UNITED WAY LEADERSHIP

Guided by our values of partnership, responsiveness, integrity, and good governance, we are proud to be led by local people who are committed to the mission of United Way.

Our leadership team reflects the broader collaborative spirit of United Way, only by bringing together people from all sectors of the community can we create innovative solutions that address the most complex challenges. 

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

Board President - Sarah Sager, Alliance Energy

Community Investment Chair -  Luke McDermott, Hydro

 

Finance Chair - Tiffany Gatzemeyer, Great Western Bank

Finance Co-Chair - Natalie Kleensang, Truxedo

 

Past President - Jeremy Johnson, SD Human Services Center

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Linda Anderson, Manitou Gehl

 

Doyle Becker, Riverfront Broadcasting

Bridget Benson, First Dakota National Bank

 

Chris Fathke, FNBO

 

Steve Huff, Marlow Woodward & Huff, Prof. LLC

 

Dr. Marcus Long, Mount Marty University

 

Sr. Carmella Luke, Sacred Heart Monastery

 

Marcy Moser, First Dakota National Bank

 

Ryan Newman, Kolberg-Pioneer Inc. JCI

Dr. Heather Olson, Yankton School District

Kristi Palecek, Truxedo

UNITED WAY STAFF

Executive Director  -  Lauren Hanson

lauren.h@yanktonunitedway.org

Resource Development & Admin Director  -  Betsy Thomas

betsy.t@yanktonunitedway.org

Program Coordinator  -  Kiersten Hansen

kiersten.h@yanktonunitedway.org

RSVP Project Coordinator  -  Kimberlee Stark

kimberlee.s@yanktonunitedway.org