Leadership 

Lara Hitchcock

Senior Executive Director

415-447-9699

Lara is passionate about getting youth outdoors, organizational culture, and trail running. She is the Senior Executive Director with the Presidio & Pt Bonita Ys.  

Sean Dries

Branch Operations Director

415-331-9653

Sean has been a part of the Y since 1998, and believes wholeheartedly in the Y's cause.  

Sara Sedgwick

Associate Director of Outdoor Education

415-331-9622 ext. 9326

Sara strives to provide others with tangible connections to the world around them. A transplant from New England, they are passionate about exploring new ecosystems and continuing to learn along every new opportunity.

Rebecca Montgomery

Camp Coordinator

(415) 331-9622 ext. 4650

Rebecca has worked in the same program that first inspired her interest in the outdoors, almost 20 years ago now. She is passionate about the YMCA programs because she knows first-hand of its impact, and have made it her focus to ensure everyone has support in accessing their green spaces in a healthy and engaging way!

Ricardo Patron

BOLD/GOLD Coordinator

415-331-9622

Ricardo is grateful for his many roles at the YMCA! He has been a chef, naturalist, and conference host during the past seven years working in National Parks. He is eager to return to his middle-school love of the world of health, creativity, and nutrition. He looks forward to challenging himself and working with our fabulous kitchen team towards more innovative and colorful menus to fuel our future stewards of our beautiful planet! 

Board Members 

Sue Bynum

General Electric

Susan Burkhardt

Method Management Consultants

Dr. Emily Bergsland

UCSF

Chris Greene

Dina To

LinkedIn

Joseph Farris

Arnold & Porter LLP

Claire Pearson

Jordan Caspari

Soma Capital Partners

Jeff Salvesen

Charles Schwab

Jennifer Tetrick

Decathlon USA

Karen Sherman

Nicole Bivetto

San Francisco Giants

Clayton Rodgers

VetnCare

Keith Shea

Chair

Lynx Software Technologies

Chloe Halvorson

Emily Schmidt

Carrie Chee

Taylor Walden

Allbirds

Michele Fichera

Burlingame High School