YMCA of Rowan County and Cannon Memorial YMCA of Cabarrus County will merge January 1, 2020.
[Concord, NC – October 4, 2019] – The boards of directors of the YMCA of Rowan County and Cannon Memorial YMCA of Cabarrus County have voted to merge effective January 1, 2020. The new Association will be called Rowan-Cabarrus YMCA.
The merger follows successful shared services between the organizations that have been ongoing since 2013. A task force of board members representing both Ys recommended the merger after months of positive dialogue and planning. Final details of the merger will be completed over the coming months. YMCA of Rowan County CEO Jamie Morgan becomes President and CEO of the new YMCA beginning in January 2020, which coincides with the retirement of Cannon Memorial YMCA CEO Ron Davis.