United Way of Palm Beach County Board of Directors


United Way of Palm Beach County is a volunteer-driven organization representing our entire county. From the board of directors to community impact volunteers, and the hundreds of others who lend a hand each year, volunteer and community leaders ensure United Way of Palm Beach County continues to make a measurable difference in the lives of people in need in our community.

Board of Directors and Committees

UWPBC Board of Directors – reviews and approves all significant financial issues and commitments. They review the monthly financial statements and the annual audited statements and information returns (IRS Form 990). They are accountable for and actively participate in improvements to the policies and procedures of the UWPBC and the accompanying internal controls that ensure the proper stewardship of donations. The Board approves the annual budget and associated agency funding recommendations.

UWPBC Executive Committee – comprised of members of the Board of Directors – oversees all aspects of the organization’s strategic plan and provides additional oversight of financial management and practices.

UWPBC Audit Committee – comprised of financial experts – manages the annual audit process and is responsible for hiring and evaluating the CPA firm which performs the annual audit.

UWPBC Finance Committee – also comprised of financial experts – meets monthly to review UWPBC’s year-to-date financial statements, discuss other significant financial issues and oversee the financial policies and procedures of UWPBC. The committee has oversight of the investment portfolio, monitors and formally reviews performance, and provides recommendation in accordance with the Investment Policy.


2020-2021 Board of Directors

Executive Committee

 

Frank Compiani

Board Chair 

Executive Compensation Committee Chair

Community Volunteer

Kim Jones

Immediate Past Chair

Governance Committee Chair

Tropical Vibes

David Williams

Vice Chair of the Board of Directors

Strategic Planning Committee Chair

Chair Elect

Wells Fargo

Laurie George, Ph.D

President & CEO

United Way of Palm Beach County

Fabiola Brumley

Secretary

Bank of America

Craig Jenkins, CPA

Treasurer

Finance Committee Chair

CutisCare LLP

Rikki Bagatell

Legal Counsel

Shutts & Bowen LLP

Mike Bauer

Campaign Cabinet Chair

Roger Dean Chevrolet Stadium

Meredith Rollo

Community Impact Committee Chair

Florida Power & Light Company

Talla McGahee

At Large Member

Publix Super Markets

Juan Cocuy, CPA

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee Chair

CEO and President of COPA Advisors, LLC

Lisa Williams-Taylor, Ph.D.

At Large Member

Hunger Advisory Council Vice Chair

Children’s Services Council of Palm Beach County

Donald Kiselewski

At Large Member

Policy Subcommittee Vice Chair

Florida Power & Light Company

Joseph B. Shearouse, III

At Large Member

Seacoast Bank


Board Members

 

Rikki Bagatell

Legal Counsel

Shutts & Bowen, LLP

Danielle Basinski

Emerging Leaders Society Chair

The Breakers Hotel

Michael Bauer

Campaign Cabinet Chair

Roger Dean Stadium

Jennifer Brancaccio

Strategic Planning Committee Vice Chair

Iberia Bank

Howard Bregman, Esq.

Emeritus Director 

Howard Bregman PA

Adam I. Bregman

Shutts & Bowen, LLP

Fabiola Brumley

Secretary

Bank of America

Donald Byrd

NTW – National Tire Wholesale

Reverend Pamela Cahoon

Hunger Advisory Council Chair

Community Volunteer

Christopher Chase

Campaign Cabinet Vice Chair

Finance Committee Vice Chair

Truist

Juan Cocuy, CPA

Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion Committee Chair

CEO and President of COPA Advisors, LLC

Frank Compiani

Chair of the Board of Directors

Executive Committee Chair

Executive Compensation Committee Chair

Community Volunteer

Edith Di Francesco

Carrier

Patric Edmondson

Modernizing Medicine

Earnie Ellison, Jr.

Ellison Consulting Group, LLC

George T. Elmore

Emeritus Director 

Hardrives Inc.

John Fischetti

Community Impact Committee Vice Chair

Sikorsky Aircraft

John F. Flanigan, Esq.

Emeritus Director

Nason, Yeager, Gerson, Harris & Fumero, P.A.

Brett Frazee

Tocqueville Society Chair

Community Volunteer

 

 

John L. Gall, Jr.

Labor Representative

Pratt & Whitney Rocketdyne

Alan Garcia

EY

Chief Deputy Michael E. Gauger (Ret.)

Emergency Preparedness Subcommittee Chair

Community Volunteer

Michelle Gonzalez

Agency Representative

Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies

Tony Hunter

The McClatchy Company

Craig Jenkins

Treasurer

Finance Committee Chair

CutisCare LLC

Kim Jones

Immediate Past Chair

Governance Committee Chair

Tropical Vibes

Don Kiselewski

Policy Subcommittee Vice Chair

At Large Member of the Executive Committee

NextEra Energy, Inc.

Jon Levinson

Policy Subcommittee Chair 

REL Enterprises

Talla McGahee

At Large Member of the Executive Committee

Publix Super Markets

Arthur Menor, Esq.

Shutts & Bowen, LLP

Keith Oswald

The School District of Palm Beach County

Michael Pumo

WPEC – CBS 12/Sinclair Broadcast Group

Meredith Rollo

Community Impact Committee Chair

Florida Power & Light

Gina Sabean

PNC Bank

Joseph B. Shearouse, III

At Large Member of the Executive Committee

Seacoast Bank

Geeta Singh

Women United Chair

City National Bank

Michael Spears

Innovation & Technology Subcommittee Chair

NCCI Holdings, Inc.

Allison Taylor

Audit Committee Chair

Deloitte

Robert vanGiessen

Pratt & Whitney

David R. Williams

Chair Elect

Strategic Planning Committee Chair

Wells Fargo

Chandler Williamson

TCG, LLC

Lisa Williams-Taylor, Ph.D.

Hunger Advisory Council Committee Vice Chair

Children’s Services Council of Palm Beach County

Accreditations

Contributions benefit United Way of Palm Beach County, a not-for-profit tax-exempt organization. Our EIN is 59-0683258.
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