Our United Way Team

We pride ourselves on having a team of dynamic and dedicated professionals, who tirelessly work to make our community a better place for all.

 


Staff Directory

 

Board of Directors

At United Way of Greater Toledo, our Board of Directors keeps the organization on track and moving forward. These individuals have ongoing meetings to develop strategic tactics that benefit the communities we serve.

  • Mr. Rasesh Shah
    Board Chair
    Executive Committee
    Executive Compenstation Committee
    Audit/Finance Committee
    Governance Committee
    Retired, Former President – The Andersons, Inc. Rail Division
    Term Ending 2020
  • Ms. Jill Kegler
    Board Vice Chair
    Digital Strategy and Data Analytics Committee
    Governance Committee
    Director of Business Development
    Double A Solutions
    Term Ending 2021
  • Ms. Wendy Pestrue, J.D.
    Executive Committee
    Governance Committee
    Digital Strategy and Data Analytics Committee
    President & CEO – United Way of Greater Toledo
    Ex-Officio
  • Mr. Andy Dale
    Audit/Finance, Chair
    Executive Committee
    Chief Operating Officer & Vice President – Hylant
    Term Ending 2020
  • Ms. Asha Barnes
    Digital Strategy and Data Analytics Committee, Chair
    Director, Market Analytics
    HCR ManorCare
    Term Ending 2022
  • Mr. Robert (Bob) Baxter
    President & CEO – Mercy Health, Toledo Region
    Term Ending 2021
  • Mr. Frank Bloomquist
    Vice President – Medical Mutual, Northwest Region
    Term Ending 2022
  • Ms. Dawn Buskey
    Executive Compensation Committee
    President – ProMedica Metro Region, Acute Care
    Term Ending 2021
  • Mr. Ed Carlson
    Ottawa County Advisory Board, Co-Chair
    Retired, former Executive Director of GenOn Ministries
    Term Ending 2021
  • Mr. Kevin Dalton
    President – Toledo Federation of Teachers
    AFL-CIO
    Term Ending 2022
  • Mr. Gerry Danes
    Community Impact Cabinet
    Wood County Advisory Board, Chair
    Sales Division Manager/International Sales/Regulatory Affairs – Jones-Hamilton Co.
    Term Ending 2021
  • Dr. Romules Durant
    Superintendent – Toledo Public Schools
    Term Ending 2020
  • Mr. Alex Gerken
    Governance Committee
    Senior Vice President, Senior Commercial Banker – Fifth Third Bank, Northwest Ohio Region
    Term Ending 2020
  • Mr. Joel Jerger
    Executive Vice President, Market Area Executive – First Federal Bank
    Term Ending 2021
  • Mr. James Kamsickas
    President & CEO – Dana Incorporated
    Term Ending 2020
  • Mr. Bill McDonnell
    Regional President – PNC
    Term Ending 2022
  • Ms. Erica Parish
    Community Impact Cabinet, Co-Chair
    Executive Committee
    Director, TRIO Student Support Services – Owens Community College
    Term Ending 2020
  • Ms. Paula Russell
    Executive Compensation Committee
    Governance Committee
    Vice President Human Resources, Total Rewards – Owens Corning
    Term Ending 2020
  • Mr. Brad Toft
    President & CEO – YMCA/JCC of Greater Toledo
    Term Ending 2020