Andrew Ward

Executive Director


It is my privilege to provide leadership to the Richmond District YMCA and to see daily the impact the Y makes.

Crissie Ponciano

Senior Director of Engagement


As a long-time Richmond District resident, Crissie is dedicated to strengthening community by providing enriching programs & events.

Marcela Hunter

Senior Director of Youth Development


Marcela is passionate about creating programs that are inclusive and promote development. At the Y she has found a supportive community and wants to make sure everyone has that opportunity.

Troy Kasner

Director of Membership and Communications


Troy is a champion of the YMCA cause. With the Y since 2002, he oversees Membership, Marketing and Communications, ensuring a high quality experience for all members of our community.

Cecilia Ching

Director of Administration and Development


Cecilia supports staff with their administrative and fundraising needs. She loves the Y because it is a place to build strong and meaningful relationships!

Brandon Drake

Youth & Teen Director


Brandon believes in the power of Y programs to help youth develop their identities and form deeper connections with one another.

Crystal Abasolo

Teen Coordinator


Crystal Abasolo has been a part of the YMCA since she was seven year old as a participant, and began her Y career as a youth leader in 2012! She is passionate about giving back to the community she grew up in. Crystal is an amazing leader and embodies the YMCA's core values in everything she does.

Mary Massioni

HR Coordinator


Mary has been with the Y for 15 years and considers it her second home. She is passionate about the children and families of the Richmond Y and enjoys living in the community in which she works.

Tony Ortiz

Membership & AOA Outreach Coordinator


Tony was born and raised in the Richmond District and his journey brought him to the Richmond District Y. He strives to insure that people have a great experience at the Y and encourages them to meet their goals.

Stephen Snyder

Membership Coordinator


Steve started at the Y 10 years ago after falling in love with the place as a being a volunteer, member and fundraiser.

Tiffany Kyu

Wellness Coordinator


Tiffany enjoys leading group exercise classes and meeting one-on-one with members to get started on their path to wellness!

Jenny Little

Group Exercise Coordinator


Jenny is an Ironman Triathlete and she brings her passion for fitness, functional movement and strength to all her classes, small group and personal training.

Alexandra Zussman

Argonne Elementary Afterschool Site Coordinator


Alex has grown up in the YMCA and is thrilled to now be a part of the Richmond District Y. She is excited to continue to create an amazing community for our youth.

Cesar Sanchez



Cesar believes in the positive effects that inclusion and community involvement instills in the youth.

Andrea Guzman

Family Programs Coordinator


Andrea is passionate about creating programs that allow an interactive and exciting experience for youth and their families. She has been living in San Francisco for six years now, but moved to the city to attend SFSU, where she graduated with a BA in Creative Writing.

Board Members 

Geoffrey Gordon-Creed

Board Chair

Gordon-Creed, Kelley, Holl & Sugerman

Matt Peng

Board Member

Gordon & Rees Scully Mansukhani

Ron Yen

Board Member

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