Bowen takes membership role at YMCA at the Essentia Wellness Center

Open houses scheduled this week

As the Duluth Area Family YMCA (YMCA) approaches the grand opening of the YMCA at the Essentia Wellness Center this October, the organization announced Crystal Bowen will be the Essentia Wellness Center membership experience director. Open enrollment for YMCA charter membership at the Essentia Wellness Center begins today,  Aug. 12..

“The YMCA is very pleased to have Crystal spearheading our charter membership campaign,” said Sara Cole, president and CEO of the Duluth Area Family YMCA. “She has a deep passion for community engagement and a track record of successful campaigns that will bring our membership efforts to the next level.”

Bowen joins the YMCA with many years of experience in leadings community-focused campaigns. She most recently served as community campaign coordinator for the Head of the Lakes United Way, where she provided consulting services and support to design and launch an incredibly effective corporate giving campaign. She also spent five years working in minor league baseball focusing her career on community relations work.

The YMCA will be hosting several open house events to share more information about charter membership and the new features offered at the Essential Wellness Center. They are scheduled:

Monday, August 12,
4:00 – 7:00 PM
Yellow Bike Coffee
5094 Miller Trunk Hwy, Hermantown, MN 55811
Tuesday, August 13,
4:00 – 7:00 PM
Hermantown City Hall
5105 Maple Grove Rd, Hermantown, MN 55811
Wednesday, August 14,
4:00 – 7:00 PM
Proctor Area Community Center
100 Pionk Dr, Proctor, MN 55810