Local United Way Welcomes New Board Members
On January 26, the Wyoming County United Way elected and welcomed a new group of dedicated local residents as board members.
As part of our annual tradition, 2011 Board President, Atty. Sandy Boyle ceremoniously passed the gavel to 2012 President, Flo DePolo. New and returning officers and board members were elected as follows:
President - Flo DePolo
Past-President - Sandy Boyle, Esq.
Vice President - John Keefe
Secretary - Karen Seibert – Milnes Companies
Treasurer – Debbie Shurtleff
Bill Barber – Frontier Communications
Jan Cechak – Tunkhannock Area School District
*Alan Dakey – Peoples Neighborhood Bank
Jim Davis – DGK Insurance
*Mike Dickinson - Williams
Steve Franko, Esq.
Kathi Harter Keefe
Paul Lupinski – P&G
*Lori Robinson – Eatonville/Evans Falls UMC
Colleen Ronchi – Lackawanna Trail School District
*Walter Sarafinko – First Liberty Bank
*New Board Member
The board also thanked retiring board members Eric Shedlauskas and Bob Barkley and retiring campaign chair Arthur Sherwood for their leadership, years of service, and dedication to our local United Way.
The Wyoming County United Way supports the organization’s mission H.O.P.E. is Helping Our People Everyday! For more than 60 years, our community has been served by a locally governed, locally focused United Way, serving the residents in need in Wyoming County.
Every dollar raised by our local United Way stays right here, supporting more than 40 essential programs and over 20 partner agencies, focused on the immediate needs of our residents and solutions to keep our community strong for their future.
Local volunteers are needed to assist with programs and special events. For more information on volunteer opportunities, contact the United Way office at 570.836.1661 or by email at email@example.com.