706 North Blakely Street
Dunmore, PA 18512
(570) 342-8115

Diana Dempsey

Meet Diana Dempsey! Diana ​is the ​Aquatic Director at the Greater Scranton YMCA. ​Diana has been working at the Y for ​thirty-four years​ (5 years here at the Greater Scranton Y, 4 years at the Hollywood Florida YMCA, then back at the Greater Scranton YMCA for the past 25 years)​ and is ​originally from Western Pa (about 1 1/2 hours north of Pittsburgh)​.

Her Y work focuses on all aspects of Aquatics here at the YMCA.  This includes Swim Lessons & Swim Instructor Training, Water Exercise & Water Exercise Instructor Training, Swim Team & Training Swim Officials, Lifeguard Training, and all of the schedules for the Aquatic Area.  What Diana loves most about her job is helping her staff to provide meaningful programs that meet the many needs of our community while helping to keep our children and families safe around water. 

, Senior Aquatics Director
Michael McElhinney

Mike McElhinney, also known as “Mack” is the Director of Camping Services for the Greater Scranton and Wilkes-Barre Family YMCAs.  This will be Mike’s 23 consecutive summer as a YMCA Camping Professional.  Mike has worked at a number of other YMCA Camps across the country in a variety of camping programs.

YMCA Camping Services provides camping programs for both the Greater Scranton YMCA and the Wilkes Barre Family YMCA (Day Camp, Overnight Camp, Parent/Child and Family programs, School Outdoor Education visits and Facility and Group Rentals).  The Camping Services office is located at YMCA Camp Kresge as well.  Mike looks forward to seeing you at one of our great YMCA Camping Services programs.
 Mike, his wife Laura and daughter Greenlee live at YMCA Camp Kresge year round. 
, Senior Director of Camping Services 
Meghan Burns

Meet Meghan Burns! Meghan is the Financial Development and Marketing Coordinator for the Greater Scranton and Wilkes-Barre F​amily YMCAs. 

Meghan has been working for the Y for over 4 years in various roles. She is a Northeast Pennsylvania Native and graduated from Wilkes University with a degree in Communication Studies. Her Y work focuses on coordinating the Annual Support Campaign, managing the Ys various social media accounts, website maintenance, digital promotions and more!
What Meghan loves most about her job is helping share the YMCAs mission throughout Lackawanna and Luzerne Counties. "I learned so much growing up at the Y. It really helped shape who I am today. I love seeing how it impacts others and sharing those stories with our community!"
, Financial Development & Marketing Coordinator
(570) 828-3133
Robert Duliba
Robert Duliba is the Senior Director of Membership Services for the Wilkes-Barre Family & Greater Scranton YMCAs. Robert has been working for multiple Ys since 2012. His main focus is membership and ensuring all individuals that come into the Y feel welcomed and enjoy their experience. 
"The great thing about membership is that it extends far beyond interactions in the Welcome Center. It's how we connect with our members in a group exercise class, in the pool, walking in the hallway and outside of the walls of the Y."
What Robert loves most about the Y is how important the organization is to communities. "What would communities around the country look like if the Y ceased to exist?" He believes in the Y's mission and wants to make sure everyone feels connected to it.
, Senior Membership Director 
Patti Goodenow


Meet Patti Goodenow! Patti is the Senior Director of Chronic Disease Prevention for the Greater Scranton & Wilkes-Barre Family YMCAs.

She has worked in community health and wellness programming since 2013. Patti oversees the Y's chronic disease prevention programs, which include the Diabetes Prevention Program, Enhance Fitness, and LIVESTRONG. These programs are evidence-based to help give participants the tools they need to make positive, long-lasting healthy lifestyle changes.

"It's so great to hear the participant stories of how chronic disease prevention programs have made such a positive impact on their lives.  Having a good quality of life is so very important and being able to help folks achieve that is one of the things I love about being a part of the Y!"

, Senior Director of Chronic Disease Prevention
(570) 828-3116
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