Business/ Operations Director
The Worthington Area YMCA has named Meredith Daley as the new CEO
DAley has expereince working with the YMCA of Greater Brandywine, Upper Main Line YMCA as their Senior Aquatic Director and has served on the Association Risk Management and Safety Committee. Within her position she works closely with the facilities, membership, camp and childcare teams as well as Senior Leadership.
Prior to her start in the YMCA, she was heavily involved in higher education recreation programs as she served as Assistant Director of Recreation at Penn State University and Aquatice Coordinator for Instructional Programs at Rutgers University. She also worked for the Universuty of Northern Iowa in a service-learning program, Camp Adventure Child & Youth Services. In April 2017, she was awarded a Leadership Award from the University of Northern Iowa, recognizing her dedication, commitment and excellence for Camp ADventure Child & Youth Services while being fully engaged in her professional career.
Daley is a graduate of the University of Northern Iowa, She has a Master's Degree in Youth & Human Service Administration and a Bachelor's Degree in Leisure, Youth & Human Services and Spanish.
Daley was born and raised in Storm Lake, IA. One of the things she values most from her upbringing and which she is looking forward to in the Worthington community, is the rich diversity.
She and her husband Mike have a two year old daughter. She will be starting in her new position on March 16.
Imagine going to work knowing that what you do each day positively affects the lives of the people in your community. Working at the Worthington Area YMCA, you’ll discover more than a job—you’ll enjoy a career with a future and the opportunity to make a lasting difference in the lives of those around you. Our staff members, of all ages and life experiences, enjoy the personal satisfaction that comes from nurturing the potential of youth and teens, improving the nation’s health and well-being and providing support to our neighbors.