Working together to build a brighter future

With a focus on youth development, healthy living and social responsibility, Y volunteers give men, women and children of all ages and from all walks of life the resources and support they need to be healthy, confident, connected and secure.

Volunteers of the Y's Board of Directors

  • Lead our boards of directors and committees
  • Raise funds to ensure the Y is accessible to all members of the community
  • Coach our sports teams and teach many of our classes
  • Motivate and support youth in building the character strengths, skills and relationships that lead to positive behaviors, better health, smart life choices and the pursuit of higher education and goals
  • Extend a hand to help adults who want to do more, be more or live healthier
  • Advocate for the Y’s efforts to influence policies and initiatives that positively impact societal issues of importance to the nation, and your community
  • Participate in opportunities to give back and support neighbors

2019 Board of Directors

Dave Hinson, Chief Volunteer Officer, CarolinaEast Health System
Dave Haidt, First Vice Chair, Ayers & Haidt
Carr Ipock, Second Vice Chair, Craven County Board of Education
Thomas Monte, Treasurer, Carr Riggs Ingram, LLC 
Kyle Dickerson, Secretary, Sumrell Sugg, Attorneys at Law

Steve Bengel, RE Bengel Sheet Metal
Stuart Blount, University of Mount Olive
Meghan Doyle, Craven County Schools
John Duff, Rankin Timber Co.
Shemeka Kemp, Target
Tracy Monk, Primerica
John Pierce, Clergy
Chad Reynolds, Wells Fargo Advisors
Dawn Rochelle, Onslow Partnership for Children
Billy Sewell, Platinum Corral
Andy Shorter, Coastal Carolina Regional Airport
Stacy Knupp-Tourigny, CarolinaEast Medical Center
Graham Underhill, CarolinaEast Internal Medicine
Lucien Vaughn, Tarheel Associates
Steve Wangerin, Coastal Bank & Trust