Board of Directors

United Way Sault Ste. Marie & district is governed by its Board of Directors, a diverse group of community leaders and key decision makers who provide vision, strategic leadership, accountability, and stewardship.

Mr. Bob Wilding – President
Ms. Carolyn Hepburn – Past President
Mr. Allan Hackett – First Vice-President
Mr. Aaron Evans – Treasurer


Our Team

Meet the people who mobilize change in the community of Sault Ste. Marie and district on a daily basis
Gary Vipond – Chief Executive Officer
Maureen Dodd – Director, Stakeholder Relations & Public Affairs
Dawn Trudeau – Administration Coordinator, Co Lead
Debbie King – Administration Coordinator, Co Lead
Kaitlyn Irwin – Campaign Co-ordinator
Lori Huston – Manager, Volunteer Sault Ste Marie
Rayna Evoy – Campaign & Project Co-ordinator
Dawna King – Community Assistance Trust Coordinator
Cheryl Edwards – Northern Health Travel Grant Coordinator
Steve Burgess – Community Housing Support Worker
Sherry McCarthy – Community Housing Support Worker
Isabel Crowley – Volunteer Placement Coordinator
Farah Ayaad – Marketing Communications Intern
Marilyn Hug – Campaign Coordinator Intern