Middlesex United Way Committees

United Way is a volunteer-driven organization and you can personally lead the way by joining one of our committees. If you are interested in joining one of our committees, please email the respective staff member.

AUDIT COMMITTEE  

  • Appoint independent auditor
  • Review with Management and Board of Directors the finding and recommendations of the auditor

Volunteer Chair: David Reynolds 
Staff: Dee Tulinski

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

  • Appoint and oversee the operation of committees
  • Determine policy
  • Hire and evaluate the President & CEO  

Volunteer Chair: Scott Carlson

COMMUNITY IMPACT COUNCIL    

  • Recommend funding for all partners
  • Recommend funding priorities  

Volunteer Chair: Andy Rapp
Staff: Ed Bonilla

COMMUNITY IMPACT TEAMS    

Responsible for developing measurable community-level outcomes and funding decisions in four focus areas:

  • Education Impact Team - Vision: Students succeed academically – Coleen Duffy, Chair
  • Income Impact Team – Vision: Individuals and families are economically stable – Mark Gonsalves, Chair
  • Health/Positive Youth Development Impact Team – Vision: Youth and adults avoid risky behaviors - TBD
  • Health/Wellness Impact Team – Individuals and families are healthy and safe - Kara Sheftel, Chair
  • Housing Impact Team– Individuals and families have safe and affordable housing - Heather Tine-Scozzari, Chair

Staff: Ed Bonilla

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

  • Set strategic direction for the organization
  • Meet in between board meetings to review critical issues   

Volunteer Chair: Scott Carlson

FINANCE    

Review and monitor financial operations and investments
Recommend total agency, administration and capital budgets    

Volunteer Chair: Allison Dowe                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Staff: Kevin Wilhelm, Dee Tulinski

INVESTMENT  

  •  Make decisions about the allocation and investment of funds in the endowment
  • Recommend income to be spent on programs
  • Develop investment policy statement
  • Monitor performance of investments
  • Promote the endowment to attract planned gifts   

Volunteer Chair: Cliff Straub   
Staff: Kevin Wilhelm

NOMINATING  

  • Seek out and nominate candidates for officers and directors
  • Determine Community Service Award recipient  

Volunteer Chair: TBD
Staff: Kevin Wilhelm

HUMAN RESOURCES  

  • Formulate personnel policies and benefits for Board approval
  • Recommend staffing requirements & salary ranges    

Volunteer Chair: Janet Parriello
Staff: Kevin Wilhelm

YOUNG LEADERS SOCIETY

Develop opportunities for young professionals (40 and under) to connect to United Way and give back to the community   

Volunteer Chair: Kevin Harris
Staff: Amanda Furlong

WOMEN’S INITIATIVE

Develop strategies to involve women in giving and volunteering

Volunteer Chair: Meghann LaFountain  
Staff: Tracy Raicik