(Richmond, IN)--The YMCA in Richmond has a new executive director and CEO. Misty Hollis will be stepping down from her position as the Director of Student Support and Special Programming with Richmond Community Schools to become the leader of the Richmond YMCA. "The fact is that we need an organization like the YMCA in our community that is teaching life skills to our kids," Hollis said. "Sports, I believe, teaches life skills that you just don't learn in the classroom," she added. Hollis will officially start on August 3. She is also a member of Richmond Common Council.