Our Staff

Lynn Lomax - CEO

(336) 822-7801 

Lynn has been with the YMCA for 35 years. He began his career at the Rowan County YMCA in Salisbury, after receiving his Bachelor of Science/Recreation degree with a minor in Business Administration from Appalachian State University. He spent 10 years as the Chief Operating Officer at the YMCA of Greater Charlotte providing leadership and oversight for the Operational Vice Presidents and Vice Presidents of Capital Projects and Facilities for 19 facilities and two resident camps across five counties. He joined the YMCA of High Point as Chief Executive Officer in April of 2017. Lynn is married to Daphne and has 3 children and 3 grand-children.


(336) 822-7802

Annette brings a wealth of talent and experience to our organization.  As a 20+ year veteran of non-profit and for-profit Financial leadership, Annette will be a true asset for the Y.  She is a graduate of UNC-Greensboro with a degree in Accounting. Annette, a certified CPA, served for 10+ years as CFO of Lutheran Services for the Aging, a $80,000,000 annual budget non-profit organization.  


MICHAUX CROCKER - Vice President

Camp Cheerio

Michaux has been with the YMCA for 27 years, all of which were served in the High Point Association.  Michaux graduated from UNC in 1988 with a BA degree in Physical Education. He began YMCA Career at Camp Cheerio in 1989. From 1992 to 1995 he served as the Sports Director  at the Central Family YMCA (now Hartley). Michaux took over as Camp Cheerio Director in 1996. He is married to Michelle and has 2 sons, Jack & Luke.  


Carlvena Foster -  Vice President

Carl Chavis Branch

(336) 434-4000 

Carlvena Foster is a native High Pointer, member of the last graduating class of historic William Penn High School.  She has a B.S. Degree in Business Management from Shaw University, Raleigh, NC; M.S. Degree in Public Administration from High Point University; Child Care Administration Certification from GTCC; ABD in Educational Leadership from University of Phoenix and has completed YMCA Professional Director Certification through YMCA of USA.

Carlvena is a member of the Guilford County Board of Education; United Way of High Point's African American Initiative; Furnitureland Rotary Club; High Point Principal's Fund; February 11th Association; and Communities in Schools of High Point Board.

Carlvena is a member of Williams Memorial CME Church. She is married to Otis Foster, and has 2 children, Keesia and Britt.


Robbie Smith - Branch Executive Director

Hartley Drive Family YMCA

(336) 869-0151 


Paxton Tallent - Branch Executive Director

Carl & Linda Grubb Family YMCA

(336) 861-7788 

Paxton began his YMCA career in 2007 with the Cleveland County Family YMCA after graduating Summa Cum Laude from Gardner-Webb University with a degree in Sports Management. In 2009, he was hired as the Youth & Family Program Director with the Adrian L. Shuford, Jr. YMCA in Conover, NC and served four years with the YMCA of Catawba Valley. In 2013, he was hired as Senior Program Director at the Grubb Family YMCA.  After serving in this role, he was promoted to Senior Associate Executive Director at the Hartley Drive Family YMCA in October 2015.  Paxton now serves as the Senior Associate Executive Director at the Grubb Family YMCA in Trinity. 


ANDREA ALLMER - Human Resources Director

(336) 822-7803  

Lynn Meredith - Marketing/IT Director

(336) 822-7807 


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