Boys & Girls Club of Gardner Welcomes New Director

Brandon Hughey - Director of the Gardner ClubhouseThe Boys and Girls Club of Fitchburg, Leominster, & Gardner is delighted to announce the appointment of Brandon Hughey as its new Director of the Gardner Clubhouse.

With an exceptional track record in youth development and a steadfast commitment to the community, Hughey brings a wealth of experience and innovative ideas to lead the organization into a brighter future.

As the Boys and Girls Club of Gardner looks ahead to its next chapter, Hughey was identified as a dynamic individual who embodies the values and mission of the organization and exemplifies an unwavering dedication to improving the lives of young people.

Hughey brings an impressive background in education and youth development, having previously served eight years in Gardner Public Schools. He has a proven ability to cultivate partnerships, engage the community, and drive impactful programming that meets the diverse needs of children and teenagers.

Expressing his enthusiasm for the new role, Hughey shared, “It has been an honor working with the students of Gardner as a teacher for the last 8 years. I am grateful to the Boys and Girls Club for this opportunity to evolve the way I serve the youth of Gardner and can’t wait to offer a new and exciting array of programming that will positively shape their future.”

With his strategic vision, Hughey aims to expand the Club’s reach and deepen its impact on the lives of local youth in Gardner. He plans to introduce innovative programming that combines academic support, career exploration, and personal development opportunities, creating a comprehensive framework for success.

Furthermore, Hughey recognizes the critical importance of collaboration and community engagement. He is eager to collaborate with local schools, businesses, and civic organizations to establish a network of support for the young members of the Boys and Girls Club of Gardner.

“I firmly believe that every child deserves a nurturing environment where they can thrive and reach their full potential,” said Elizabeth Coveney, CEO of the Boys and Girls Club of Fitchburg, Leominster, & Gardner. “Brandon personifies our club’s mission and is going to achieve great things at our Gardner Clubhouse.”

Please join us in extending a warm welcome to Brandon Hughey as the new Director of the Boys and Girls Club of Gardner. With his exceptional leadership and passion for youth development, we are confident that the organization will reach new heights and continue to positively impact the lives of countless children and teenagers in the Gardner community.

About the Boys and Girls Club of Fitchburg, Leominster, & Gardner:

The Boys and Girls Club of Fitchburg, Leominster, & Gardner is dedicated to empowering young people from all backgrounds to reach their full potential as productive, caring, and responsible citizens. By providing a safe and nurturing environment, the Club offers a wide range of programs and activities that inspire academic success, healthy lifestyles, and character development. For more information, please visit