Shannon Parvis completes Team Leader Certification

31 October 2018
Shannon Parvis, Youth and Family Program Director, Albemarle Family YMCA

Shannon Parvis, Youth & Family Program Director at the Albemarle Family YMCA recently completed her Team Leader certification from the YMCA of the USA. We caught up with her to ask her a little bit about her time at the Y.


How long have you worked for the YMCA of South Hampton Roads?

Four years

What is your favorite part of your job?

I like being able to make an impact in our community. No better feeling than calling a parent who is in need of financial assistance and letting them know they are approved.

Which leadership course was your favorite and why?

Principles and Practices! Many great topics and networking opportunities.

What did you enjoy about Principles & Practices?

Working together on a group project and making professional relationships with other leaders.

What did receiving your certification do for you personally?

Allowed me to fulfill a goal that I had for a while


Please join us in congratulating Shannon on this accomplishment!