David D. Hunting YMCA

475 Lake Michigan Drive NW
Grand Rapids,
Mon - Fri: 5:00am - 9:00pm
Sat: 7:00am - 5:00pm
Sun: 10:00am – 6:00pm
KidZone Hours
Mon - Thu: 8:00am-2:00pm, 4:00pm-8:00pm
Fri: 8:00am-2:00pm
Sat: 8:00am-2:00pm
Sun: Noon - 4:00pm


The David D. Hunting YMCA, located in downtown Grand Rapids, is the first LEED certified Y in the nation. Built in 2005, not only is it a breathtaking state-of-the-art facility, but it also delivers innovative programming to members and the community alike. Whether you’re looking for high quality child care, swim lessons for your child, a motivating environment to regain your health, or a place to learn a new skill, the David D. Hunting YMCA has something for everyone.

For further assistance, please contact us at membership@grymca.org.

Mark Thomas DDH building

Branch Amenities

Joining Fee
Monthly Rate
17 and Under
Any person 17 years old and under
Young Adult
Any person 18-26 years old
Any person age 27+
Adult + One*
Any adult and one additional person living in the same household
One or two adults and dependents living in the same household who consider themselves a family
Any person age 60+
Senior Couple*
Two people, one age 60+, living in the same household

Branch Management

John Rappaport 2022 WEB

John Rappaport

Vice President & Executive Director

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Allison Sides 2021 WEB

Allison Sides

Sports Director

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Dave Beugnot 2021 WEB

Dave Beugnot

Facilities Director

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James Valentine 2021 WEB

James Valentine

Membership Engagement Director

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Jessica Bajis 2022 WEB

Jessica Bajis

Aquatics Director

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Maria Moss 2022 WEB

Maria Moss

Health & Wellness Director

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Raquel Rivera 2022 WEB

Raquel Rivera

KidZone Director

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Stacy Shotko 2021 WEB

Stacy Shotko

Senior Childcare Director

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Branch Board of Advisors

Kelsy Bako 2022 WEB

Kelsey Haynes-Bako, Chair

Lead, Corporate Community Relations, Spectrum Health

  • Michael Biafore
    • Chief Operating Officer, Web Traffic Partners
  • Tracey Burke, Vice Chair
    • VP of Operations, Athletico Physical Therapy
  • David Centner
    • Attorney, Clark Hill PLC
  • Christina Drew
    • Director of M&M Insights & Analytics, SpartanNash
  • Ken Fawcett
    • VP-Healthier Communities, Spectrum Health
  • Angelique Gaddy
    • Regional Admissions Rep., Hope College
  • Maureen Hale
    • Retired Community Relations Director, PNC Bank
  • David Kistler
    • VP-Commercial Banking, First National Bank of Michigan
  • Matthew Klein
    • VP-Middle Market Banking, Wells Fargo Bank
  • Jon Lunderberg
    • Partner/Owner, Buiten & Associates LLC
  • Stephen Maniaci
    • Partner, BDO
  • David Selmon
    • Associate Dean, Grand Rapids Community College
  • E.B. Sonheim
    • Director of Marketing, Feyen Zylstra