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Board of Directors

United Way of Northern Nevada and the Sierra is a volunteer governed organization. This means that your neighbors, your co-workers and your friends make all decisions based on the needs of our community. Our Board of Directors consists of community leaders with diverse backgrounds and a full understanding of the needs of our cities and rural areas. Additionally, hundreds of volunteers provide leadership and direction for the organization.

Officers
Stephanie Ginter, MBA Chair
 
Mitch Cohen Vice Chair
 
Nancy Hamilton Vice Chair
 
Diane Ravenscroft
 
Treasurer
 
Jason Weldon
 
Secretary
 
Karen Barsell
 
CEO & President
 
Committee & Subcommittee Chairs
Kate Marshall
 
Audit
 
Open
 
Annual Giving
 
Stephanie Ginter
 
Board Development/Nominating
 
Betty Rose
 
Community Impact
 
Mitch Cohen
 
Endowment, Planned Giving
 
Diane Ravenscroft
 
Finance
 
Bonnie Drinkwater, Esq.
 
Legal Advisor
 
Nancy Hamilton
 
Literacy is the Cure
 
Shera Alberti-Annunzio
 
Ethics Liaison
 

 

Board of Directors

Priscilla Bender (*Dec. 31, 2019)
 
Community Volunteer
 
Mitch Cohen (*Dec. 31, 2017)
 
District Manager, U.S. Bank
 
Phillip Cote (*Dec. 31, 2018)
 
Reno Hub & Feeder Division Manager, UPS
 
Bonnie Drinkwater, Esq. (*Dec. 31, 2017)
 
Owner, Drinkwater Law Offices
 
Stephanie Ginter, MBA (**Dec. 31, 2019)
 
Senior Business Rental Sales Executive, Enterprise Holdings
 
Jessica Glover (*Dec. 31, 2019)
 
West Coast Account Executive, Better World Books
 
Rick Gorman (**Dec. 31, 2017)
 
Chief Financial Officer, Reno-Tahoe Airport Authority
 
Laura Granier (*Dec. 31, 2019)
 
Partner, Davis Graham & Stubbs LLP
 
Estela Gutierrez (*Dec. 31, 2019)
 
Vice President of Student Services, Truckee Meadows Community College
 
Nancy Hamilton (**Dec. 31, 2018)
 
Vice President, Community Development, Wells Fargo
 
Larry Harvey (*Dec. 31, 2019)
 
Director Human Resources, Click Bond, Inc
 
James Lyle (*Dec. 31, 2017)
 
Supervisor, Warehouse Operations, NV Energy
 
Valerie Luevano (*Dec. 31, 2019)
 
Director, Center for Social Justice & Health Equity, Child Health Institute, Renown Health
 
Kate Marshall (*Dec. 31, 2018)
 
Community Volunteer
 
Tom Pfoh (*Dec. 31, 2018)
 
Pricing Manager, Bently Nevada/ GE Oil and Gas
 
Diane Ravenscroft (*Dec. 31, 2018)
 
CPA, MacFarlane, Faletti & Co. LLP
 
Betty Rose (*Dec. 31, 2017)
 
Community Volunteer, UWNNS; Retired
 
Jason Weldon (*Dec. 31, 2017)
 
Store Leader and Vice President, Scheels All Sports, Inc
 
Jeff Scott (*Dec. 31, 2019)
 
Library Director, Washoe County Library System
 
Mary Wink (*Dec. 31, 2018)
 
Senior Vice President, Reno Market President, Bank of America
 

  *Denotes end of first term.

**Denotes end of second term.