Team

Staff

  • Mary Lynne Bellotti

    Executive Director

    Classes Taught
    Water Aerobics
    Experience
    Began in 1997
    Qualifications
    Executive Director of the Ridgway YMCA since 2000
  • Alana Martin

    Classes Taught
    SilverSneakers™ Classic
    Experience
    Began in 2005
    Qualifications
    Certified SilverSneakers Instructor and YMCA Group Exercise Instructor


 

 

Classes Taught

 

  • Gail Pontious

    Classes Taught
    Experience
    Qualifications
  • Lacy Nicklas

    Classes Taught
    Experience
    Qualifications
  • Chris Gilmore

    I have been teaching at the YMCA since 2011 and loving every minute.

    Classes Taught
    PUMP and Combat
    Experience
    2011
    Qualifications
    teaching PUMP since 2001 and Combat since 2013
  • Judi Freedman

    Dedicated to her Y students, Judi teaches at the Y exclusively to provide the ultimate class experience

    Classes Taught
    Silver Yoga, Hatha Yoga, Pilates
    Experience
    2003
    Qualifications
    Certified instructor since 2006 through AAAI in Atlantic City
  • Shelly Williams

    Instructing at the YMCA since 2012. SilverSneakers™ certified instructor.

    Classes Taught
    SilverSneakers™, Water Aerobics
    Experience
    2012
    Qualifications
    YMCA member for many years
  • Carol Olson

    Toning & Strengthening, SilverSneakers™, instructing since 2007

    Classes Taught
    SilverSneakers™, Toning & Strengthening
    Experience
    2007
    Qualifications
    Offering fitness courses using exercise equipment to utilize full body fitness for the past nine years
  • Jen Challingsworth

    My drive is being an inspiration to others. I've always wanted someone to look at me and say, "Because of you, I didn't give up!"

    Classes Taught
    Jen's Step & Sculpt
    Years of Experience
    1988
    Qualifications
    Step Aerobics & Kickboxing certifications, licensed zumba instructor, certified personal trainer, CPR and first aid trainer
  • John Challingsworth

    AAAI Certified Group Fitness Instructor since 2003

    Classes Taught
    Boot Camp
    Years of Experience
    2003
    Qualifications
    Associated with fitness since 1979


 

Daycare

 

  • Shawna Steger

    Shawna graduated from IUP in 2007 and has been the YMCA child care director since 2008.

    Classes Taught
    Child Care
    Years of Experience
    2006
    Qualifications
    Degree in Early Childhood Development and Family Relations
  • Susan Delullo

    Working with kids at this age is very rewarding because they are so willing to learn and eager to do new things.

    Classes Taught
    Child Care
    Years of Experience
    2001
    Qualifications
    Has been with the YMCA since February, 2002, nearly 15 years with the Child Care center
  • Tina Aiello

    I've been with the YMCA for 6 years. Making an impact of a childs life is very rewarding.

    Classes Taught
    Child Care
    Years of Experience
    2010
    Qualifications
    six years experience with YMCA and continued education
  • Karen Stilwell

    I love working with 3 to 5 year olds. They are so willing to learn and are excited to learn and play. This job is very rewarding and fun.

    Classes Taught
    Child Care
    Years of Experience
    2010
    Qualifications
    6 years experience with the YMCA Child Care Center