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.  

Kristen Dambrowski

Branch Operations Director

415-447-9621

Kristen is eager to help individuals and families improve their health and well-being. She is the Branch Operations Director and has her Masters in Non-Profit Administration.

Kevin Lee

Senior Director of Administrative Services

Kevin is passionate about providing admin support to our branch.  He’s worked for the Y for 11 years in youth and now leads the administrative team.

Matt Dove

Director of Bicycle Programs

415-447-9643

Matt is a lifelong cyclist, bike advocate and educator. He loves sharing curiosity and adventure with young people through his work. 

Jenna Strouth

Senior Director of Youth Development

415-447-9611

Jenna is committed to awesome programs for youth during out-of-school time! She has a MA in Cultural Anthropology and has worked for the Presidio Y since 2008 in youth development.

Ivonne Garcia

Membership Director

415-447-9649

Ivonne has a passion for connecting adults and children to health and wellness and the outdoors. She currently leads the Membership and YKids Teams.

Wendy Yu

Director of Healthy Living - Individual Programs

415.447.9609

Wendy has been with the Presidio Y since 2008 and has a passion for health and wellness. She is committed to creating a healthier community! 

Kelsey Roderer

Camp & Outdoor Programs Director

415-447-9695

Kelsey joined our team at the end of 2018, bringing experiences from both overnight and day camps all across the country.  She is passionate about showing youth that there are adults that care about them outside of their family and creating opportunities for exploration, growth and creativity outside of the classroom.

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Kate Eaneman

Aquatics Program Director

Kate has been around water her entire life, and loves helping both youth and adults develop life-saving skills. She is passionate about ensuring that swimming is accessible, welcoming, and fun for all!

Stacey Tanabe

Director of Healthy Living - Group Programs

415-447-9608

Stacey has been with the Y since 2010 beginning as a Group Exercise Instructor. Her passion is to get people moving through Group Ex Programming while having fun, getting fit and creating lasting relationships.

Leon Truong

Aquatics Safety Director

Marin YMCA & Presidio Community YMCA

415-447-9678

Leon is a San Francisco native and has been around swimming pools his entire life. He has 9 years of professional aquatics experience, but especially enjoys running lifeguard trainings at the Y!

Amelia Rudberg

Beacon Director

415-447-9617

Amelia is passionate about ensuring every young person has the resources and support they need to thrive. She has an MSW from UC Berkeley, with a concentration in Management and Planning.

Hannah Bartee

Director of Sports & Community Programs

415-447-9646

Hannah is dedicated to building strong youth and families through activities that keep their bodies and minds active. She believes that engaging youth in programs that help them explore new interests and build skills will inspire self-confidence and grow strong communities. 

Board Members 

Sue Bynum

Board Chair

General Electric

Paul Wythes

Carol Lerdal

Tiffany & Co

Chris Greene

Hugo Angelmar

Chief.io

Dina To

D-Rev

Dr. Emily Bergsland

UCSF

Camila Frederico

The Westin St. Francis

Joseph Farris

Arnold & Porter LLP

Julian Green

Google X

Jordan Caspari

Soma Capital Partners

Susan Burkhardt

Method Management Consultants

Tasha McVeigh

SWIRL

Jennifer Tetrick

Decathlon USA

Nicole Bivetto

San Francisco Giants

Claire Pearson

Jeff Salvesen

Charles Schwab

Karen Sherman