Committee Members

We are grateful for the more than 100 volunteers that give back to the community by serving on United Way committees. They are crucial to our mission and success! If you are interested in volunteering with United Way, give us a call at 217-352-5151 to talk about a potential match for your unique skills.







Finance Committee

Julie Shapland, University of Illinois - Chair

Sharon Allen, Sterling Wealth Management

Frank Johnston, Inman & Fitzgibbons, Ltd.

Charlie Osborne, BankChampaign, N.A.

Michael Vittone, CliftonLarsonAllen


Community Impact Committee

Deidra Almaroad - Community Member

Bill Bell* – University of Illinois, College of Engineering

Caitlin Drake – Busey Bank

Mark Driscoll – Champaign County Mental Health Board and Developmental Disabilities Board

John Humlicek - University of Illinois

Sandy Klitzing - Illinois State University, Retired

Janet Kroencke - Univeristy of Illinois

Wynne Korr- University of Illinois, College of Social Work

Sara Olson - University of Illinois

Carolyn Petersen - Community Volunteer

Denise Poindexter - University of Illinois

Blair Rowitz* - Carle

Jenn Smist - University of Illinois

Kerri Wiman – City of Champaign


*UWCC Board Member


Sue Grey- President & CEO

Beverley Baker- Director, Community Impact

Amy Huang - Community Impact Associate


Resource Development Committee

Randy Green, Chair

Workplace Campaigns Division

Greg Anderson, U of I Employees Credit Union

Pam Bigler, Carle Foundation Hospital

Brian Holding, Human Kinetics

Pat Kovar, Community Member

John Olson, Federal Companies

Andy Quarnstrom, Champaign Firefighters and Champaign Township Supervisior

Rush Record, Champaign County CASA

Sarah Zehr, University of Illinois, Office of Public Engagement

Leadership Giving Division

Curt Anderson, Busey Wealth Management

Leanne Barnhart

Jeff Bell, Busey Wealth Management

Dawn Carson, Aetna

Matt Difanis, Re/Max Realty Associates

Maureen Banks, University of Illinois Facilities & Services

Bob Mulcahey, Stratum Med

Chris Shroyer, Busey Bank

Jeana Shroyer, Campaign Co-Chair

Stephanie Stuart, Champaign Unit 4 Schools

Laura Wetherell, Frogs and Fairies

Emerging Community Leaders Advisory Committee 

Lonndon Blake, The Pavilion

Meg Dickinson, University of Illinois

Beckie Kane, Big Grove Tavern

Erin Lippitz, Champaign Center Partnership

John Olson, UWCC Board Representative - Federal Companies 

Ross Richards - University of Illionis Foundation

Charlee Seaton - Busey Wealth Management

Bryan Snodgrass, Busey

Stephanie Stuart, Champaign Unit 4 Schools

Cayla Waters, University of Illinois

Jill Wilberg, University of Illinois

Sarah Zehr, University of Illinois


Marketing Committee

Cynthia Bruno, Co-Chair - WCIA 3

Dave Wetherell, Co-Chair - Cozad Asset Management

Greg Anderson, UI Employees Credit Union

Tony Clements, University of Illinois, Retired