincinnati are essential in providing oversight, ensuring resources and supporting the organiztion’s strategic direction. As a member of one of these boards, you will articulate, safeguard, model and promote the values of the YMCA and ultimately contribute to strengthening the foundations of our community through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. Board members shall be respected citizens of the community with an interest in and enthusiasm about the programs and objectives of the YMCA.

Association Board of Directors

The Association Board is a legal entity by which the YMCA exists as a locally autonomous 501(c)(3) chartered nonprofit corporation. Members are asked to attend board meetings, special events, participate on a committee of their preference and volunteer for a program or event. Each board member is asked to personally participate in the YMCA’s Annual Giving Campaign as well as recruit others to give.

 

Responsibilities

•Advocate for the YMCA mission
•Represent the community
•Provide legal and policy approval
•Strategic planning
•Provide financial oversight
•Community-wide fundraising
•Owns all assets
•Employ and evaluate the President/CEO
•Establish or disband branches

Board Officers

CHAIR:

Sarah Giolando
St. Elizabeth Healthcare

VICE CHAIR:

Scott Rudy
Zywave

TREASURER:

Matt Michael
WesBanco

ACTING SECRETARY:

Scott Rudy
Zywave

PAST CHAIR:

Roddell McCullough
First Financial Bank

Board Members

LISA ADAMS

Western & Southern (Retired)

LORI ANTHONY

Ohio Attorney General’s Office

LYNDSEY BARNETT

Bricker Graydon LLP

KEN BLEWETT

Fast-Cycle X

Hollu Binnig

Health Source of Ohio

DEMETRIA CHOICE

Retired Educator

JANET COLLINS

Turning Point Strategy

Roni Crum

Southern State Community College

KATIE EAGAN

Cincinnati Regional Chamber

ISRAEL ESCAMILLA

Proctor & Gamble

ELAINE FAY

Public Library Cincinnati and Hamilton County

KIM FENDER

Public Library Cincinnati and Hamilton County (Retired)

Maggie Jackson

Proctor & Gamble

BOB LUEBBE

Fifth Third Bank

BRETT MEAGER

Paycor

THERESA MONTI

Kroger Co.

SALEEL MUZUMDAR

Procter & Gamble

Gregory Parker

African American Chamber of Commerce

PAUL PLATTNER

Colliers International

GREG RILEY

Schaefer

JORDAN SAGER

Brixey & Meyer Capital

KATHIE SMITH

Sibcy Cline

MELISSA STIER

Ronald McDonald House of Greater Cincinnati

MIKE SULLIVAN

Cushman Wakefield

Sid Taylor

Focus on Youth

AMY THOMPSON

Cincinnati Youth Collaborative

PAUL TONTILLO

Gateway Community & Technical College

MATT VERST

Messer Construction

BRUCE WILLIAMS

Procter & Gamble (retired)

Branch Advisory Board

This group is an advisory body for each branch in our association. Members are asked to attend board meetings, special events and participate on a committee of their preference. Each board member is asked to personally participate in the YMCA’s Annual Giving Campaign as well as recruit others to give.

Responsibilities

•Advocate for the YMCA mission
•Serve as representatives of the areas served by the branch
•Mobilize volunteers to give and serve
•Participate in local fundraising
•Provide input on issues, goals, and objectives

Young Professional Board

This group is an advisory body for the association. Members are asked to attend board meetings, special events and participate on a committee of their preference. Each board member is asked to personally participate in the YMCA’s Annual Giving Campaign as well as recruit others to give.

Responsibilities

•Advocate for the YMCA mission
•Offer valuable insights and recommendations
•Serve as a bridge between leadership and younger stakeholders
•Mobilize volunteers to give and serve
•Community-wide fundraising
•Provide input on issues, goals, and objectives

The YMCA of Greater Cincinnati would like to thank the amazing men and women who volunteer their time and talents to serve on the association and branch board of directors.

YMCA of Greater Cincinnati