Leadership 

Crissie Ponciano

Senior Director of Engagement

415.666.9607

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

Drew Kodelja

Senior Director of Youth Development

415.666.9609

Drew has worked at the YMCA of St. Louis for 6 years prior to joining the Richmond District team. He is a seasoned leader of youth development and community programs, and has been recognized by Y USA as one of the 30 Under 30 Leaders of the YMCA movement. Drew is dedicated to providing engaging, quality youth programming, and developing the leaders of tomorrow.

Cecilia Ching

Director of Administration and Development

415.666.9615

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

415.666.9602

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

Cameron Smith

Director of Community Programs

415.666.9620

Cameron has been a life-long member of the Y, he learned to swim at the Y, and has been working at the YMCA for four years. Cameron oversees all aspect of Camp and Family Programming. He loves his work at Y because he gets to help make lasting impacts and foster memorable moments on today's Youth, Families, and the Community. 

Alexandra Zussman

Director of Youth Development

415.666.9612

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.

Mary Massioni

HR Coordinator

415.666.9610

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

415.666.9614

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

415.666.9622

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

Director of Membership

415.666.9608

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

415.666.9622

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.

Crystal Abasolo

Camp & Teen Coordinator

415.666.9617

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.

Andrea Guzman

Family Programs Coordinator

415.666.9618

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.

Stephanie Brennan

ARGONNE AFTERSCHOOL SITE COORDINATOR

415.666.9612

Stephanie is a long term San Francisco and Richmond District resident. Her journey to the YMCA started with the desire to work for an organization that encouraged the growth of a community, and its youth. Stephanie is excited to be part of a team that promotes positive youth development!

Gaelle Jeune

Lafayette Afterschool Site Coordinator

415.666.9605

Gaelle is passionate about youth and development. She has worked with youth of different cultures and backgrounds from the East Coast, the South, the Mid-West and now the West Coast. She believes in the Y’s endeavors of positive influence in our youth through life-changing programming.

Liz Tucker

Sutro Afterschool Site Coordinator

Liz grew up in the Bay Area and has been working in youth development for over 8 years. Liz is passionate about providing safe spaces for youth to learn and grow in. Liz is excited to be a part of the Richmond YMCA team!

Kelsey Schroder

Jefferson Afterschool Site Coordinator

415.635.5547

Kelsey couldn’t be more thrilled to be a part of the Richmond Y community! Her passion for youth empowerment takes many forms; from tutoring, to coaching, to spoken word poetry. She looks forward to learning and growing alongside her students at Jefferson Elementary.

Jazmin Mendoza

Family Engagement Coordinator for Jefferson Elementary

415.375.0507

Jazmin is delighted to work with the Y. She is eager to co​nnect families, schools, and the YMCA together to help each child reach their highest potential.

Angela Alvarado

Fitness Coordinator

415.666.9606

Angela has always had a passion for sports and fitness.  For fun she enjoys trying ethnic foods, hiking, swimming and connecting with nature. 

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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