PAST & PRESENT BOARD LEADERSHIP

Where We've Been...


With a strong belief in the Young Men’s Christian Association movement, Ms. Gladys Donohue and Mr. Joseph Ruffing, Jr. filed the first documents to create the Collier County YMCA in 1968.

The first board president, Mr. David K. Johnson was named in 1969. Here's a list of all our board presidents thoughout our history.

 

David K. Johnson

David K. Johnson

1969-1970

Dr. Ned L. Johnston

Dr. Ned L. Johnston

1971-1973

Dr. Virgil A. Ponzoli

Dr. Virgil A. Ponzoli

1974

Kenneth L. Silva

Kenneth L. Silva

1975

Henry L. Caballero

Henry L. Caballero

1975

John P. Cardillo

John P. Cardillo

1978-1979

Robert E. Forsythe

Robert E. Forsythe

1980

Mary Ellen Brennan

Mary Ellen Brennan

1981

Robert I. Beckler

Robert I. Beckler

1982-1983

William A. Yardley

William A. Yardley

1984

Calvin J. Pratt

Calvin J. Pratt

1985-1986

Michael J. Volpe

Michael J. Volpe

1987-1988

Thomas A. Brigardner Jr.

Thomas A. Brigardner Jr.

1989-1990

Raymond W. Miller

Raymond W. Miller

1991-1992

Clifford B. Barksdale

Clifford B. Barksdale

1991-1992

Edward J. Dates, Jr.

Edward J. Dates, Jr.

1994-1995

Cynthia A. Elliss

Cynthia A. Elliss

1996

J. Howard Black

J. Howard Black

1997-1998

Sukie Honeycutt

Sukie Honeycutt

1999-2000

John  Smarge

John Smarge

2001-2002

Colleen Kvetko*

Colleen Kvetko*

2001-2002

John Humphreyville

John Humphreyville

2002-2003

Carleton Case

Carleton Case

2004-2005

Brad Clark

Brad Clark

2006-2008

Tom Taylor

Tom Taylor

2009-2011

William M. Burke

William M. Burke

2011-2012

Guy D. Blanchette

Guy D. Blanchette

2012-2016

Amy Chappell M.D.

Amy Chappell M.D.

2017 - PRESENT


*Chairman of the Corporate Board