East Jefferson YMCA

Staff Directory

East Jefferson YMCA

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Candace Schaedel

Executive Director

504-888-9622 x103


Why Candace loves the Y: "I love that the Y puts me in a position to actively affect change in my community. The Y movement promotes relationship building and cause-driven leadership, two things I'm truly passionate about."

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Kathryn Billiot

Membership & Marketing Director

(504)888-9622 ext. 101


Why Kathryn loves the Y: "I love the Y because of the welcoming and supportive environment. It allows both adults and children to flourish and grow.

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Abbe Ginn

Youth and Family Programs Director

(504)888-9622 x104


Why Abbe loves the Y: " I love the Y because I love making an impact in the lives of families."

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Gabrielle Atkins

Summer Camp Coordinator

(504)888-9622 ext. 104


Why Gabrielle loves the Y: "This place helped me develop strong leadership skills and become the leader I am today. I started here as a junior counselor, now I am the Summer Camp Coordinator. I also enjoy being a professional role model to the kids and watching them grow up and flourish into young adults."