New Executive Director of Camp Speers YMCA in the Poconos Announced
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Conshohocken, PA—Tuesday, February 26th, 2019—The Greater Philadelphia YMCA has named Kelly Daly the new Executive Director of Camp Speers YMCA in the Pocono’s. Located at 143 Nichecronk Rd, Dingmans Ferry, PA 18328, Camp Speers YMCA provides children opportunities to attend summer camp, overnight camp, and Dragonfly Forest which is an overnight camp for children with medical needs.
Daly will be able to offer 10 years of YMCA and camping experience due to her previous career serving as Operations Director at the Pocono Family YMCA and as Community Program Director at the Frost Valley YMCA. “Camp made me who I am today.” said Daly, “As the new Executive Director, I am excited to help provide our campers positive experiences and memories that will last a life time.”
Daly has also served as an American Camping Association Visitor and has 7 years of fiscal and operations management experience working in the private sector which the YMCA believes uniquely positions her for the role as Executive Director. “The YMCA is excited to welcome a new member to our team,” said Jen Segelken, Greater Philadelphia YMCA’s Vice President of Community Services. “We believe Kelly’s career experience will help move our camps forward and offer our campers more opportunities to grow and thrive.”
Daly will begin her role starting March 12, 2019.
About the Greater Philadelphia YMCA
The Y is one of the nation’s leading nonprofits strengthening communities through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. Throughout the Delaware Valley, the Greater Philadelphia YMCA serves more than 200,000 individuals a year – regardless of age, income or background – to nurture the potential of children and teens, improve the nation’s health and well-being, and provide opportunities to give back and support neighbors. Anchored in 17 YMCA locations, and one overnight camp, throughout Berks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery, Philadelphia, Pike, Burlington and Camden counties, the Greater Philadelphia YMCA has the long-standing relationships and physical presence not just to promise, but to deliver, lasting personal and social change. For more information, visit philaymca.org.
Jen Segleken, Vice President Community Services