President and CEO of the YMCA of Greater Cincinnati
Jorge Perez is a nationally recognized nonprofit leader, CEO, manager, and director of large complex organizations. He’s an accomplished strategic thinker, program innovator, fundraiser, and evaluator. Proficient community collaborator, culturally competent, and mission champion.
Currently, Jorge serves as the President and CEO of the YMCA of Greater Cincinnati and has served Ys in Dallas, Indianapolis, Cincinnati, Southwest Illinois, and YMCA of the USA. National leadership includes serving on YUSA Board, Training & Leadership Development Board, Hispanic Latino Leadership Network, Emerging Leaders Leadership Network, General Assembly planning team and, Multicultural Leadership Development Institute. His statewide efforts include the Illinois State Alliance (Vice Chair) and Afterschool Alliance (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 in Dallas,