Boys & Girls Clubs of America, Inc. operates a network of neighborhood based facilities serving young people in the United States. It develops youth development programs and training materials in areas, such as education and career programs, character and leadership programs, health and life skills, the arts programs, and specialized programs; and sports, fitness, and recreation. The company offers its services in schools; on the U.S. military installations worldwide; in public housing; and Native American lands. Boys & Girls Clubs of America, Inc. was formerly known as Boys Clubs of America and changed its name to Boys & Girls Clubs of America, Inc. in 1990. The company was founded in 1860 ...
1275 Peachtree Street NE
Atlanta, GA 30309
Founded in 1860
Boys & Girls Clubs of America Appoints Wayne Deveydt to Board of Governors
Jan 22 15
Boys & Girls Clubs of America (BGCA) has appointed Wayne DeVeydt, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for Anthem, Inc., to the organization's esteemed Board of Governors. In this position, he is responsible for overseeing the financial operations associated with the company's $74 billion in annual revenues and leads the following areas: treasury functions; investor relations; budgeting and forecasting; financial reporting; tax planning and compliance; and accounting.
Boys & Girls Clubs of America, Inc. Appoints Two Leaders to its Board of Governors
Feb 27 14
Boys & Girls Clubs of America has appointed Barry Griswell, retired CEO, chairman and president, Principal Financial Group and Brian Niccol, chairman of the Taco Bell Foundation for Teens(TM) and president of Taco Bell Corp., to the organization's prestigious Board of Governors. Griswell and Niccol join a board including many other prominent leaders from the business, civic, academic and entertainment fields, including: Rick Goings, chairman/CEO, Tupperware Brands Corporation; Condoleezza Rice, former U.S. Secretary of State and Senior Fellow, Stanford University; Thomas J. Falk, chairman/CEO, Kimberly-Clark Corporation; Carrie Schwab-Pomerantz, president, Charles Schwab Foundation; Emil J. Brolick, president/CEO, The Wendy's Company; and Denzel Washington, Academy Award-winning actor. Griswell served as chairman, president and chief executive officer with the Principal Financial Group(R) and has more than 35 years of experience in the financial services industry. At the end of his career, Griswell joined the Community Foundation. During his five-year tenure as president, he provided the company with strategic direction, shaping its role as a civic leader, grant maker, philanthropic partner and charitable giving vehicle.
Boys & Girls Clubs of America Announces Executive Changes
Jul 9 13
Boys & Girls Clubs of America has named Damon A. Williams as its new senior vice president of Program, Training & Youth Development Services.
Williams joins BGCA from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, where he served as vice provost and chief diversity officer, and on the faculty of the Department of Educational Leadership and Policy Analysis. Williams brings more than 16 years of experience in youth development, organizational design and strategic planning. Williams succeeds retired senior vice president and 25-year BGCA veteran Judith J. Pickens. He will begin his new appointment on August 30.