Y Marketing Director Earns State Award

The YMCA of Rock River Valley congratulates Michelle Polivka for receiving the 2016 Outstanding Marketing Director of the Year in Illinois. Michelle joined the Y in July 2015 as the Executive Director of Marketing and Communications. Since joining the Y, the team has designed and launched a new website, built and executed an online marketing strategy to increase communication and engagement, and doubled the association's media coverage.

The Outstanding Marketing Director of the Year is awarded annually at the Illinois Alliance of YMCAs Fall Staff Rally. Ys across the state can nominate their staff members for a series of awards.