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McReynolds Tapped as Chief Operating Officer for Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Scottsdale
Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Scottsdale has selected Curt McReynolds as its Chief Operating Officer.
McReynolds will serve as a member of the executive team providing vision, leadership and management necessary to ensure growth and efficiency.
“We are thrilled to bring Curt to Scottsdale to join our leadership team,” said Dr. Lisa Hurst, chief executive officer for Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Scottsdale. “He is a proven leader with the perfect experience to guide our Clubs ensuring excellence in our vision of developing the next 21st century leaders, globally competitive graduates, innovative dream-makers and healthy game-changers.”
McReynolds came from Boys & Girls Clubs of Dundee Township in Illinois where he served as president and chief executive officer since joining the Boys & Girls Club Movement in July 2008. Under his leadership, the Boys & Girls Clubs of Dundee Township expanded into one of the largest Boys & Girls Clubs organizations in Illinois by more than doubling their operations with the opening of four new Club unit locations.
“I’m excited and honored to join the Scottsdale organization,” said McReynolds. “The rich history and deep commitment from the community is very special and became evident immediately to me upon joining the team. I look forward to bringing creative and innovative ideas to our branches and partnering with the staff to evolve the organization into a cutting-edge programmatic organization, serving our youth in a wide variety of niche programs and outreach services.”
McReynolds was catalyst in growing resources and operational support for the club and overseeing a $1.6 million budget by posting a balanced (or surplus) budget for eight consecutive years. With McReynolds at the helm, the club quadrupled operating revenue from just over $400,000 to over $1.6 million in 2017.
In 2011, he was honored by the Boys & Girls Clubs of America as the Midwest Vision & Spirit Award recipient. Also, his creation of the “Board Blitz” was awarded Outstanding Marketing & Communication in 2013 by Boys & Girls Clubs of America Midwest Region and “Teaming up for Taxes” (a collaborative effort from local CPAs and McReynolds’ Club) was awarded as Outstanding Resource Development in 2013.
In 2015 and 2016, McReynolds was nominated for Crain’s Chicago Business 40 Under 40, a powerful list of young professionals changing communities and leading organizations around Chicago.
In 2016, McReynolds was nominated and appointed to the BGCA National Board of Directors for The Professional Association and serves as the vice chair for the membership committee.
A graduate of Western Illinois University, McReynolds obtained his bachelor of arts in business communication and master’s of science in kinesiology, sports management.
Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Scottsdale, a youth development organization, serves thousands of young people annually at its nine clubs, with a mission to enable its members to reach their full potential as productive, caring and responsible citizens.