Board of Directors

YMCA leadership is strongly rooted in the community, and local volunteers are the backbone of the organization. The Executive Board of Directors are all dedicated volunteers with a strong sense of responsibility for the quality of life in their communities.


Stephen Townsend, Chair   - Bradley Law Firm
Arlene LeBlanc, Vice Chair   -   Retired
Susie Chirafis, Secretary   -   Retired
Steve Evans, Treasurer   -   Valero


Ron Arceneaux  -  Arceneaux, Wilson, Cole, LLC
Gerald Charlton   -   Turner Specialty Services
Elizabeth Cravens  -  Mid-County Contractors, LLC
Rita Davis   -   Retired
Ron Moerbe   -   Vessel Repair
Mark Porterie   -   Port Arthur Independent School District
RaNysha Roberts  -  Motiva
Judith Smith   -   City of Port Arthur Health Department
Arthur Thomas   -   Texas Gas
MarJuana Williams   -  MarJuana Bush Williams, PLLC
Tammy Wilturner   -   Best Buy