Ellen Greene was
named Executive Director of the Old Colony YMCA in Stoughton earlier this week,
according to Old Colony YMCA Chief Operating Officer and Stoughton native Jeff
Greene was originally membership director when the Old Colony
YMCA purchased the Striar Jewish Community Center building at 445 Central
St. She was later appointed as Co-Associate Director with
Serah Selmon. Selmon was named Executive Director of the
Old Colony YMCA in Easton.
In addition, Joe Leaver and Dereck Paiva were named Senior Program Directors at the Stoughton location.
Old Colony YMCA Chief Executive Officer Vinnie Marturano
told About Town that all the promotions were well-deserved. "Ellen Greene
has been a wonderful staff member. She was outstanding with the Striar JCC, and
has been very effective for us. She's a very talented lady. We believe strongly
in promoting within."
Joyce Dwyer will still be supervising Selmon and
Greene, Marturano emphasized. According to a memo from Russell, "Serah has been one of the key
employees in our success in Stoughton since we acquired this operation 4+ years
ago. Her experience in health and wellness, staff development, membership
service and special event fund raising will be of assistance in Easton."
As for Leaver and Paiva, Russell says that "Joe will be responsible for the
growth and quality of our program department and camp operations and Derek
will be responsible for expanding our work and programs in health and wellness
in our Striar/Stoughton Branch."
As for Greene, Russell adds, "Ellen is a true professional with a wealth of
experience in membership and program development, member relations and staff
development. Ellen has been and remains an instrumental employee in our success
We congratulate all the great people at the Old Colony YMCA in Stoughton. It's a wonderful place for local families. If you haven't been there, check it out. There's something for everybody!