The YMCA of Greater Kansas City has named two new top officials, both from Eastern Jackson County.

The YMCA of Greater Kansas City has named two new top officials:

Mark Hulet of Independence has been named chief operating officer. He had been vice president of membership services for four years. He has been with the YMCA since 2000.

Gretchen Deaton of Blue Springs is the new chief brand advancement officer. Previously, she was vice president of marketing and communications, and she has been with the YMCA since 1990. She will be responsible for the Y’s community image, marketing campaigns, and Internet outreach.