West Suburban YMCA


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About Us

The West Suburban YMCA is a charitable non-profit organization that has been a fixture in the Newton community for over 140 years. The Y is committed to strengthening the foundations of the community by supporting youth development, healthy living and social responsibility for all.


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Kids have the best summer ever at YMCA camps!
Swim lessons at the Y
The Y offers fitness and wellness classes tailored specifically to older adults
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Livestrong at the YMCA is a free program for cancer survivors
The Y has a EEC certified preschool on site.
Togetherhood volunteers at the Centre Street Food Pantry
The tight-knit community of the Masters Swim Team
Y staff and volunteers hold up "blessing bags" created for Second Step families
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All smiles at sports trophy day to wrap up a great session!
Teamwork on display during YBA (Youth Basketball Association league)
Children and their caregivers participate in a lesson at free a Water Safety Event
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YMCA Camp Pikati, located at the Y, provides free lunches through the "Summer Eats" food program.
YMCA Camp Chickami
YMCA Camp Chickami (Day Camp, Wayland MA)
YMCA Camp Frank A. Day (residential camp in East Brookfield, MA)
YMCA Camp Frank A. Day (residential camp in East Brookfield, MA)
Bootcamp fitness class
The Y visits a career fair at Perkins School for the Blind
Men's Basketball League
Out of School Time "Community Connections" provides remote learning support for students in grades K-8.


Assistant Aquatics Director
Category: Non-Profit and Social Services
The West Suburban YMCA is looking for an Assistant Director of Aquatics!  Are you compassionate & collaborative?  Want to work for a well-known community organization that gives back to its members every day?  Apply today!  POSITION SUMMARY: Oversees the development and operations of aquatics programs, and/or other programs. Recruits, trains and supports assigned staff. Develops, organizes and ...read more
Phone:(617) 244-6050
Assistant Membership Director
Category: Non-Profit and Social Services
SUMMARY: Assists in all aspects of membership for the organization including recruitment of new members, retention of existing members and supervision of assigned staff. Assists in the development of plans and implementation of new procedures and methods to achieve strategic goals.OUR CULTURE:  Our mission and core values are brought to life by our culture. In the Y, we strive to live our cause ...read more
Contact: Jane Carroll
Phone:(617) 244-6050
Preschool & Family Services Director
Category: Education
POSITION SUMMARY:  The Preschool & Family Services Director administers the policies and programs of the Association in the areas of child care and youth development for ages 3 months – 18 years.    ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:  Manages, directs and coordinates the pre-school and school age childcare programs, which includes Out-of-school time and Kids’ Corner programs. Ensures high quality programs ...read more
Contact: Kim Benzan
Phone:(617) 244-6050

Rep/Contact Info

Kelly Barker
Asst. Aquatics Director
Kim Benzan
Chief Operating Officer
Jane Carroll
Director of Health and Wellness
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Sara Pollock DeMedeiros
Vice President of Mission Advancement
Chris Ellison
Emily Flynn
Executive Assistant
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Mr. Jack Fucci
President and CEO
Gloria Gavris
Board Member
Martha Hanlon
Board Member
Kristen Hydinger
Ben Kaloupek
Tricia Mansfield
Director of Preschool and Family Services
Chris Meyers
Vice President of Finance
Marie Minardi
Meghan Missett
Director, Marketing & Communcations
Andrea Newman
Development & Special Events Coordinator
Andrea Osterloh
Amanda Pierce
Aquatics Director
Janice Rogers
Laura Snow
Vice President of Human Resources and Administration

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