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

2022 Board President - Luke McDermott, Hydro

Vice President - Dr. Marcus Long, Mount Marty University

 

Community Investment Chair -  Dr. Heather Olson, Yankton School District

Community Investment Co-Chair - Sr. Carmella Luke, Sacred Heart Monastery

 

Finance Chair - Natalie Kleensang, Slowey Management

Finance Co- Chair - David Hosmer, Raymond James / David M. Hosmer Law Office, PC. 

 

Past President - Sarah Sager, Alliance Energy

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Linda Anderson, Manitou Gehl

 

Doyle Becker, Riverfront Broadcasting

Bridget Benson, First Dakota National Bank

 

Monte Gulick, Regional Technical Education Center

 

Steve Huff, Marlow Woodward & Huff, Prof. LLC

 

Jeremy Johnson, SD Human Services Center

 

Nathan Johnson, Avera Sacred Heart Hospital

 

Becky McManus, Yankton Medical Clinic

 

Marcy Moser, First Dakota National Bank

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  -  Baylie Galbreth

baylie.g@yanktonunitedway.org

RSVP Project Coordinator - Thomas Kurtenbach

tom.k@yanktonunitedway.org