Leadership + Governance

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 in two locations—at 126 and 298 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.


Name Board Position Affiliation
Katie Hawley Chair Principal & Owner – Hawley Consulting Services LLC
Scott Fewell Treasurer President – Liquid Measurement Systems
Jaime Heins Secretary General Counsel – E Automotive
Kyle Dodson President CEO – Greater Burlington YMCA
Noma Anderson, Ph.D.   Dean, College of Nursing and Health Sciences – UVM
Victoria Bennett   Retired YMCA Executive
Renee Bourget-Place   Partner – KPMG LLP
Kelly Cornell   Vice President Sales & Marketing – April Cornell
Phil Daniels   Market President Vermont/Upstate New York – TD Bank
PJ McHenry Jr.   Loan Officer – Fairway Independent Mortgage Corp.
Kenneth Palm DDS   Founder – Colchester Dental Group
Scott Paluska, MD FACSM   Physician – Evergreen Sports Medicine
Brian Tarrant   Co-founder – MyWebGrocer
Mike Walsh   Managing Director of New England NFP  


Kyle Dodson
President & CEO
[email protected]

Marsha Faryniarz
Senior Vice President
[email protected]

Eliza Pickard
Interim Vice President of Development & Social Responsibility
[email protected]

Doug Bishop
Senior Director of Healthy Living & Communications
[email protected]

Michele O’Day
Senior Director of Human Resources
[email protected]

Darrell Reeves
Interim Chief Financial Officer
[email protected]


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