Leadership Team

Our team’s dedication to the health of Houstonians doesn’t end when the workday does. These imaginative leaders are always thinking of new ways to better serve our community. Keep scrolling to get to know the incredible staff that takes the YMCA from a place to a purpose.

Our Team

Stephen Ives

President & Chief Executive Officer

See Bio

Jennifer Lopez

Chief Human Resources Officer

See Bio

Jennifer Garcia

Chief Financial Officer

See Bio

Stephanie Taylor

Chief Operating Officer

See Bio

John V. Cardone

Chief Brand Officer

See Bio

Angela Hodson

Chief Philanthropy Officer

See Bio

Jeff Watkins

Chief International Initiatives Officer

See Bio

Marie Arcos

Chief Government Relations Officer

See Bio

Mary Dalencour

Chief Risk Officer

See Bio
View the board of directors

Support Our Mission

Your support can offer the chance of a lifetime to the people who need it most in every corner of Greater Houston.