Yates Cultural & Recreational Resources Inc. Announces New Executive Director

Yates Cultural & Recreational Resources Inc. Announces New Executive Director, Beth Clark
Wednesday, June 5, 2024, Penn Yan, NY Yates Cultural & Recreational Resources Inc. (YCRR) is thrilled to announce the appointment of Beth Clark as its new Executive Director. With extensive experience in events, non-profit business management, and community engagement, Beth brings a fresh perspective and dynamic leadership to our organization.
Beth’s career has been marked by her passion for community-driven initiatives and entertainment. She previously served as the Executive Director of the Eldridge Park Carousel Preservation Society, where she successfully enhanced their programming that led to increased foot traffic, improved overall revenue, and significantly expanded their fundraising and grant efforts.
Beth’s tenure as the Program Coordinator at the Chemung County Chamber of Commerce allowed her to collaborate with local businesses, advocate for professional development, and create impactful programs within the Chemung County Community. Her ability to connect with diverse groups and build meaningful relationships will be instrumental in advancing YCRR’s mission.
Beth shares her excitement about joining YCRR: “I am thrilled to take on this new challenge and work closely with YCRR as we embark on the next phase of our expansion project.”
Her vision aligns with YCRR’s commitment to enriching the cultural and recreational experiences of our community. Reflecting on her motivation, Beth adds, “Philanthropy has been a large part of my life. My mother dedicated her life to helping others and giving back to the community, which is a quality I always admired and strived for myself. I look forward to continuing her legacy by helping to make a positive impact within the Yates Community.”
The YCRR extends a warm welcome to Beth Clark and look forward to the positive impact she will bring to the community. Her leadership will undoubtedly propel the organization toward new horizons.
YCRR is dedicated to fostering creativity, wellness, and community engagement. Through our
programs, events, and partnerships, we aim to create a vibrant and inclusive environment for all.
For more information about Yates Cultural & Recreational Resources Inc. and its programs, please visit YCRR's website at www.yatescc.org or contact Meg Hopkins at