SYCAMORE – The Kishwaukee Family YMCA has appointed Christin LaLonde as its new Youth Development director.
LaLonde has a bachelor's degree in Early Childhood Education from Governor’s State University and has worked professionally in the area of child development for more than 10 years.
LaLonde was director of LaPetite Academy in Oswego and New Lenox for the past six years. In that role she has been responsible for a variety of programs for infant through school-age children including full day care, pre-school, before/after school, school day off and summer camp. She also has extensive experience in budgeting, human resources, grant writing, curriculum implementation and state licensing.
Her first day at the YMCA was Nov. 20.