The 2023 IN Alliance of YMCAs’ Staff Assembly is May 3-4, 2023, at Purdue University’s Stewart Center. Combining Executive Conference and Program Rally into one, this event brings together our CEOs and key leadership staff to share best practices/emerging trends, empower Y teams by equipping them with tools to take back home and implement, and advance professional development skills.  We have a range of topics slated for this year’s event all related to our theme of Culture Is What You Make It. A draft agenda is available here, and you can click the "bubbles" below for more information on each session and speaker as they are confirmed. 

Information still to come for these sessions:

  • Grant Writing
  • Stewardship - Today, Tomorrow, and Far Into the Future
  • Indiana’s Eco-system


Ys will also have an opportunity to recognize Rising Stars and the Alliance may present the Award of Excellence, based on CEO selections/nominations. CEOs, please click here for the selection/nomination forms. Forms are due by March 31!

Register here: Cost for a 2-day ticket is $225/each; register before March 31st at 11:59 pm for $50 off!  We have added1-day ticket options for either Wednesday or Thursday at $100/each; no early bird discount applies to either of these options. 

You can book your hotel by clicking this link or calling (765) 494-8922. The last day to book will be April 3, 2023.  (If booking online, only king bed room options are available.  If you need anything else, please call the number provided.) 


Thank you to our generous exhibitors for participating in this year's event!  They are:



If you need to record your attendance in LCDC to receive credit for attending the conference, please use these instructions to do so.  It will not automatically be recorded for you. 

Coach Café

Creating Successful Environments for Sensory Youth

Driving Performance Using Human Analytics

Growing in the YMCA, RE-Imagined

Leading Aquatics Through Challenging Times

Improving Your Staff Experience through Leadership Development

Inside Out Approach to Membership Development

Program Design and Innovation

Social Determinants of Health

The Substantial ROI of Advocacy: What it is and how to get it!

Understanding Community Needs

Use Data to Strengthen Communities

What you need to know about YMCA certification and recertification and why it matters

Who: The A Method for Hiring

Stewart Center - Purdue University

Event Details

Wednesday, May 3, 2023 - 10:00am to Thursday, May 4, 2023 - 5:00pm