Roger Gallimore, Executive Director

Roger began his career with the YMCA of Rapid City as a college work-study student in 1976. After four years of leading afterschool programs, driving a bus, mopping floors and just about every other position in the YMCA, along with obtaining a BS degree from the SD School of Mines, Roger was hired as the youth outreach director. Having launched multiple new youth programs, Roger then moved into the senior program director position in 1988 where he instituted several new organizational practices and programs. » read more

Sandy Stanton, Chief Operations Officer

Sandy, chief operations officer, has been with the YMCA of Rapid City for over 30 years while serving as COO for over 14 of these years.  Her first position included working with Sundowners after school child care, swimming lessons and picking up lunch for everyone every day.  Sandy currently oversees all program development, evaluations and staffing for our Aquatics, Child Care, Afterschool, Member Services, Wellness, Sports and Outreach Departments. » read more

Amanda Allen, Edgemont Director

Amanda began employment with the YMCA in 2012 as Kidstop Coordinator. After serving as interim director, she became director of the Edgemont YMCA in 2016. Her responsibilities include development, promotion organization, supervision and evaluation of all Edgemont Y programs.  » read more

Audrey Boehm, Chief Financial Officer

Audrey was hired as the business manager of the YMCA in June 1999.  Audrey has worked in the accounting field since earning her Bachelor’s degree in Banking and Finance with a minor in Accounting from the University of Nebraska at Omaha.   Originally from Gretna, Nebraska, Audrey moved to Rapid City in 1991.  » read more

Nicole Craig, Wellness Director

Nicole has been employed in the YMCA Wellness Department since 2002 and has served us as wellness director since 2008.  Her leadership in this position resulted in the successful implementation of staff training in Understanding Health Seekers and Listen First training; Listen First reinforcement strategies, the Environmental Assessment and follow-up adaptations, Program Innovation techniques and Member-Driven Data. » read more

Alisa Cunningham, Family Services Director

Our Family Services Director is Alisa Cunningham, more often known as “Ace” to all the summer campers/staff.  In this position, Alisa oversees the school-age programs, summer camp programs, transportation and Leaders Club.  She has served as director since 2007. Alisa began her Y career as a front desk volunteer in 2001. » read more

Shawn Hayford, Outreach Director

Shawn began his career at the YMCA in the fall of 1998 and advanced to his current position as outreach director in the summer of 2001.  Under Shawn's leadership, our outreach department has expanded from a small after school recreation program to programs that currently serve nearly 200 youth and teens per day, in academic enrichment settings.  » read more

Rex Jorgensen, Southern Hills Director

Rex has served as the director of the YMCA in Custer since August 2008. Rex has a combined 25 years of experience working for YMCA’s in South Dakota, Illinois, Iowa and Nebraska and has held director positions in youth sports, day and resident camping, aquatics, childcare, facility management, wellness and as an executive director. » read more

Bryan Konechne, Communications Director

Bryan began as the communications director for the Y in January of 2012. With over twelve years of experience in marketing, communications, graphic design and photography, Bryan is building the framework on which we tell our great story. » read more

Twila Meyers, Early Childhood Director

Twila has literally seen thousands of kids grow up at the Y since her first job in 1992 as AM Kidstop Coordinator and Sundowner staff. She assumed her current position as Early Childhood Director in 2015 and describes her role as educating, supporting and inspiring child care professionals in their work with young children. She said she is passionate about making a difference in people’s lives so it will in turn change the world. » read more

Frances Seeley, Aquatics Director

Frances was a YMCA lifeguard/swim instructor from 1983-1986.  In 1993 she re-joined the YMCA as a volunteer swim instructor, while working full time and finishing her college degree at Western Dakota Tech.  In April 1998, she was hired as the aquatic director.  » read more

Keiz Shultz, Chief Development Officer

Keiz joined the Y staff in 2016 as chief development officer. Her position has three areas of focus: developing financial resources, overseeing Y communications and fostering positive community relations. Keiz’s educational background includes a B.A. in Psychology, a B.S. in Math, as well as graduate degrees in Secondary Education and Educational Administration. She describes herself as a high achiever who loves to see a team of people come together to make things better in this world. » read more

Randy Stanton, Sports Director

Randy joined the YMCA staff in 2004. Randy oversees youth and adult sports programs including basketball, football, LaCroix Links Golf Course, racquetball, volleyball, special events such as the triathlon and unique sports like foot golf. He says there is nothing better than working with kids, » read more

Shawn Weller, Chief Properties Officer

I have been at this Y since 2013. I enjoy the variety that the Y offers and doing my part in support of a worthy mission. I began working with the YMCA in Williamsport, PA, as building & grounds director in 2009. » read more

Deb Worley, Member Engagement Director

Deb is working on info for her bio.  Check back soon. » read more