the YWCA Cambridge Team

Giving a voice to the needs of cis and trans women and girls and non-binary and two-spirit individuals through innovative and responsive programs, services and advocacy.

YWCA Cambridge is an association by, for and about cis and trans women and girls and non-binary and two-spirit individuals. As a member agency of YWCA Canada, we are part of a national movement that is the country’s largest and oldest women’s multi-service organization. Our team of dedicated professionals works tirelessly to improve the lives of the participants we serve and to act as a leading voice of social justice advocacy in our community.

Meet Our Board of Directors

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Christine Vigna, President

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Sue Sturdy, Past President

Amy Willard-Brown, Vice President

Darlene Sigel, Treasurer

Victoria Clark, Secretary

Kim Decker, Executive Director

Valerie Pollard

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Norma McDonald-Ewing

Meagan Swan

Megan Lambe

Sarah Daly

Lauren Reny

Jess Hewitt

Ailish McIntyre

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Meet Our Team

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Kim Decker, CEO

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Mary Wright, Director of Finance & Administration Roots of Empathy Coordinator

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Rosalind (Roz) Gunn, Director of Communications & Advocacy

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Kristina Lyman, Director of Child Care services

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Nataleigh Ballantyne, Director of Philanthropy

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Kate Taylor, Director of Programs

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Zoe Whitman, Project Manager

Karen Manning, Behaviour and Inclusion Supervisor

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Fatma El Hefney, Director of Summer Camp & supervisor, LINC preschool

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Kim Whalen, Supervisor, St. Elizabeth Child Care

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Wendy Gilchrist, Supervisor, Blue Heron Child Care

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Gillian Scott, Supervisor, Woodland Partk Child Care

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Susan Mathers, Supervisor,
St. Margaret Child Care


Katrina O'Brien, Assistant Supervisor, Blue Heron Child Care


Laura Einwechter, Assistant Supervisor, St. Elizabeth Child Care


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Melissa Slade, Assistant Supervisor, Woodland Park Child Care

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Sara Hohenadel, Small Steps to Success Program Coordinator

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Terra MacDonald, Small Steps To Success Outreach Coordinator

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Shannon Thoms, Outreach Coordinator


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Caitlyn Jaipersaud, Where I Stand Program Facilitator


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If you have a question about YWCA Cambridge, our programs or events, or simply want to get involved, please give us a call or send us an email.

Contact Us

Address: 102-55 Dickson Street, Cambridge, Ontario, N1R 7A5

Office Hours:
Monday to Friday 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Saturdays, Sundays & holidays: closed

Tel: (519) 267-6444 
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