Staff Directory

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Joshua Little


Chief Executive Officer

jlittle@wapakymca.org

Joshua Little currently is the Chief Executive Officer of the Wapakoneta Family YMCA. He joined the Wapakoneta Family YMCA in July 2010. Prior to Wapakoneta, he worked for the YMCA/JCC of Greater Toledo from 2000 to 2010. Josh served as a Program Director, Associate Executive Director and finished his career in Toledo at the Francis Family YMCA in Temperance, Michigan as Executive Director. He began his Y career in 2000 as a lifeguard at the South Toledo YMCA. 

Josh has a Bachelorís Degree in History with a minor in Spanish from the University of Toledo. Josh also has a Master of Science Degree from Springfield College (Springfield, MA) in Human Service with a concentration in Organizational Leadership. He and his family reside in Wapakoneta. He and his wife have one daughter Madeline, two sons Gabe and Charlie, and one dog.

 He is a member of the Wapakoneta City Schools Board of Education and serves as the Boardís President. He served as a member of the Board of Directors for the Wapakoneta Area Chamber of Commerce (Past President); member of the Wapakoneta Sertoma Club (Past President); member of the Wapakoneta Rotary Club (Past President); and, member of the Wapakoneta Breakfast Optimist Club. Josh is also a member of the Wapakoneta Eagles, Knights of Columbus (past Financial Secretary) and St. Joseph Catholic Church. Josh was awarded the Citizen of the Year award in 2020.


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Lisa Adkins


Finance/HR Director

ladkins@wapakymca.org

Lisa Adkins joined the YMCA in December 1998 as Membership Director. In December of 2010, she was named Finance Director. Lisa received a diploma in Medical Office Assistant from North Western Business College in 1985 and graduated from St. Marys in 1984. Lisa and her husband, Ted, reside in Wapakoneta with their dog Rudy. Their family consist of five boys, Justin & Derek Shark and Aadam, Drew and Joe Adkins. Four beautiful daughter in laws, Nicole, Nueva, Sierra and Ashley. Nine grandchildren: Isayah, Jackson, Lucca, Gianna, Apollo, Silas, Gino, Lilly and Stella. One great grandchild - Nicoli. Ted fully retired from the Y in 2021 and is enjoying golfing, walking with Rudy and taking care of Lisa and Joe. We enjoy dog sitting.


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Jenny Boyer


Youth Development Coordinator

jboyer@wapakymca.org

Jenny has worked for the Wapakoneta Family YMCA beginning in January 2005. She is currently the Youth Development Coordinator overseeing some of the Youth Development programs at the YMCA. Those programs include child care, day camp and Child Watch. She has been married since 1997, and have two daughters, Skyler and Briana. Her hobbies include spending time with her family & friends, reading, riding her bicycle, quilting and just relaxing at home.


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Lindsay Zielonka


Sports/Teen Coordinator & Interim Healthy Living Coordinator

lzielonka@wapakymca.org

Lindsay started at the Wapakoneta Family YMCA as an aerobics instructor in 2012. She took on the Sports and Teen Coordinator position in 2016. She loves finding new ways to involve the younger members at the YMCA. She is always looking for new, fun programs or special events to offer. Lindsay is a graduate of Wapak High School and Eastern Michigan University with a degree in Economics. Lindsay and her husband live in Wapakoneta, with their three daughters and cat. In her free time Lindsay likes to explore the outdoors, travel, and read.


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Lukas Jachno


Aquatics and Swim Team Director

(419)739-9622

ljachno@wapakymca.org

Lukas started working at the Wapakoneta Family YMCA in July 2020. He graduated from Ashland University, where he received his Bachelors Degree in Sport Management. Lukas was a member of the Czech Republic National Swim Team and competed in many international events. Lukas has been married since 2015, and have two cats. His hobbies are ice hockey, sports, travelling and food.


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Liz Davis


Director of Member Engagement

ldavis@wapakymca.org

Liz started at the Wapakoneta Family YMCA teaching aerobics in 2006. She took on a Member Engagement Specialist role in 2015. She currently serves as our Membership Director as Director of Member Engagement. She loves getting to know the members and working with them to reach their fitness goals. Liz is charged with the engagement of new members as they join the YMCA to ensure they meet their health and wellness goals. Liz, and her husband, live outside of Wapakoneta with their two energetic and fun-loving boys. In her free time, she enjoys reading, baking and running!


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Dwight Heitmeyer


Property Manager

dheitmeyer@wapakymca.org

Dwight began his YMCA career in 2015. Dwight is a 1988 graduate of Fort Jennings High School. He has been married for 24 years to Michelle. They have three girls, Amber, Andrea and Alexandria. Dwight has been in construction for over 28 years, specializing in masonry and concrete. In his spare time he enjoys spending time with his wife, girls, and close family and friends.