Vice President, Operations & Administration
Donna Crowder is currently the Vice President of Operations and Administration for the YWCA of Greater Los Angeles. She has held this position since October of 2011. In this position, Donna is responsible for association policies and procedures, management of the Human Resources Department, contracts and MOU’s, liaison to the LA Job Corps and ensuring the success of the administration of the YWCA GLA.
Prior to joining the YWCA GLA as Director of Human Resources, Donna held Senior Management positions at the U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Dean Witter Financial, TOPA Thrift and Loan and Imperial Bank.
Donna possesses a BS in English from TSU, and has many additional classes and certificates from UCLA, Loyola Marymount and Center for Non-Profit. She is currently a member of PIHRA, Professionals In Human Resources Association.
Donna received the Superior Performance Award from the Y in May of 2001. She has continued to provide quality time and service to the association.
As a member of the Bible Believers Baptist Church in Lakewood, she is the key member responsible for the distribution of hygiene items to the homeless. She also is a member of the Women’s Ministry Committee.
As a wife, mother and grandmother, she spends her time imparting the importance of being honest, spiritual, fair and responsible.
Donna states her goal is to continue to provide quality service to the employees and the participants of the YWCA GLA and the community at large.