YMCA of El Paso

For Youth Development
For Healthy Living
For Social Development

Welcome to the

YMCA of El Paso

The YMCA of El Paso strengthens the foundations of our community through well-being and fitness, camps, family time, swim, sports and play, and other activities for people of all ages, incomes and abilities. We’re more than just a place to work out. At the Y, we help build a healthy spirit, mind and body for all with the core values of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility at the heart of everything we do.

With a commitment to nurturing youth development, promoting healthy living, and fostering a sense of social responsibility, the Y ensures that every individual has access to the essentials needed to learn, grow and thrive.


2019 Metropolitan Board of Directors

The YMCA is governed by the Board of Directors who holds title to all real estate and establishes overall policy providing direction to the various Branch Operations. The Board of Directors confers a broad range of authority to the Branch Boards of Management who assume responsibility for advising each Branch.

If you are passionate about helping children and families and would like to bring your expertise to the Board of Directors table for the YMCA of El Paso.

Please download the Board Application (PDF) and submit to the YMCA of El Paso President/CEO Bill Coon.

Thank you

Board Member

Ruby Alvarez

Program Chairperson


Community Development

Joseph Bocanegra

Hospitals of Providence

Relationship Manager

Ann Ruth Burns

Bowling Representative

Bill Coon

StaffYMCA of El PasoPresident/CEO

Arnetta Craig

Bowling Representative

David Crowder

SecretaryEl Paso, Inc.Writer/Reporter

Diana Duarte

Momentum Medical SolutionsAdministrator

Emily Hartman

Westside RepresentativePDNF Health InformationExchangeDeputy Director

Cynthia Henry

El Paso Electric CompanyDirector

Andre Miranda

TreasurerHelen of Troy
Vice President Finance

Jason Pizzi

Loya Representative

Enrique Ramirez

Westside RepresentativeLaw Offices of Enriquez RamirezAttorney

Margie Salazar

FirstLight Federal Credit Union
Chief Retail Officer

Judge Scott

El Paso ChihuahuasSenior Executive

Stafford Thurmond

Foundation President
Alexander Capital
Financial Advisor

Hooper Vint

HUB International

Guillermo Zubia

Zubia Enterprises

The Y is committed to providing programs that build a healthy spirit, mind and body for all. We make every effort to ensure that no one is turned away due to inability to pay. Click to read more about our financial assistance.