View from the Top featuring Sue Glass, President and CEO of YMCA of Metropolitan Denver

Sep 8, 2021

In advance of View from the Top 2021 on September 23 (click here to register) where Colorado’s leading non-profit CEOs join us for an in-depth conversation on managing through crisis and the vital connection between business and non-profit communities., we feature some of our panelists on Profits & Purpose. Next up, Sue Glass. 

Sue Glass’s is the President and CEO of YMCA of Metro Denver. She’s a visionary leader with over 26 years of experience in non-profit leadership, strategic planning, health and wellness program development. As the President and CEO of YMCA of Metro Denver, she’s shaping the strategic vision to drive organizational transformation of a $26 million organization whose mission is to is to put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all.

A lifelong health advocate, she’s passionate about improving the health of individuals and communities. Under her leadership, The YMCA of Metro Denver has undergone an extensive transformation including modernization of facilities, adoption of technology to improve customer experience and engagement, instituting wellness practice throughout the centers and advancing youth development strategies.

On this episode of Profits & Purpose, Sue shares her journey that brought her to YMCA of Metro Denver, dispels some common misconceptions about YMCA (its perception as just a swim & gym, for starters), discusses guiding the organization through a rebrand, and talks about the challenges and opportunities presented by a global pandemic.

Hosted by Colorado Business Roundtable President Debbie Brown.