Steve Elliott serves as the Executive Director of the Wisconsin Alliance of YMCAs. The Wisconsin Alliance of YMCAs helps the 31 Ys in Wisconsin that operate over 90 facilities collaborate on projects statewide. Wisconsin Ys have been aggressive expanding programs aimed at reducing the incidence of obesity and chronic diseases including the Diabetes Prevention Program. Prior to working for the YMCA, Steve advocated on behalf of organizations to promote active living and healthy eating including complete streets, farm-to-school, and increase physical education. Steve has worked to elect candidates to local, state, and federal offices in Ohio, New York, and Virginia. Steve resides in Albany on a small farm with his wife, Anna Landmark, and three young children.