Pam Bonadies

Assistant Director of Early Learning

After being an active member of the YMCA for many years, Pam Bonadies joined the Westfield Area YMCA staff in 2021 as the Assistant Director of Early Learning at the Early Learning Center YMCA (Elm St,). She has many years of professional and educational experience with the birth-five year old population and in early childhood

Jeff Macleod

Assistant Director of Youth Development and Events

Jeff joined the Westfield Area YMCA in 2014 as a Lead Summer Camp Counselor. His incredible passion for outdoor education and Camp Blue Sky led to his promotion to Assistant Camp Director for Blue Sky in 2020. He has also served as the Aftercare Coordinator at Wilson and Washington Elementary Schools over the years. In 2021,

Kimberly Koza-Baird

Director of Aquatics

Kim joined the Westfield Area Y in 2021 with professional experience in the aquatics field since 2009. She manages the lifeguard and swim instructor staff while continuing to serve in those roles herself. While Kim enjoys teaching swimmers of all ages and ability levels, she truly loves and excels at working with intermediate swimmers and those

Michelle Almeida

Associate Director of Physical Programs

Michelle became a part of the Westfield Area YMCA in 2019 as a throws coach for the Flyers Track and Field program and later added responsibilities as the strength and conditioning coach for the Devilfish swim team and the winter conditioning coach for the Flyers. She was promoted to her current position in 2021. Michelle

Meghan Meyers

Director of Competitive Aquatics

Meghan joined the Westfield Area YMCA in November 2020 as the Devilfish Assistant Head Coach and was promoted to her current role in 2021. Meghan is a member of the American Swimming Coaches Association and a certified USA swim coach. She is an Alumni of the Le Moyne College Swim Team where she was a

Lauren Frazier

Associate Director of Member Services

Lauren became a part of the Westfield Area YMCA in 2019 as a ballet, tap, and modern teacher for the Dance Academy. In October 2020, she was hired as a Team Leader for the Welcome Center and was promoted within a few months to Assistant Director of Member Services. Lauren holds a Bachelor Degree in

Nick Morelli

Assistant Director of Sports Programs

Nick joined the Westfield Area YMCA in 2016 as a Sports Instructor. In May 2019 he became the Physical Programs Supervisor, and was promoted to his current position in April 2021. Nick has spent over 10 years working with kids in a sports setting and enjoys passing his knowledge to the children through positivity and

Ken Steeber III

Director of Technology Management

Ken joined the Westfield Area YMCA as the Director of Technology Management in 2017, with over 11 years of service at another YMCA. He has an extensive history in Computers, Networking, and Telecommunications. He also has worked with software providers to create and implement new modules for health and fitness. In his spare time, Ken

Amanda McCaskill

Assistant Director of School Age Child Care and Camp

Amanda joined the Westfield Area Y in 2011 as a part-time aftercare/before care counselor.  Over the years, she has moved up the ladder in the SACC department to be the Jefferson Off-Site Aftercare Coordinator, Before Care Coordinator, and, most recently, the Kindergarten Wrap-Around Head Teacher.  She has worked in our summer camps for just as long,

Michelle Serafin

Associate Human Resources Director

Michelle began working at the Westfield Area YMCA in 2002 in the Member Services Department. Michelle transitioned to the Finance Department where she worked for 7 years, and then joined the HR team in July 2015. Prior to working at the Y, Michelle worked in the Human Resources field for 12 years. Michelle holds a B.S.