About Us

Joseph R. Weist
Chairman of the Audit Committee. He also serves on the Benefits & Operations and Executive Committees.

Joseph R. Weist is the chief financial officer of the YMCA of Greater Hartford. 

His YMCA career has spanned more than 20 years. Prior to joining the team in Hartford in 2002, he was the director of finance for the YMCA of Greater Des Moines, Iowa. 

In addition to his duties in Hartford, Mr. Weist is a national trainer in fiscal management for the YMCA of the USA.

He earned a bachelor's degree from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and an MBA from Iowa State University. He is a certified public accountant. 

Mr. Weist has been a trustee since 2016.