Our Team

Dean Snider, CEO
Kat Lohman, Executive Director of Social Impact
Shana Whitelock, HR Director
Justin Davies, Executive Director of Hoag Operations
William Huang, Financial Controller
John Borgognoni, Volunteer and Program Director
Terry Karper, Facilities Director
Elizabeth Goldsmith, Group Fitness Manager
Berenice Puente, Marketing and Brand Manager
Ben Leschensky, Communications Manager
Charlotte See, Admin Coordinator
Trevor Torres, Accountant
Darci Hart, Bookkeeper
Joel Eberle, Sports Programs Coordinator
Anthony Slater, Employment and Benefits Coordinator

Aquatics Team

Julia Hart, Swim Lessons Manager
Marissa Givens, Lifeguard Manager
Joseph Shelley, SVYA Swim Team Head Coach

Social Impact Team

Dani Hodge, Shelter Manager (Oasis)
Roger Schuettke, Outreach Manager

Childcare Team

Karrie Whitney, Executive Director of Youth Development
Tammie Young, Senior ELC Director
Teresa Zumwalt, School-Age Director
Marty Dunning, Laventure ELC Director
Makenzi Upper, Burlington ELC Director
Meet our Fitness Instructors
Meet our Fitness Instructors
Meet our Swim Instructors
Meet our Swim Instructors

Board of Directors

  • Pete Vander Meulen (Diversint, Retired) – President
  • Paul Pickering (Max Dale’s, Owner) – Past President
  • Rod Cann (SaviBank, Commercial Lending) – Treasurer
  • Dan Berard (Mount Vernon School District, Grants Administrator)
  • Laura Cailloux (Skagit Valley College, Faculty)
  • Nallely Carreón-Carrillo (Mount Vernon School District, Counselor)
  • Gautam Kini (HF Sinclair Refinery, Engineer)
  • Elizabeth Neidzwski (Skagit County Superior Court Judge)
  • Diana Peregrina (Skagit Valley College, Community Engagement)
  • Oscar Rivera (SeaMar, Behavioral Health)
  • Brad Methner (State Farm Insurance)
  • Miriam Miralles Mickelson (Sedro-Woolley School District, Superintendent)
  • Audra Ramerman (EDASC, CFO)