Jorge Perez serves as the President and CEO of the YMCA of Greater Cincinnati. His experience includes 28 years of providing effective leadership to Health & Social development programs. He is a sought after speaker, thought leader, and board member, deeply versed in the challenges and opportunities of the nonprofit field.
Jorge has served YMCAs in Dallas, Indianapolis, Cincinnati, Southwest Illinois, YMCA of the USA — and in multiple other national roles: YUSA Board member, Training & Leadership Development Advisory Board, Hispanic Latino Leadership Network, Emerging Leaders Leadership Network (Executive Champion), General Assembly planning team and, Multicultural Leadership Development Institute (coach/speaker). His statewide efforts included the Illinois State Alliance (Vice Chair) and as the Afterschool Ambassador for Indiana and Ohio.
Jorge (a native Texan) and his wife Amy have two daughters: Olivia and Isabel. Jorge earned a Bachelor’s degree in Education (Calvary Bible College), and two Masters Degrees: Christian Education (Dallas Theological Seminary) and Business Administration (University of Dallas). Jorge is a graduate of multiple city-wide leadership programs: Dallas, Indianapolis, Cincinnati, and St. Louis.