Board of Directors
United Way is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors made up of community members who are responsible for making sure the organization remains true to its mission, safeguards its assets, and operates in the public interest.
2017 Board of Directors:
President ~ David Smith, STAR Financial Bank
Vice President ~ Lori Shipman, Lori Shipman Consulting
Treasurer ~ Mary Hartman, Peabody Public Library
Secretary ~ Deanna Kissinger, Northeastern REMC
Dianne Potter, Parkview Whitley Hospital
Jeff Walker, City of Columbia City
Paul Zilz, Capstone Consulting, LLC
Dane Starkey, Fox Products, Inc.
Katie Dewitt, Whitley County Economic Development Corporation
Jon Shew II, J & K Communications, Inc.
Jason Meyer, Passages, Inc.
Dr. Laura McDermott, Whitley County Consolidated Schools