Leadership

Jarrett Royster

President & CEO

Linda Risk

Chief Operating Officer
(302) 571-6905

Bette Francis

Bette Francis

Chief Human Resource Officer
302-571-6970

Beverly Lacy

Chief Development Officer

Chris Ryan

Group Vice President, Buildings and Properties
(302) 571-6925

Shaquan Buffaloe

Vice President of Finance/Controller
(302) 571-6968

Jennifer McPherson

Vice President, Membership & Programming
302-571-6903

Georganne Buccine

Vice President of Youth Development

Thomas Wallace

Thomas Wallace

Sr. Executive Director, Western Family YMCA
(302) 709-9622

Josh Lewis

Sussex Family Y Executive Director
302-510-1225

Terry Mullan

Terry Mullan

Sr. Executive Director, Bear-Glasgow YMCA
(302) 232-7079

Elizabeth Staib-King

YMCA Camp Tockwogh Executive Director
(410) 348-6000

Jesus De Las Salas

Sr. Executive Director, Downtown YMCAs
(302) 778-9001

Carolan Cross

Senior Executive Director, Brandywine YMCA
(302) 478-3202

Ronda Archer

HR Recruiting Specialist
(302) 510-1328 | Ext 5017

Julie Burns

Julie Burns

Sr Director of Marketing and Communications
(302) 571-6997

Emily Glading

Emily Glading

Senior Director Information Systems
(302) 571-6944

Pei-Jen Hickey

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Coordinator

Kat Luebke

Community Health Integration Program Director
302-472-6769

Denise McDevitt

Denise McDevitt

Administrative Assistant
(302) 571-6908

Dandan Ren

Dandan Ren

Assistant Controller
(302) 571-6978

Wendy Shilobod

Sales System Administrator
(302) 571-6943

wshilobod@ymcade.org
Patti Vozenilek

Patti Vozenilek

Human Resources Generalist
(302) 571-6971

Enid D. Wallace-Simms

Chair, Association Board

David Shepherd

Association Board Vice Chair

Darcy A. White

Association Board Secretary

Ryan Conner

Association Board Treasurer

Ali Husain

Middletown Family YMCA Board Chair
Delaware Orthodontics, Owner

Courtney Hoy

Camp Tockwogh Board Chair

Denise Fitzpatrick

Bear-Glasgow YMCA Board Chair

John Williams

Downtown YMCA Board Chair

Nigel Pond

Brandywine YMCA Board Chair

Rob Rex

Western YMCA Board Chair

William Himelright

Sussex Family YMCA Board Chair

Nick Adams

Association Board Member
SVP/Managing Director – Global Capital Markets – Wilmington Trust/M&T Bank

Ken Aldridge

Association Board Member
Head of School, Wilmington Friends School

Shawn Capper

Association Board Member
Market Investment Director, PNC Bank

Scott H. Champagne

Association Board Member

Kesha Clarke

Association Board Member
Owner – Clarke Psychological Solutions

Ryan Conner

Association Board Member
Credit Executive, Bank of America

Hal Erskine

Association Board Member

John W. Morgan, Esq.

Association Board Member
Partner, Heckler & Frabizzio

Garrett T. Hadley

Association Board Member
Senior VP/Wealth Advisor Morgan Stanley Wealth Management

David Heaney

Association Board Member
President, Healthcare Facilities Solutions Inc.

Jack M. Beeson Jr.

Association Board Member

Donna Kiscaden

Dover Branch Board Chair

Theodore Lauzen

Association Board Member
Partner, Grey Fox Wealth Advisors

Rory Maher

Association Board Member
Regional Manager – WSFS Bank

Thomas Mester

Association Board Member
Chief Compliance Officer – Tower Research Capital

Garrett Moritz

Association Board Member
Partner, Ross Aranstam & Moritz LLP

Jennifer Simon

Association Board Member

Our Mission


To empower youth, foster healthy living, and promote strong communities.