Meet Our Team

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Meet the team at the YWCA Greater Green Bay. We are dedicated to eliminating racism, empowering women, and promoting peace, justice, freedom, and dignity for all. Feel free to contact via email or by calling (920) 432-5581 with the appropriate extension.

Leadership Team

Amy Schaeuble, Executive Director | aschaeuble@ywcagreenbay.org | ext. 132

Amy has over 20 years of non-profit experience serving the Greater Green Bay area.   Throughout her career, Amy has demonstrated a commitment to community service, a talent for mission-driven leadership, and a passion for meeting the diverse health and well-being needs of the Greater Green Bay community.  Amy enjoys being a partner in our shared mission to eliminate racism and empower women making a positive impact in our community.

 

Regan Dähnert | Director of Operations — Health & Safety Programs | rdahnert@ywcagreenbay.org | ext. 121

Regan has worked in a variety of challenging occupational settings including preventive care and rehabilitation in corporate, clinical, and collegiate environments. She enjoys meeting the needs of individuals as she coaches them toward achieving their unique goals. From newcomers to veteran athletes, each client brings a fresh and rewarding experience. Regan graduated from University of Wisconsin Stevens Point with a Bachelor of  Science degree in Health Promotion and Wellness with minors in Safety and Health Protection. Her certifications include: 500 RYT Yoga, YogaFit (Levels I, II, III and SeniorFit), AFFA Certified Personal Trainer, Keiser Cycling Certification, American Heart Association-CPR, Johnny G. Spin, American Lung Association-Freedom from Smoking Facilitator. She specializes in cardiac rehab phase 3 & 4, yoga, weight loss, and aquatics.

Sandy Ewald, Interim Finance Director | sewald@ywcagreenbay.org | ext. 131

Bio coming soon!

 

 

Valerie George, Director of Communications and Fund Development | vgeorge@ywcagreenbay.org | ext. 130

Valerie George comes to the YWCA with over ten years of fundraising and development experience. Originally from Green Bay, she got her bachelor’s degree in Psychology from University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and found her start through volunteering. She’s proud to say she’s built development programs from the ground up and hopes to make a lasting impression at the YWCA. “The YWCA and the Green Bay area both have so much potential – I’m excited to see what the future brings”. When she’s not at work, Valerie can be found spending time with her three teenagers.

 

Andrea Huggenvik, Social Justice Program Specialist | ahuggenvik@ywcagreenbay.org

Andrea joined YWCA Greater Green Bay in April 2020.  Andrea brings with her a range of experience in higher education, workforce development, non-profit management, and teaching and presenting. She uses her background in psychology and neuroscience to bring developmental programming for people at any place on their anti-racism journey. As a qualified administrator of the Intercultural Development Inventory, Andrea coaches individuals and groups in understanding their current relationship diversity and how to develop skills and attitudes that are richer and more inclusive. Andrea has earned bachelors degrees in psychology and political science and a masters in sustainable systems. For self-care, Andrea likes to knit, consume a lot of sci-fi, and follow around a husky.

Holly is smiling at the camera,Holly Herman, Childcare Director |  hherman@ywcagreenbay.org| ext.122

Holly has over 10 years experience in overall Child Care Administration and Operations as the previous Director for Bright Beginnings Day Care and has spent the last few years in a Parent Educator role with Family Childcare Resources of N.E.W.
Holly’s education background includes a BA in Social Change and Development, she received the Administrators Credential in 2015, and is currently finishing up her Master’s in Childcare Education.

 

Suzanne Wittman - Women's Empowerment Center Director

Suzanne Wittman, Women’s Empowerment Center Director | swittman@ywcagreenbay.org | ext. 167

Suzanne has worked for both for-profit and nonprofit organizations. Her passion for diversity, equity, and inclusion has led her to work closely with Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in the Fox Cities, Green Bay, Madison, and Milwaukee. She has a BS in Retail Merchandising and Management with a minor in Business Administration from the University of Wisconsin – Stout. Her background includes marketing, graphic design, community outreach, and business development. She is a former Learn to Skate and figure skating coach for the United States Figure Skating Association (USFSA), a mom to three kids, and helps her husband flip houses on the side.

 

Teri DeGrand, Aquatics Directortdegrand@ywcagreenbay.org | ext. 146

There is no shortage of testimonials for Teri, the Aquatics Director at the YWCA Greater Green Bay since 1990. Scores of swimmers and parents laud Teri for going above and beyond to not only help them in the water but help them become better people. The Milwaukee native has scored a number of noteworthy accomplishments – from coaching numerous swimmers who continued their career at the collegiate level to coaching teams to conferences and section titles. Teri’s words to live by are simple – “If you love what you do, you never work a day in your life.”

 

Elizabeth Lister, Member Services Coordinator | elister@ywcagreenbay.org | ext. 0

Beth has over 12 years of non-profit experience concentrating in customer service. She enjoys meeting new people, interacting with members, and helping to ensure that everyone’s experience at the YWCA is meeting their needs physically, emotionally, and socially.
She is originally from the Upper Peninsula and has lived in the Green Bay area for 7 years. In her free time, she loves to read, bake, cook, and most importantly spend time with her grandbabies.

 

Support Staff

Karen Schwartz, Member Services Representativekschwartz@ywcagreenbay.org | ext. 0

Karen has been with the YWCA since November of 2017. She has the opening shift Monday thru Friday. She thoroughly enjoys the enthusiasm of the small but dedicated morning crew.