Meet the Team

Meet the Team

The Y is a place where people are welcoming, nurturing, genuine, determined, hopeful… we’re here to help everyone be the best they can be.

Greenknoll Branch

2 Huckleberry Hill Road, Brookfield, CT 06804

Gail Null
Vice President of Operations
x 119

Megan Hebert
Member Engagement Director
x 110

Janice Waterbury
Membership Coordinator
x 222

Sean Turner
School Age Director
Camp Greenknoll Director
x 103

Jason Paige
Senior Aquatics Director

Sarah Basile
Assistant Swim Team Coach

Alexandra Hall-Heron
Aquatics Director
x 133

Debbie Nichols
Physical Director
x 136

Lisa O’Connor
Wellness Director
Director of Evidence Based Health Initiatives
x 135

Kariana Cicerone
Youth, Teen and Family Programs
x 109

Bill McNamara
Youth and Teen Director

Patty Kane
Regional Marketing & Communications Director
x 211

Sean Bishop
Maintenance Director
x 125

YMCA Children’s Center

57 Grassy Plain Street, Bethel, CT 06801

Michele Burbage-Halberg
Branch and Preschool Director

Rebecca Laughlin
Assistant Director

Debbie D’Ostillio
School Age Care Director
Camp Director

Wendy Cobelli
Administrative Assistant

Corporate Office

Jim O’Rourke
Interim President/CEO
x 201

Jennifer Buckley
Development Associate & Grant Writer
x 204

Eileen Stoll
Development Office

Valerie Jackson
Information Technology
x 221

Melanie Turner
Administrative Assistant
x 213

Regional YMCA Board of Directors

Headshot of Jim O'Rourke Interim CEO

Mr. Jim O’Rourke
Interim CEO Regional YMCA of Western Connecticut

The Y is a volunteer founded and volunteer led nonprofit organization. The Regional YMCA of Western Connecticut is fortunate to have passionate, cause-driven leaders serve our community as members of our Board of Directors and Board of Trustees. With gratitude we list them here.

  • Mr. Patrick Goudy – Chairperson
  • Ms. Ereida Spaho – Vice Chair/Treasurer
  • Ms. Nicole Harrington- Vice Chair
  • Ms. Kimberly Sanford – Secretary
  • Mr. Thomas Iskrzycki- Immediate Past Chair
  • Mr. Jim O’Rourke – President/CEO
  • Mr. David Arconti
  • Ms. Jessica Burger
  • Mr. Jonathan Gibney
  • Mr. Robert Guarino
  • Ms. Elise Moncada
  • Mr. Robert Monti
  • Mr. Josh Reilly
  • Ms. Colleen Saltarelli
  • Mr. Randall Scofield

Regional YMCA Board of Trustees

  • Mr. John McMahon, Chairman of the Trustees
  • Ms. Dimples Armstrong
  • Ms. Cheryl Bakewell
  • Mr. Robert D. Belden, Jr.
  • Atty. T. Stevens Bliss
  • Mr. Samuel E.M. Crocker
  • Mr. Daniel DiBuono
  • Mr. Frank Krausz
  • Mr. Jeffrey Marcus
  • Mr. Donald D. Mitchell
  • Mr. Joseph Morrissey
  • Mr. Kevin O’Dea
  • Ms. Marlene Piche
  • Mr. George Walker