Leadership & Governance

At the Greater Burlington YMCA, our leadership staff and volunteer board of directors works closely to deliver our mission and guide our efforts to strengthen the community through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility.

Our Y’s administrative offices are located at 266 College Street in Burlington. You may reach leadership staff at the numbers provided in the list below. For a more complete list of Greater Burlington Y staff contacts, click here.

Staff Leadership

Kyle Dodson
President & CEO

Marsha Faryniarz
Senior Vice President

Brendan Leonard
Vice President of Finance & CFO

Rick Blount
Vice President of Development

Doug Bishop
Director of Communications

Michele O'Day
Human Resources Director

For a more complete list of staff contacts by department, click here.

2017-2018 Board of Directors
Name Board Position Affiliation
Andrew Martin Chair CEO - Neagley & Chase Construction Co.
Bob Morgan Vice-Chair CEO - NorthCountry Federal Credit Union
Kyle Dodson President CEO - Greater Burlington YMCA
Randall Sargent Treasurer Audit & Accounting Partner - JMM & Associates
Lisa Ventriss Secretary President - Vermont Business Roundtable
Renee Bourget-Place Immediate Past Chair Partner - KPMG LLP
Vesta Bovair Vice President of Customer Innovation Group - National Life Group
Nicole Carignan Owner - Profit Fusion LLC
Phil Daniels Market President Vermont/Upstate New York - TD Bank
Katie Hawley Vice President Strategic Communications & External Affairs - Champlain College
Jaime Heins Senior Counsel Operations & Commercial Litigation - Keurig Green Mountain Inc.
Amy Mellencamp Retired Principal - Burlington School District
Terry Pomerleau Development Manager -- Humane Society of Chittenden County
Brian Tarrant Co-founder - MyWebGrocer
Mike Walsh Managing Director of New England NFP




Pomerleau Family Y
266 College Street
Burlington, VT 05401
802 862 9622 (YMCA)

Camp Abnaki
1252 Abnaki Road
North Hero, VT
802 372 9622 (YMCA)

Additional Program Sites
in Vermont

Addison, Franklin, Grand Isle, Washington and Chittenden Counties