Leadership Team | Metrowest YMCA | MetroWest YMCA

Hopkinton Camps

The Leadership Team

Kelley Ratcliffe

Camp & Teen Director

kmratcliffe@metrowestymca.org

(508) 435-9345 x101

Kelley has been part of our camp family since childhood.  She attended our camp as a camper, counselor, and leadership staff member for many summers.  Prior to taking on the role as Camp Director in 2016, Kelley was Unit Leader in Scamper and Camp Carol for 5 summers as well as a senior counselor in Scamper for two. Kelley has a passion for working with children; she is committed to providing every camper with an opportunity to grow, learn, and play in a community of fun and friendship.

Scott Umbel

Branch Executive Director

sumbel@metrowestymca.org

(508) 435-9345 x105​
Scott has led the MetroWest YMCA's Family Outdoor Center since 2014 and is celebrating his 15th year full-time, 20th year part-time with YMCAs across the Northeast.  Scott oversees our program leadership team and their branch departments while taking direct supervision of all Family Swim Club operations.  He is a graduate of Penn State with a BS in Recreation Management.

Matthew Donato

Camp Registrar & Business Manager

mdonato@metrowestymca.org

508-435-9345 x110
Matt leads our camp office team and supports all of our camp families and members in registration, billing, payments, attendance, transportation, and logistics needs.  Matt comes to our Y with a long history in afterschool education, administration, and other fun talents in metal manufacturing and the US Marines.  

Jill Finnigan

Schools Out Site Director & Middlers Village Leader

jfinnigan@metrowestymca.org

508-435-9345 x118
During the school year Jill leads a Schools Out Site and at summer camp she leads our Middlers Village (Bob-O-Link, Explorers, and Bob White).

Jesus Addarich

Schools Out Site Director & Specialty Village Leader

JAddarich@MetroWestYMCA.org

508-435-9345 x119
Jesus has been part of our Y Family for over 10 years and this summer will mark his decade-long commitment to our camp.  Durin the school year, Jesus is a Site Director at McCarthy Elementary School in Framingham for the Y's School's Out Program.  Jesus has a real passion for working with children and believes that camp is a perfect place to have the opportunity to teach children about Caring, Honesty, Respect, and Responsibility.  Jesus is really looking forward to teaching our campers about teamwork, unity, and the love for camp.

Abby Biser

Adventure & Outdoor Education Director

abiser@metrowestymca.org

(508) 435-9345 x104

Abby comes to the YMCA with a range of skills learned as a teacher and facilitator in schools, and camp and wilderness education programs. She is driven to work towards growth and empowerment for the members of the YMCA community and beyond.  Abby graduated from Cornell College with a BA in Elementary Education and carries endorsements in English, biology, and special education.  Abby leads our outdoor education, team building, and ropes groups and manages our adventure classes, family events and programs, birthdays and facility rentals.

Jen Curtis

High Flight Director & In-Training Corps Director

jcurtis@metrowestymca.org

(508) 435-9345 x106
Jen is a life-long native of Massachusetts. In addition to High Flight, Jen also leads our summer in-Training Corps (LIT/CIT). Jen earned her Bachelor of Science from the University of New Hampshire in Recreation Management and Policy with a concentration in Therapeutic Recreation and is currently a Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist (CTRS). Jen has extensive experience in adaptive sports and therapeutic youth programming through Northeast Passage, an adaptive sports and therapeutic recreation community based program through the University of New Hampshire.