January 29, 2019
The Sage YMCA would like to extend a warm welcome to Jordan Bley, who will begin in the role as Executive Director at the Sage YMCA on February 8th, 2019 replacing Robyn Ostrem who has served in this role since 2013. Robyn and her family are relocating to Florida where you will still be able to find Robyn in the Y movement.
Jordan is responsible for daily leadership, administration, operations and services at the Y.
For the past two years Jordan has been serving as the Executive Director at the Lattof Y in Des Plaines. 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. Prior to joining the Y Jordan was the Chief Operations Officer at Chitown Sports Facilities in Chicago for more than 9 years. He holds a BS degree from Southern Nazarene University.
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.
Jordan is originally from Oklahoma, but currently lives in Oak Park with his wife and three-year-old daughter, and will be moving to the Crystal Lake area soon. In his free time he loves the outdoors, cycling, traveling, and hanging out with friends.