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Our Board

Our Board of Directors provides guidance, oversight and support while partnering with staff to carry out the organization’s mission and strategic plan. The board is comprised of leaders from throughout the greater Twin Cities committed to building a community where all people thrive regardless of income, race or place.

United Way Board of Directors

Officers and Committee Chairs

Al McFarlane


President and Editor-in-Chief, Insight Newspaper

Jim Zappa

Immediate Past Chair

Community Leader

Treasurer and Finance & Human Capital Chair

Global Quality Director - Industrial & Adhesive Tape Division, 3M

Erin Dady


Chief Marketing & Public Relations Officer, Bremer Bank 

Miquel McMoore

Governance Chair

Founder & President, kpCompanies

Ray Joncas

Data & Digital Transformation Chair

VP/Business Unit Director, General Mills

Matt Marsh

Audit Chair

Managing Partner, Deloitte

Chris Dolan

Community Impact Chair

Partner, Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP

Cheryl Hadaway

Advancement Chair

CEO, Hadaway Partners, LLC


Brian Allingham

Partner & COO, Norwest Equity Partners

Lamar Anderson

SVP & General Manager, Andersen Corporation

Nisha Botchwey

Dean of the Humphrey School of Public Affairs, University of Minnesota

Shirley Boyd

Community Leader

Jen Bratton

Managing Director & Senior Partner, Boston Consulting Group

Collin Brinkman

Managing Director, Life Sciences Portfolio Lead, Accenture

Justin Butler

Chief Risk Officer, Bremer Bank

Erick Chi

National Sales Vice President, Life Insurance Distribution, Securian

Patricia Correa

SVP, Chief Human Resources Officer, Xcel Energy

Derek Cunz

President, Mortenson

Amy Dahl

Vice President, International, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary, The Toro Company

Latanya Daniels

Assistant Superintendent, Richfield Public Schools

Kiera Fernandez

Executive Vice President and Chief Community Impact and Equity Officer, and Target Foundation President, Target

David Fiocco

Senior Partner, McKinsey

Peter Frosch

President & CEO, GREATER MSP

Robin Hickman-Winfield

CEO and Executive Producer of SoulTouch Productions

Karen Himle

Community Leader

Kalyn Hove

Regional Senior Vice President, Comcast

Dominic Iannazzo

Office Managing Partner, EY

Olivia Jefferson

VP, Social Impact, Best Buy Co. & Executive Director, Best Buy Foundation

Mary Kaul-Hottinger

EVP Chief Human Resources Officer, CHS, Inc.

Pam Kermisch

Chief Customer Growth Officer, Polaris

Carrie Kosla

VP of Retail, Minneapolis North District Manager, Huntington National Bank

John Lindahl

Community Leader

Laura Lohmann

Finance Leader, Cargill Salt

Erin Horne McKinney

National Executive Director, Howard University & PNC National Center for Entrepreneurship

SVP, Data Analytics Director (CPTS), U.S. Bancorp

Kera Peterson

President, St. Paul Regional Labor Federation

John Potter

Partner, US Deals Clients & Markets Leader, PwC

Lauri Roberts

Community Leader

Dan Rodriguez

Executive Director, Merrick Community Services

Lisa Shannon

President & CEO, Allina Health

Summra Shariff

Executive Director, Twin Cities Diversity in Practice

Shane Shipman

CEO, LeJeune Steel Company

Luchelle Stevens

Community Leader

Sharon Kennedy Vickers

CEO, Software for Good

Rob Vischer

President, University of St. Thomas

Kelli Williams

CEO, The Brand Lab

Heather Williamson

Community Leader

Asad Zaman

Executive Director, Muslim American Society of Minnesota

Troy Zierden

CIO, Ryan Companies

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