YMCA Leadership

Staff at the YMCA of the Pikes Peak Region

Passionate. Dedicated. Nurturing. Genuine.

Executive and senior staff at the Y work to deliver and grow quality programs and services in communities throughout Colorado Springs, Falcon, Fountain and Monument.

President and CEO Boyd Williams thanks the following Association Staff for providing support to all centers in the Pikes Peak Region and for carrying out the policies and vision set by the Y’s board of directors. Call, drop by or email us. We are here to help you!

Key Leadership Staff

Boyd Williams
President & CEO
Boyd Williams

Jeff Peterson
Executive Vice President/COO
Jeff Peterson

Lisa Austin
Senior Vice President
Lisa Austin

Scott Christian
Vice President of Finance/CFO
Scott Christian

 Vice President/Chief Development and Marketing Officer
Theresa McDonough

Vice President of Programming
Jamie Holstein

 Chief Medical Officer
Gloria Winters

Support Leadership Staff

Shelley Haenze
Director of Executive Offices
Shelley Haenze

Natalie Kosatschkow
Executive Director of Membership, Shared Services and Project Management
Natalie Kosatschkow

Shannon Bertram
District Executive Director
Shannon Bertram

Daren Girling
Executive Director & Sr. Director of Sports
Daren Girling

Candice Hettich
Director of Business Operations
Candice Hettich

Stephanie_DixonSenior Director of Aquatics
Stephanie Dixon

Executive Director of Childcare
Carolyn Tinsley

Sonny Adkins
YMCA Camp Shady Brook Executive Director
Sonny Adkins

Wendy Becker
IT Director
Wendy Becker

Elena Dyer
Elena Dyer

Nicholas Eimer
Aquatics Facilities/Safety Compliance Officer
Nicholas Eimer

Mary_SwantekPrograms and Operations Director
Mary Swantek

Board of Directors

Our influential and dedicated board of directors officers and members are passionate about strengthening the foundations of our community.


Evan Pappas


Mary Fagnant

Vice Chair
Qualtek Manufacturing

Kevin Kaveney

Northwestern Mutual

Brian Risley

Board Chair
CRP Architects


Charles (Chuck) Anderson, Pacific Architects and Engineers
Karen Brofft, D38
Mike Buth, El Pomar Foundation
Jason Doyle, UMB Bank
Gary Feffer, Fountain Colony Co
Brandon Gould, President and Founder of Hustl LLC
Mark Hartman, Colorado Springs Neurological Associates
Al Holland, Pastor Divine Spirit Baptist Church
Bill Kappel, Applied Weather Associates

Bill Lueck, Centura Health
Pam McManus, Peak Vista CHC
C.J. Moore, Retired
Dan Steever, The Gazette
Troy Stubbings, Kaiser Permanente
Shawn Thompson, BBVA Compass
Jim Tooley, USA Basketball
Steve Woodford, WCM Industries

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