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

Michele Grimes, Secretary

Jim Sartori, Treasurer

Erik J. Arroyo
Charles G. Bryant III
James Buchanan
Wyatt Chocklett
Clay Cobb
Dan Dannheisser
Ronda Gallehue
Kim Githler
Trevor Harvey
Ed Landis
Larry Lev
Bill McClure
Peter Powers