As of Thursday, June 20, the Winona Family YMCA’s Board of Directors has nearly doubled its size with eight new members joining the board this year.
New to the board are Amanda Hedlund, executive director, Habitat for Humanity; Andrea Northam, senior director of marketing, communications, and media relations, Winona State University; Brad Ballard, president, Gordian’s Knot; Brian DeFreng, city engineer, city of Winona; Dave Adcock, chief operating officer, Hiawatha Broadband Communications; Janel Miller, community volunteer; Jessica Remington, director of Health and Wellness Services, Winona Health; Melissa Puchalla, director of Supply Chain Compliance, Fastenal.
“It’s energizing to have the opportunity to strengthen our board,” said Janneke Sobeck, CEO of the Winona Family YMCA. “We are fortunate to have a committed and passionate team of board members already involved, and I look forward to the value that the new additions will bring to the organization.”
The Winona Family YMCA membership voted to elect these new members for three year terms on Thursday during the Winona Family YMCA’s Annual Meeting.