Congratulations to Jordan Bley and Jill Doerner on their NEW roles!

February 05, 2019


The Lattof YMCA welcomes Jill Doerner as our Executive Director. We wish Jordan the best as he takes on his new role as the Executive Director of the Sage YMCA. "

For the past two years Jordan has been serving as the Executive Director at the Lattof Y. In addition to his role as a Executive Director, Jordan also provides leadership to sports programming throughout the YMCA of Metro Chicago association, a role he will continue. Jordan is passionate about the Y and the positive impact it has on the community. He is excited to join with the staff at Sage in serving Crystal Lake and the surrounding community. The Lattof YMCA wishes Jordan the very best in his new role!

We would like to welcome back Jill to the Lattof Y. Jill Doerner is Senior Vice President, Operations, at the YMCA of Metro Chicago. She oversees operations of our Early Education and Care programs, CPS Community Schools Initiative, Early Learning Demonstration Center, Safe & Sound, and the Association’s four resident camps, YMCA Camp Duncan, YMCA Camp MacLean, YMCA Camp Nawakwa, and YMCA Camp Pinewood. Jill also manages the Suburban West region, which includes the Elmhurst YMCA, Fry Family YMCA, Greater LaGrange YMCA, Indian Boundary YMCA, Kroehler Family YMCA, and Oswego Family YMCA as well as serves as the Executive Director of the Lattof Y.

Jill joined the YMCA in 1998 as a part time babysitter.  She has served in various leadership roles, including Vice President of Performance, Vice President of Member Experience, Group Vice President for the Suburban North region, and Executive Director, Operations Director, Senior Program Director, and Youth and Family Director.

Jill is president of the Association of YMCA Professionals of Illinois (Chapter 45) and a board member of the Women’s Leadership Resource Network of the YMCA of the USA.

Jill earned her Master’s and Bachelor’s in Education from Northeastern Illinois University.

Jill is married to her husband, Ray, and has 4 remarkable children that she refers to as the “bigs and littles”, Noah (21), Owen (17), Olivia (6) and Finn (4).  She also has a semi-remarkable dog, Daisy Girl.

Please help us welcome Jill as we say farewell to Jordan!