Board of Directors

The YWCA of Alton is excited to welcome the 2018 Board of Directors and Officers. The new board is diverse, multi-faceted and committed to improving the lives of women and girls and promoting racial justice for all persons.

Barbara Morrissey McGrew, President
Sonya Porter, President Elect
Joelle Shearin, Treasurer



Gail Donnelly Bader
Georgia Bratton
Lisa Brown
Shirley Emons
Cameo Foster
Ashlynn Green
Kennedi Koetzle
Barbara Morrissey McGrew
Sonya Porter
Julie Schranck
Joelle Shearin

Ex officio members:

Judge Ellar Duff
Virginia Ilch
Debbie Sheary

If you would like to contact any of the above, please contact YWCA of Alton at 618.465.7774 or email us at