Board of Directors

Our local United Way is proud to have a truly dedicated Board of Directors representing Wicomico, Worcester, Somerset and Dorchester Counties. The Board actively works to ensure we operate in the most efficient manner possible to meet the diverse human needs on the Lower Eastern Shore. Board members are proven leaders in our community who also lead the way in governing our local United Way.

 

Executive Officers

President, Jim Hartstein, The Insurance Market

 

Immediate Past President, Rick Nelson, Nelson's Nationwide Insurance

 

Executive Vice President, Dana Seiler, Vantage Point Solutions Group

 

Treasurer, Roy Geiser, TGM Group, LLC

 

VP of Dorchester County, Jennifer Layton, Layton's Chance Winery

 

VP of Somerset County, Cortney Monar, Princess Anne Elementary School

 

VP of Worcester County, Cole Taustin, The Embers Restaurant & BLU Crabhouse & Rawbar

 

VP of Wicomico County, Beth Reid, Healogics at Peninsula Regional Medical Center 

 

VP of Community Impact, Kim Conway-Dumpson, University of Maryland Eastern Shore

 

VP of Communications, Memo Diriker, BEACON at Salisbury University 

 

VP of Special Projects, Mary Mengason, Avery Hall Insurance Group

 

Directors

Greg Bassett, Salisbury Independent

 

Pete Bugas, Interstate Container

 

Michele Canopii, Maryland Department of Transportation's MVA

 

Steven Farrow, Piedmont Airlines

 

John Gaddis, Somerset County Board of Education

 

Donna Hanlin, Wicomico County Board of Education

 

Amy Hasson, Salisbury University

 

Ron Hickman, TGM Group, LLC

 

Bryan Hurst, Perdue

 

Davis Jean-Louis, Interstate Container

 

Dennis Killian, Peninsula Regional Medical Center

 

Gus Lebois, Civic Leader

 

Jim List, James A. List Attorney at Law

 

Sharon Morris, First Shore Federal 

 

 

Allen Nelson, Civic Leader

 

Bryan Newton, Wor-Wic Community College

 

Susan Parker, Delmarva Media Group

 

Jesse Reid, Wicomico County Board of Education

 

Ginny Reid-Matern, Civic Leader

 

Laura Rodriguez, PNC Bank

 

Candice Schroepfer, Perdue Fams

 

Joy Strand, Civic Leader

 

Connie Strott, Law Firm of George G. Strott, Jr.

 

Annette Wallace, Pocomoke High School