Milwaukee Y Leadership

At the Milwaukee Y, our leadership team assists our centers and program staff in strengthening the community through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility.

executive leadership

Jack Takerian    
Jack Takerian
Interim Chief Executive Officer
(414) 274-0711

TR Yow
Tamroyal Yow
Vice President – Center Operations
(414) 274-0808

association LEADERSHIP

Community Relations
Shanee’ Jenkins
Associate Vice President of Community Relations
(414) 374-9401
Kristin Eckert
Director of Finance Administration
(414) 274-0739
Human Resources
Karl Koppelmann
Interim Director-Human Resources
(414) 274-0744
Jennifer Warren
Marketing Manager
(414) 274-0730


Center Leadership

Downtown YMCA
Laura Dubler
Operations Executive
(414) 274-0754
Northside YMCA 
Rayven Peterson
Operations Executive
(414) 374-9442


Parklawn YMCA 
Dwight Goodwin
Operations Director
(414) 374-9468
Rite-Hite Family YMCA 
Tamroyal Yow
Vice President – Center Operations
(414) 357-1808



Camp Minikani
Jon McLaren
Operations Executive
(262) 251-9080
Day Camp  
Chris Przedpelski
Director of Day Camp
(262) 274-0723


Early Childhood Education 
Christine Larson
Director of Early Childhood Education
(414) 454-4642
School Age Education 
April Greenman
Director of School Age Education
(414) 357-1911