The entire staff of the El Dorado YMCA is committed to serving our members and our entire community. We, like all Greater Wichita YMCA employees, require all staff - especially our leadership - to model the YMCA's core values of caring, honesty, respect, and responsibility at all times and to lead our efforts consistently with our mission to empower healthy spirit, mind, and body for all. Please use the links below to email our leadership or our CONTACT US form for more ways to provide feedback, ask questions, and get support.
Matt who is from St. Louis, Missouri has been working for the YMCA since 2007. Matt has experience in youth programming, camp, sports, operations, and aquatics. As a youth Matt was able to participate at his local Y through the Annual Campaign so he knows first hand how a YMCA can impacts its community. Matt is married to Jill and they have 2 boys, Emmett and Tucker. Matt holds a degree in Physical Education from Lindenwood University.
Wendy is bringing a high level of expertise and passion to the El Dorado Y. Along with a Bachelor of Arts Degree is Recreation Administration; she has started and directed multiple cities Recreational Departments successfully, worked in City Government and the private sector of recreation development and management. Wendy strongly believes in the mission of the YMCA and loves the opportunity to serve her hometown community.
Matt joined the El Dorado team in 2009. Matt takes pride in making sure the 40,000 sq foot El Dorado branch members have a pleasant experience.
Lynnette grew up in the El Dorado area and still resides here with her husband, their pug chihuahua, 2 snakes, and 2 bearded dragons. Lynnette has been with the YMCA for over 3 years serving in a variety of roles in both fitness and membership. Lynnette loves our Y and looks forward to meeting you!
Jordan grew up near Maize, KS and just recently moved to the El Dorado area. Jordan was a longtime member at the Northwest YMCA and has experience taking a wide array of group exercise classes. Jordan holds a Bachelor's degree in Kinesiology with an emphasis in Physiology from Kansas State University. Jordan spends a lot of her free time going to the lake with her boyfriend and 2 dogs, Emerson and Josie!
Amber started working for our Y in 2016. Prior to working at the Y, Amber worked as a para-educator. During Amber's YMCA adventure she started in Kid Zone, then to Membership, and now serving as our Y's branch Admin. Amber is married to Lueke and has two beautiful daughter, Ralen and Marah.
- CERTIFICATIONS ACSM Certified Personal Trainer, ACE, YMCA Personal Trainer, SrFit, Foundations of Group Exercise and Yoga.
- SPECIALTIES flexibility, strength training, general fitness for all ages and abilities
- DEGREE(S) B.S. Kinesiology (Wichita State University)
- CERTIFICATIONS ACSM Certified Personal Trainer, TRX, Mat Pilates, Towers Pilates, Foundations of Group Exercise
- SPECIALTIES functional training, kickboxing, and core strength
- DEGREE(S) Attendng WSU
- CERTIFICATIONS ACE and YMCA Foundations of Strength and Conditioning
- SPECIALTIES Weight training, muscular strength, muscular endurance, strength and conditioning, and weight loss.