Dorothy Thomas announced as Executive Director of Early Learning

December 5, 2018

Dorothy Thomas

The YMCA of Greater St. Petersburg is excited to welcome Dorothy Thomas as Executive Director of Early Learning! She will be overseeing the operation of all three YMCA Preschool Academies, including the new Lealman YMCA Preschool Academy opening in January, leading our Y in our mission of Youth Development.

Originally from Miami, Dorothy has worked in early childhood education for more than 30 years. Under her leadership, early learning centers have achieved many accreditations, including those from National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC), Accredited Professional Preschool Learning Environment (APPLE), Florida Coalition of Christian Private Schools Accreditation (FCCPSA) and Florida Gold Seal Certification.

Please join us in welcoming Dorothy to the Y family!