Samantha Wederath

WAUSAU — Samantha Wederath has joined YWCA Wausau as the nonprofit’s new program director, the YWCA announced this week.

Wederath comes to the YWCA from the Fox Valley Area, where she worked in the nonprofit sector as an assistant director of a Boys & Girls Club for nearly three years.

Wederath is a graduate of Concordia University of Wisconsin and holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in mass communication and theatre performance.

“Her energy and interest in nonprofit work, connecting with people and making a difference will advance our YWCA’s impact in the coming year,” the YWCA said in a news release.