Senior Program Director II, YMCA Farha Sports Centers
Catherine Seals

Catherine Seals, Senior Program Director, Farha Sports Centers

Catherine graduated in December 2008 from Wichita State University, earning her MA in Sports Administration. Catherine began working for the YMCA in June 2007 as a Site Supervisor at the Farha Sport Center. She joined the West YMCA in November 2009 as the Sports Coordinator, before coming back to work as the Sports Director at the South YMCA & Farha Sport Center in January 2011. In 2014, she transitioned to full time Director of Basketball Operations until May 2018 before accepting her current role as Senior Program Director. 

Staff

Natalie Woods, Administrative Assistant

Catherine graduated in December 2008 from Wichita State University, earning her MA in Sports Administration. Catherine began working for the YMCA in June 2007 as a Site Supervisor at the Farha Sport Center. She joined the West YMCA in November 2009 as the Sports Coordinator, before coming back to work as the Sports Director at the South YMCA & Farha Sport Center in January 2011. In 2014, she transitioned to full time Director of Basketball Operations until May 2018 before accepting her current role as Senior Program Director.

Alexi Keating, Director of Volleyball

Alexi holds an ME in Sport Management from Wichita State University. She has worked previously at the Heart of America Region Volleyball Office in Kansas City and was a Graduate Assistant at Wichita State. Alexi joined the Farha Sport Center as the Director of Volleyball in May 2014. She oversees all volleyball programs at the Farha Sport Center Indoor Courts. 

Toby Baxter, Director of Basketball

Toby is a native of Wichita, KS, and graduated from and played basketball at Friends University. After graduation, Toby complete a Sports Management Internship where he was involved with the sports programs at the Farha Centers and South YMCA Branch. After completion, he was hired on at the South YMCA as the Sports Coordinator in 2017. He then accepted the East YMCA Sports Director job in early 2018. In November 2018, Toby began serving as the Basketball Director for the Farha Sport Centers.

Victoria Worden, Volleyball Coordinator

Victoria has been with the YMCA since 2011 and currently serves as the Volleyball Coordinator for the Farha Centers. She currently serves as a coach for the Farha Cougars and was assistant to the head volleyball coach at Friends University. While playing collegiate volleyball at Friends University, Victoria obtained a degree in Business Administration and Psychology and most recently completed her MBA in December 2018.

Dalia Fernandez, Soccer Coordinator

Dalia joined the YMCA Farha Sport Center in 2016 as event staff serving our soccer program. Dalia graduated from Butler College where she studied Business and played soccer. She then transferred to Friends University where she earned her bachelor's degree in International Business in addition to playing soccer. Dalia has been an instrumental part of our soccer programs and was recently promoted in February 2020 to serve as our Soccer Coordinator for the Farha Indoor Fields. 

Lane Salzbrenner, Basketball Coordinator

Lane began working with Farha Sports Centers in December of 2019 where he worked as a member of the event staff. In August of 2020 Lane was hired to be the Basketball Coordinator with the Farha Sports Centers. He is a graduate of Lamar Community College, and will receive his degree in Sports Management in May or 2021. Prior to joining the staff at Farha Sport Centers, Lane spent six years working as a teller supervisor for three different banks.