YMCA Executive Staff

Michael Quast – Executive Director

BS – Montana State University – Sociology

MS – Montana State University-Billings – Sport, Recreation and Fitness Management

13 years serving non-profit organizations

10 years YMCA leadership roles

email: jcfymca@fiberpipe.net

Gillian Heiser – Associate Executive Director

Marlborough Secretarial College – Private Secretary Diploma

30 years office management & organizational experience

11 years event planning

email: jcfymembership@fiberpipe.net

Ed vonHolst – Aquatic Director

BA – Western State College – Biology

16 years teaching/coaching in aquatics

26 years of outdoor education experience

email: jcfyaquatics@fiberpipe.net

Donita Lenz – Childcare Director

24 years as a licensed childcare provider

18 years as a YMCA childcare provider

Kurt Heiser– Property Director

3 years Wyoming Game and Fish facilities maintenance

10 years journeyman firefighter/EMT

20 years ranch management

email: jcfyproperties@fiberpipe.net

Tim Cahhal – Wellness & Program Director

Completing BA at University of Wyoming in Physical Education

7 years as coach, umpire and commissioner for Buffalo youth baseball

7 years as coach and board member for Buffalo swim club

email: jcfywellness@fiberpipe.net

Shanda Wright – Youth Director

BS – University of Wyoming – Agriculture

14 years working for non-profit organizations

12 years program management for youth center agencies

email: jcfyyouth@fiberpipe.net