The Joy Connection was founded in 2016 by Marnie Young.
Marnie has a Master's Degree and two teaching credentials in Adapted Physical Education. Marnie is a two-time world champion US Diver and a member of the Hall of Fame.
Marnie created The Joy Connection in 2016 to provide a resource to families with special needs. Marnie's passion is to help others of all abilities find their JOY through exercise, play, and community.
Director of Human Resources
Play Facilitator, Adapted Child's Play
Technical Dive Instructor, Dive San Diego
Kevin Lynch, President
Marnie Young, Executive Director
Michelle Sabelhaus, Secretary/Treasurer
Ashley Blanc, Board Member
Don Cashmore, Board Member