Melissa Schafer, President, River Point Properties, LLC, Owner/Broker
Other Volunteer Work in the Community: Member of the Development Advisory Board, Member of the Board of Realtors
I support the United Way because it is a way to give back to the community in which I was born and raised. United Way helps so many worthy agencies that help make Washington County a great place to live, work, and play in.
Barb Close, Vice President, Huntington National Bank-Marietta Area Retail/Small Business Officer
Other Volunteer Work in the Community: Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church, Essentially Yours, Betsey Mills Club, Mid-Ohio Valley Chamber of Commerce, Fort Frye Athletics
I'm honored to be part of the United Way. As an active member of the community, I see all the great organizations that the United Way supports. I see the value that it provides to making our community such a great place to live. And I see the lives that are changed by the United Way.
Larry Hiser, Marietta College, Athletic Director
Other Volunteer Work in the Community: Various civic projects as Rotary Club Member for the last 7 years, Marietta High School Booster Club Supporter, Putnam Congregational Church Board Member.
I support the United Way because it is a time-tested, trustworthy, unbiased agency that truly helps its local communities.
Danielle Allphin, Peoples Bank, Reno Branch Manager
Other Volunteer Work in the Community: Marietta High School Alumni & Friends, Alpha Xi Delta Building Corporation Board, & Zonta
I support the United Way because I love the service that's provided and want to help make a difference in our community.
Chett Pritchett, Marietta College, Assistant Director of Alumni Engagement, Regional Associations and Online Communications
Other Volunteer Work in the Community: Marietta Morning Rotary, former Executive Director of Methodist Federation for Social Action
I support the United Way because education and lifting people from poverty are an expression of my faith. Having lived in the Washington, DC area for 16 years, I'm excited to be back in Washington County and share my experiences in church and non-profit work.
Evy Bryant, Phillips School, Retired Teacher
Other Volunteer Work in the Community: Director General of the Ohio River Sternwheel Festival
I support the United Way because it supports the agencies that help people with the greatest needs and people of all ages. From the very young students to our senior citizens, our agencies support them all.
David Howell, Suddenlink Media, Sr. Director of Operations, Retired
Other Volunteer Work in the Community: Ted Romine Toastmasters Club of Parkersburg, Parkersburg Choral Society, Blennerhassett Corvette Association
I support the United Way because I want to give back to my community. Marietta has been such a great place to raise a family and the United Way partners with a variety of local agencies that help to benefit a large cross-selection of the local community.
Ashley Metts, Marietta Memorial Hospital, Director Cardiovascular Services
Other Volunteer Work in the Community: I presently am in grad school so my time is limited. I do volunteer with my Church and also through the hospital.
I support the United Way because I want to support the members of the community in which I live.
(Photo: Marietta College) Amanda Haney-Cech, Ex-officio Member, Marietta College, Director of the Academic Resource Center
Other Volunteer Work in the Community: Girl Scout troop co-leader, MOVP, community sporting events
I support the United Way because I grew up in this community, and received so much support. Being involved with United Way allows me to give back and to see all the good work that is happening.