Our Board of Directors

Mike Thomas

Immediate Past Board Chair

Barrett & Thomas, CPA

Ed Broussard

City of Tyler Manager

Marty Crawford

TISD Superintendent

Brian Brandt

Core Insights

ETCN Chair

Ben Neal

Ingersoll Rand – TRANE

Rocky Gill

Express Employment Professionals

James Sheridan

Texas Bank & Trust

Campaign Chair

John Gaston

President and CEO

United Way of Smith Co

Claude Figueroa

Centerpoint Energy

Leo Rossler

Social Security Administration

Jay Knight

Complete Business Systems

Chief Jimmy Toler

City of Tyler PD

Jeff Austin III

Austin Bank

Dennis Cullinane

Agency Director Liaison

East Texas Food Bank

Nathan Dunham

Community Impact Chair

Barrett and Thomas, CPA

Marilyn Abegg-Glass

Joey Seeber

Build United Chair

Level 2 Review

Jason Proctor

Christus Trinity Mother Frances

Verna Hall

VKHLC Chair Emeritus

Gail Evans

211 East Texas Chair

Express Employment

Brian Brennan

UT Health East Texas

David Stein

Board Chair

Office Pride

Amanda Monk-Worthington

Monk Financial

Jesse Acosta

Facility Chair

Retired University Administrator

Keith Starr

Starr Shoenbrun & Comte

Heidi Carriveau

Governance Chair

Centene Corporation

Daniel Deslatte

UT Health East Texas

Jared Green

Treasurer

Southside Bank

Robert Rivers

IRCO/TRANE

Emeritus Board Members (Past Board Chairmen):

Henry Bell

2008-2010

Phil Hurley

1985

Sam Roosth

1992

Doug Bolles

2011-2012

Titus Jones

1994

Clay Thompson

2010-2011

John Gaston

1996

Bill Martin

1989

John Tindel

1982

Doug Hunsley

2005-2006

Aubrey Sharp

1998

Bob Turner

1999

Your United Way Staff

John Gaston

John Gaston

President and CEO

John Berry

John Berry

Development Director

Eric Alvarado

Eric Alvarado

Campaign Manager

Lisa Gardner

Lisa Gardner

Director of Community Impact

Karen Malcolm

Karen Malcolm

CFO

Tami Urias

Tami Urias

ETCN Program Coordinator

Magen Anderson

Magen Anderson

Director, 2-1-1 East Texas

Stephanie Lamb

Stephanie Lamb

Director, East Texas Center for Nonprofits

Kathy Fergueson

Kathy Fergueson

Resource & Call Center Manager – 211 East TX