Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck shareholder Robert Saperstein joined the board of directors for the Channel Islands YMCA. As a member of the board, Saperstein, a shareholder practicing out of the firm’s Santa Barbara office, will assist the board in providing strategic direction for the Y and help it oversee community activities.
Saperstein’s involvement with the YMCA predates his appointment to the board. He has been a member of the YMCA for over 30 years, contributing financially and as a volunteer. The initial term of his position on the board is two years.
The Channel Islands YMCA Board oversees several branch facilities serving communities across Santa Barbara and Ventura counties. The nonprofit YMCA serves primarily lower income families by providing local activities and programs focused on youth development, healthy living and community-based social responsibility. For more information, visit http://www.ciymca.org.