YMCA Adds New Officers, Board Members

NEW ORLEANS – The YMCA of Greater New Orleans announced the installation of its 2016 officers for the Board of Trustees:


• George H. Wilson, Jr. – Chairman of the Board

Wilson is the Chairman of the Board of Directors of Barriere Construction.


• Richard Yancey – Vice Chair

Yancey is a Managing Partner of the Manson Yancey Group.


• H. Elder Gwin – Treasurer 

Gwin is a Vice President of Corporate Banking at Whitney Bank.


• Bridget Nalley – Secretary

Nalley is an attorney at Nalley and Dew.


         New Board members include:


• Claudia Medina, M.D.

• Tricia Vise

• Meg Vitter

• Felton Winfield, M.D.


         The YMCA has been part of Greater New Orleans since 1852. Today the Y reaches tens of thousands of lives in four parishes, including Orleans, Jefferson, St. Tammany, and Plaquemines. Their mission is “to put Christian principles into practice through programs that build a healthy spirit, mind and body for all.”

         YMCA reps said they live their not-for-profit charitable mission daily by providing life-changing programs and services that enrich people from all walks of life in the areas of Youth Development, Healthy Living, and Social Responsibility.

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