Meet The Staff

Passionate. Dedicated. Nurturing. Genuine. The Leadership Team at the Y works day in and day out to deliver and grow quality programs and services in our community. Spanning all ages, backgrounds and life experiences, the team is devoted to developing the potential of youth, improving the community’s health and well-being, and providing support to our neighbors.

YMCA Leadership Team

Jaron BertelsenExecutive Dir., Property Development
Melissa BurnsVP of Membership Operations
Emmet DingleExecutive Director IT and Accounting
Mykel GoodloeSenior Director, College and Career Readiness
Michelle GorhamChief Advancement Officer
Angelyn GrableExecutive Director, Puri Family YMCA
Becca HombExecutive Director, Marketing
Gina KarvelisSenior Director, Healthy Living
Audrey KunertChief People and Culture Officer
Rachel LathamVP of School Age Programs
Hannah LongSenior Director, Camp Winnebago
Jamie LowerySenior Director, Aquatics
Kamrin MuhammadExecutive Dir. of College & Career Readiness
Brent PentenburgCEO
Michelle PolivkaChief Marketing Officer
Bobby ReitschExecutive Director of Development
Sarah RenickerExecutive Director, Children's Learning Center
Rachel RobinsonExecutive Dir., SwedishAmerican Riverfront YMCA
Jenny RogelSenior Director, Membership
Kayla SchefferExecutive Assistant to the CEO & Board Liaison
Gary SchwerinCoordinator of Spiritual Development
Jenn StudtAssociate Executive Director of Youth Development
Trisha TousantChief Operations Officer
Alan TsaoChief Financial Officer
Jan TullockSenior Controller
Brian WatkinsSenior Director, Property
Dan ValeSenior Director of Recreation
Sarah WhiteDirector of Inclusion