40 Under 40: Where Are They Now?

Brandon Dowdy served as CEO of 
YMCA of the Palms in Naples when he
 was honored in 2012. There, he oversaw
 a staff of more than 200 and guided the Y 
in serving more than 20,000 people in the
 community. In 2015, he relocated to Western 
Illinois to become executive director the Quincy YMCA. Three years later, he returned to Southwest Florida, first working as director of development at Meals of Hope and now as director of development at Pathways Early Childhood Education of Immokalee.