Board of Directors

board of directors

Our exceptional Board of Directors add significant value to our organization.


Together they work to advance the mission of the YWCA Durham. Their involvement encompasses governance, advocacy, public awareness and fundraising initiatives.


They work within a creative and collaborative process that supports the Executive Directors and engages Board members.



Brenda Cowie

Nicole Butt


Erica Pereira

Marie-Claude Gaudreault



Cynthia Hill

Nishreena Nisham

Maureen Hosein

Marilyn Smolsky

Lauren D'Angelo

Lorraine Carrington

Allison Henry

Rileigh Bint


Finance and Audit
Nominating & Membership

Become a board member

Become a Board Member


Are you a woman with the skills and passion to become a Board member to help YWCA Durham grow and carry out its mission? We are currently searching for exceptional members for our Board of Directors who will add value to our team.


Our Board meets once a month in the evening, and participates on at least one Committee. Each member brings a unique skill set and background that enhances the overall strength of the Board.


To be considered for a board position, or to learn more, please fill out this form:

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