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 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.

Staff Leadership

Kyle Dodson
President & CEO (on leave until April 2020)

Click here to read about Dodson's temporary leave and his role with the City of Burlington.

Marsha Faryniarz
Interim CEO
mfaryniarz@gbymca.org
802-652-8140

Brendan Leonard
Vice President of Finance & Administration / CFO
bleonard@gbymca.org
802-652-8135

Rick Blount
Vice President of Development & Social Responsibility
rblount@gbymca.org
802-652-8146

Doug Bishop
Senior Director of Marketing & Community Relations
dbishop@gbymca.org
802-652-8137

Michele O'Day
Senior Director of Human Resources
moday@gbymca.org
802-652-8132

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

2020-2021 Board of Directors
Lisa Ventriss, Chair, President - Vermont Business Roundtable
 
Katie Hawley, Vice-Chair, Principal & Owner - Hawley Consulting Services LLC
 
Vesta Bovair, Treasurer, Executive Vice President - National Life Group

Jaime Heins, Secretary, Senior Counsel Operations & Commercial Litigation - Keurig Dr. Pepper
 
Kyle Dodson, President, CEO - Greater Burlington YMCA
 
Bob Morgan, Immediate Past Chair, CEO - NorthCountry Federal Credit Union
 
Renee Bourget-Place, Partner - KPMG LLP
 
Kelly Cornell, Vice President Sales & Marketing -- April Cornell
 
Phil Daniels, Market President Vermont/Upstate New York - TD Bank
 
Andrew Martin, CEO - Neagley & Chase Construction Co.
 
Amy Mellencamp, Retired Principal - Burlington School District
 
Terry Pomerleau, Internet Manager -- VW of South Burlington
 
Brian Tarrant, Co-founder - MyWebGrocer
 
Mike Walsh, Managing Director of New England NFP
 

 

 



GREATER BURLINGTON YMCA LOCATIONS

Pomerleau Family Y
298 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

Franklin, Grand Isle, Washington and Chittenden Counties