Patrick's Bio

patrick 1Patrick Connelly is the Senior Program Director at the Valley Shore YMCA where he oversees, youth, camp, aquatics and other YMCA programs. He was previously the Camp Manager for the Girl Scouts of Connecticut. He also served as the Senior Director at the Northern Middlesex YMCA in Middletown, Connecticut and was the Outdoor Center Director of YMCA Camp Ingersoll for 9 years prior to joining the Girl Scouts. Since 1990 he has been in the YMCA movement at the Greater Hartford YMCA and the Southington-Cheshire Community YMCAs before joining the Northern Middlesex YMCA in 2000. He has presented at several national YMCA conferences including multiple YMCA Program Expos, ACA New England Camping Conference and ACA Tri-State Camp Conference, the National YMCA Camping Conference, several regional YMCA Camp Conferences and the 125 YMCA Camping Celebration.