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.

PRESIDENT — Mr. Allan Hackett – Community Volunteer
FIRST VICE-PRESIDENT — Mr. David Gearing – Community Volunteer
PAST PRESIDENT — Mr. Bob Wilding – Community Volunteer
TREASURER — Mr. Aaron Evans – Financial Manager

Mrs. Donna Carricato – School Principal
Mr. Paul Hazlett – Natural Resource Canada
Ms. Stephanie Collins – District Member
Mr. Darrell Czop – Labour Representative
Mrs. Wendy Beilhartz – Community Volunteer
Mr. Craig Kohler – Community Volunteer
Mr. Jonathan Nolan – NSC President
Ms. Carolyn Hepburn – Director of Native Education


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
Brianne Veale – Fundraising Manager
Lori Huston – Manager Essential Services
Mike Delfre – Director of Operations, Food Security
Dawn Trudeau – Administration Coordinator, Co Lead
Debbie King – Administration Coordinator, Co Lead
Rayna Evoy – Project Coordinator
Dawna King – Community Assistance Trust Coordinator
Sherry McCarthy – Essential Services Outreach Worker
Kaylee D’Angelo – Essential Services Outreach Worker
Marilyn Hug – Community Engagement Coordinator
Jessica Laidley – Food Resource Centre Coordinator