YMCA names director of mission advancement
There’s a new director of mission advancement at the YMCA of Greater Kalamazoo.
Sid Ellis was named to the position earlier this month.
Ellis will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of the YMCA of Greater Kalamazoo’s annual and capital campaigns, as well as providing strategic leadership on financial and volunteer development.
Ellis previously served as executive director of Colleagues International and as the executive director of the Black Arts and Cultural Center.
An active member in the Kalamazoo community, Ellis also served as a video producer at Christian Life Center in Kalamazoo and is currently a member of the Rotary Club of Kalamazoo. He also has served on a number of nonprofit boards.
Ellis holds an M.B.A. from Spring Arbor University, where he also received his bachelor’s degree in business.