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.
2018 Board of Directors:
President ~ Lori Shipman, Lori Shipman Consulting
Vice President ~ Katie Dewitt, Whitley County Economic Development Corporation
Treasurer ~ Mary Hartman, Peabody Public Library
Secretary ~ Deanna Kissinger, Northeastern REMC
David Smith, STAR Financial Bank
Dianne Potter, Parkview Whitley Hospital
Jeff Walker, City of Columbia City
Paul Zilz, Capstone Consulting, LLC
Dane Starkey, Fox Products, Inc.
Jon Shew II, J & K Communications, Inc.
Jason Meyer, Passages, Inc.
Dr. Laura McDermott, Whitley County Consolidated Schools
Peter Allen, STAR Financial Bank
Betty Kunnard, Ultra Electronics – USSI