Board of Directors

The YWCA of Alton is excited to welcome the 2017 YWCA Board and Officers. The new board is diverse, multi-faceted and committed to improving the lives of area women and promoting racial justice.

Gail Donnelly Bader, President

Barbara Morrissey McGrew, Treasurer 

Sonya Ptah, Secretary 




Gail Donnelly Bader

Sue McPike Utgaard

Britta Haggard

Georgia Bratton

Lisa Brown

Barbara Morrissey McGrew

Sonya Ptah

Julie Schranck

Debbie Sheary

Joelle Shearin 

Ex officio members:

Ellar Duff and Virginia Ilch

If you would like to get in touch with someone from the YWCA Board of Directors,

please call 618-465-7774 or email