Margaret Tyndall Appointed YWCA's CEO.
Margaret A. Tyndall, Ph.D., was appointed chief executive officer of the YWCA YWCA
Young Women's Christian Association
YWCA n abbr (= Young Women's Christian Association) → Asociación f de Jóvenes Cristianas
YWCA of the U.S.A. by the organization's National Board. She takes over the helm of the country's oldest and largest women's membership movement as it moves to revitalize itself for the 21st century.
Tyndall joined the YWCA of the U.S.A., based in New York City New York City: see New York, city.
New York City
City (pop., 2000: 8,008,278), southeastern New York, at the mouth of the Hudson River. The largest city in the U.S. , as chief operating officer Chief Operating Officer (COO)
The officer of a firm responsible for day-to-day management, usually the president or an executive vice-president. and interim chief executive officer last July. She has been active in the YWCA for more than 20 years. In 1977-2000 she was chief executive officer of the YWCA of Greater Pittsburgh, where she administered a $40 million budget, worked with a 25-member board of directors and led a staff of 200. She was a founder of the National Association of YWCA Executives and was elected the group's first president in 1985.
Operating out of thousands of locations across the United States United States, officially United States of America, republic (2005 est. pop. 295,734,000), 3,539,227 sq mi (9,166,598 sq km), North America. The United States is the world's third largest country in population and the fourth largest country in area. , the YWCA of the U.S.A. represents 2 million women, girls and their families.