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Winston Tower, 301 N. Main Street, Suite 1900
Winston-Salem, NC 27101



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Michael Bragg
Communications Director

Executive Staff

President and CEO
YMCA of Northwest North Carolina

Stan Law has served the YMCA professionally since February 1990. He currently serves as President and CEO of the YMCA of Northwest North Carolina, a role that he has served since May 2017. The YMCA of Northwest North Carolina is a $35 million dollar Association serving 9 counties through its 14 branches, resident camp, and over 40 program locations.

Prior to his current role, Stan has served the Y in the following roles:
• President & CEO with the YMCA of Greater Birmingham, Alabama – 4 years
• Chief Operating Officer with the YMCA of Greater Cincinnati, Ohio – 2 ½ years
• Executive Vice President of Organizational Advancement with the YMCA of Metropolitan
Washington, DC – 2 ½ years
• Various roles from Program Director to Community Vice President with the YMCA of Greater Charlotte, North Carolina – 16 years
• Outreach Director with the Gaston County YMCA, Gastonia North Carolina – 2 years

Stan has served on a host of local, regional and national committees with the YMCA. He has been very engaged in his communities serving on multiple community Boards and Committees and has been nominated to participate in Leadership Classes in all the communities where he has lived.

Stan was first connected to the Y as a participant in day camp and swim lessons at two branches in his hometown of Charlotte, North Carolina. Stan later served as Executive Director of both of those branches.

Stan earned a BA degree in Social Sciences from Gardner-Webb University in Boiling Springs, North Carolina. Stan is married to Anita Law, a registered nurse, and they celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary in October of 2017. Stan is a former high school and college tennis player, marathon runner and triathlete. Currently he enjoys long distance cycling, walking and golf.



Senior Vice President / COO
YMCA of Northwest North Carolina

Darryl joined the YMCA of Northwest North Carolina in 2006 as Vice President of Operations and Executive Director of the William G. White, Jr. Family YMCA, providing leadership to many of the membership branches within the Association. In this role, he also worked with staff and boards on membership service and sales, program development, and the Annual Giving Campaign. In 2013, he became Senior Vice President and was named Chief Operating Officer in January of 2015. He is a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Growing up in YMCA programs like Adventure Guides (formerly Indian Guides) and youth sports, Darryl’s first job was as a lifeguard and sports official in 1987 at his local YMCA. He has been working for the Y ever since, holding many positions throughout high school and college, as well as working summers as a counselor at YMCA Camp Sea Gull. His professional career with the Y has spanned 20 years and various positions at YMCAs in Nashville, Raleigh, and Winston-Salem.

With a long dedication to youth development, Darryl often volunteers to coach youth sports teams, including basketball, flag football, and soccer. He currently coaches basketball at the Y, as well as lacrosse and football in community leagues.

Darryl and his wife, Karin, live in Winston-Salem with their two children, Reed and Hayden. 


Senior Vice President/Chief People and Culture Officer


Vice President, Membership Experience


Senior Vice President/Chief Advancement Officer

Carrie Collins joined the YMCA of Northwest North Carolina as the Vice
President of Marketing and Communications in January 2011, where she is
responsible for leading the association's marketing, advertising, digital, and
public relations strategy and implementation. As the Chief Advancement Officer, Carrie
also leads the Y's fundraising and philanthropic efforts. Prior to joining the Y, Carrie spent more than 10 years combined as the Director of Marketing for both Primo Water Corporation and the City of Winston-Salem. In addition to her marketing and brand management experience, she has worked in various sales and business development positions at Dewey's Bakery/Salem Baking Company and ISP Sports (Now IMG College).

Carrie holds a Bachelor of Science degree in journalism/public relations and Master of Sports Administration from Ohio University, and Master of Business Administration from Winston-Salem State University. In addition, she holds a Municipal Administration Certificate from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill's Institute of Government, an Advanced Public Information Officer Certification from the Federal Emergency Management Agengy (FEMA) and an Organizational Leader Certification from YMCA of the USA.

A Leadership Winston-Salem graduate, Carrie was honored as a "40 Leaders Under 40" recipient in 2005 and currently serves on the Leadership Winston-Salem Board of Directors, City of Winston-Salem Public Assembly Facilities Commission, Winston-Salem State University Board of Visitors and the Maya Angelou Center for Women's Health Advisory Board.

Carrie and her husband, Greg, reside in Winston-Salem with their two sons, Drew and Ben. She enjoys playing sports and going to sporting events in her free time.


Senior Vice President/CFO

Donna Rodgers joined the YMCA of Northwest North Carolina in June of 2004 as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer and became a Senior Vice President in 2009. In her role, she has provided leadership and guidance to the organization in fiscal management, budget and forecast development, strategic planning, and enterprise risk management. She holds a bachelor of science in business (major – accounting) from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University and is a Certified Public Accountant.

Donna began her career in public accounting in Winston-Salem, North Carolina in 1989. Since serving in both the audit and tax divisions of Price Waterhouse, she has held various financial manager positions in both employee benefit administrative and consulting companies, as well as financial reporting and management positions with large manufacturing corporations, both privately and publicly held. During her tenure with employee benefits administration, she obtained her Certified Employee Benefits Specialist designation, and served on retirement investment committees overseeing the investments and administration of a $700M master trust. Her current responsibilities also include overseeing Information Technology, Human Resources, and Payroll for the YMCA of Northwest North Carolina.

Donna resides in Kernersville, North Carolina, with her husband, Brad, and their two
children, Rob and Beth.


Vice President, Wellness Experience


Vice President, Youth Development, Sports and Aquatics


Executive Assistant


2021 Association Board Of Directors

Chief Volunteer Officer, Board Chair: J. Wesley Davis
Vice Chair: Hernan Sabio
Treasurer: Rob Davis
Secretary: Simpson (Skip) Brown
Immediate Past Chair: Chris Parker

*currently open*

Alexander County Board Chair: Rick French
Davie Board Chair: Mike Jenkins
Fulton Board Chair: James Perkins
Jerry Long Board Chair: Randell A. Cain, Jr.
Kernersville Board Chairs: Whitney Hunter and Rishado Robinson
Robinhood Board Chairs: Sheila M. Virgil and Eboni Ellis Farabee
Statesville Board Chair: Marks Elder
Stokes Board Chairs: Elizabeth Southern and Jared Jones
Wilkes Board Chair: Jim Smoak
William G. White, Jr. Board Chairs: Brad Klosterman and Will Loveless
Winston Lake Board Chair: Robin Richards
Yadkin Board Chairs: Mark Moran and Jamie Reavis
YMCA Camp Hanes Board Chair: Randy Welfare
YMCA Youth Development: Dr. Ellen Wenner

Advancement: David Spross
Audit: David Hinton
Finance: Rob Davis
Human Resources: Susan Bachmeier

Gayle Anderson
Susan Bachmeier
Curtis Bland
Michael Clements
Galen Craun
The Honorable Chester Davis (retired)
Layla Garms
Regina Hall
David Hinton
Laura Holby
Edie Holland
Victor Isler
Ashley Kohlrus
Duane Long
Jay Luke
Sylvia Oberle
Dave Plyler
Norm Potter
Max Smith
David Spross
Kevin G. Williams
Linda Wood