Who We Are

YWCA Board of Directors is one of the most dedicated boards in High Point. The women who comprise our Board willingly give their time and energy to improve the lives of women, children and, families in our community. Members serve two-year terms and steadfastly guide us in our efforts to realize our mission.

2022 Board of Directors

Natalie Smith, President

Viviana Dinan, President-Elect

Judy Sweger, Treasurer

Laura Johnston, Past President

Alice Owens, Corporate Secretary

Kendra Adams

Peggy Adams

Kenya Godette

Misty Holt

Shelley Hutchens

Dorothy Johns

Jenn LeBeau,

Anca Matache

Belen Perez

Lisa Poplin

Heidi Poth

Karen Royster

Emily Thiel

Amber Williamson

Ann York, Board Member Emeritus

Heidi MajorsExecutive Director

Advisory Panel

Si Bell

Bill Bencini

Courtney Best

Edith Brady

Katherine Covington

Dorothy Darr

Rachel Gauldin

Sims Hinds

Leann Kasias

Barry Kitley

Sam Lasine

Paul Lessard

Debbie Lumpkins

Carlos Olvera

Monica Peters

Linda Roney

Bobby Smith

Ken Smith

Matt Thiel

David Thompson


The YWCA has provided opportunities, programs, and support that is specific to my needs.

Anna Austin

I’ve never been to an organization that is more accommodating and friendlier than the YWCA of High Point.

Debora Karsetter

Good swimming, good fitness, good friends.

Paul Zejda

It’s convenient, has a great atmosphere, and a great selection of programs for the amount of pay.

Thomas Reid

The YWCA is that place that is like a third home to me. The people are super friendly, super welcoming, and super caring. That is what really makes the YWCA a place I love to be.

Michelle Chapin

Everyone I’ve come in contact with at the YWCA is genuinely nice and helpful. They are attentive to my needs and I always feel comfortable at the YWCA.

Marion Cobb

Along with the calm and pleasant atmosphere, the YWCA’s fitness programs that are offered have improved my overall health.

Barbara Phillips

I only have the highest things to say about the YWCA. The facilities and programs have met the specific needs of my wife and I and the people know us by name. Overall, it has been a great fit for us.

Elva and John Mays

The YWCA is convenient for me and my schedule. They are always consistent in their programs and always hospitable.

Teresa Owens

I appreciate the reliability and availability of their programs and amenities.

Kay Maynard