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Andrew Fisher Named CEO for YMCA of The Okobojis

Mon 12-19-2016

(Spirit Lake)-- The board of directors of the YMCA has gone from within to select a new full-time CEO for the YMCA of the Okoboji's. It was announced today Andrew Fisher, Interim CEO, has been appointed as the new full-time CEO.

Fisher has been with the YMCA in varying capacities since 2007.

Fisher is out of the office until Wednesday and was not immediately available for comment.

Barry Sackett, President of the YMCA of the Okoboji's Board of Directors says Fisher's performance as Interim CEO was remarkable and that he engaged the organization's board of directors and opened lines of communication to the community.

Fisher fills the position that was previously held by Norm Johnson, who accepted a position with a YMCA in Louisville, Kentucky last summer.