Karon Schmidt

Youth Development Coordinator - Y-CLUB Afterschool Programs


Karon and her husband of 30 years, John, have two children. Karon has lived in CO, WI, TN and SD. Karon enjoys traveling as often as she is able. Karon was previously employed at the YMCA in Pueblo, CO before moving to Sioux Falls in 2017. Karon works as our YPC Y-Club Coordinator as well as the Lead Toddler Teacher at the YMCA Child Development Center. Karon enjoys working with children and is anxiously awaiting the day she becomes a grandmother. 

Anne Johnson

Gymnastics Coordinator/Coach


A native of South Dakota, Anne grew up in Vermillion. She graduated from National American University in Sioux Falls, SD with an AAS degree. Anne started her love for gymnastics as a child and that has never faded. Her history as an athlete, coach and gymnastics recreational director span over 14 years. She has her professional license, several certifications and continues her professional development through USA Gymnastics University in Business & Recreational Gymnastics. Outside of her passion for the sport is her love for her family! Anne has two children that keep her very busy! She and her husband love a great diy project and spending time with their family and friends!