Jill Doerner is Senior Vice President, Operations, at the YMCA of Metro Chicago. She oversees operations of our Early Education and Care programs, 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.
Jill joined the YMCA in 1998 and 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 at the Irving Park and High Ridge YMCAs.
Jill is president of the Association of YMCA Professionals of Illinois (Chapter 45), chair of the State Alliance of YMCAs, and a board member of the Women’s Leadership Resource Network of the YMCA of the USA.
Jill earned her master’s in education and bachelor’s in elementary education from Northeastern Illinois University.