Sarasota YMCA

THE SARASOTA FAMILY YMCA, INC. is a nonprofit organization committed to strengthening the community through youth development by nurturing the potential of every child and teen; healthy living by improving the community’s health and well-being; and social responsibility by giving back and providing support to our neighbors. Every day, the Y works to make sure that everyone, regardless of age, income or background, has the opportunity to learn, grow and thrive.


Laura Gilbert, MBA, CFRE, President & CEO


Paul Bowman, Chair

Candy Swick, Vice Chair

LaRue Merril, Secretary

Jim Sartori, Treasurer

James Buchanan
Clay Cobb
Ronda Gallehue
Kim Githler
Michele Grimes
Trevor Harvey
John Hogan
Fred Jacobs
Ed Landis
Larry Lev
Bill McClure
Andrea Milano
Dr. Louis Robison
John Ross
Vic Scully