Patricia Pelton

President @ World YMCA

Patricia has been involved with YMCA for over 25 years, serving the movement in a number of voluntary roles. She began volunteering at Wood Buffalo YMCA, then with YMCA Calgary, in Alberta, Canada.

With a growing passion for the movement, she soon began working with YMCA at the provincial and national levels where she would be elected as Chair of YMCA Canada. After eight years of service to World YMCA, Patricia was elected as its first female president in July 2018.