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.
Oversees the fiscal health of our organization, including our budget, audit and tax filings.
Oversees the organization's Impact Grant process and monitors community conditions.
Works to grow our annual fundraising campaign and build a deep connection with our supporters.
Oversees the Emerging Community Leaders program and ECL alumni engagement.
Ensures our organization is communicating effectively with our donors and the community.
Mobilizing women to engage with United Way for progress and community change.
Julie Shapland, University of Illinois - Chair
Sharon Allen, Sterling Wealth Management
Frank Johnston, Inman & Fitzgibbons, Ltd.
Charlie Osborne, BankChampaign, N.A.
Michael Vittone, CliftonLarsonAllen
Bill Bell* – University of Illinois, College of Engineering
Deidra Almaroad - Community Member
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
Wynne Korr- University of Illinois
Carla McCowan* - University of Illinois
Sheri McKiernan - OSF Healthcare
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
* Indicates UWCC Board Member
Sue Grey- President & CEO
Beverley Baker- Director, Community Impact
Amy Huang - Community Impact Associate
Greg Anderson, 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
John Olson, UWCC Board Representative - Federal Companies
Ross Richards - University of Illionis Foundation
Charlee Lin- Busey Wealth Management
Bryan Snodgras - Busey
Cayla Waters, University of Illinois
Jill Wilberg, University of Illinois
Cynthia Bruno, Co-Chair - Busey
Dave Wetherell, Co-Chair - Cozad Asset Management
Deidra Almaroad, Gianina Baker and Carrie Eisenmenger
Steering Committee Members