Board of Directors

United Way Leadership

The United Way of Southwestern Indiana Board of Directors is comprised of 25 individuals representing a cross section of the community. The Board sets and monitors policies, reviews the budget, and ensures United Way’s accountability to all donors. We are grateful for their dedication and support of United Way by contributing resources, time and expertise to help create positive change in our community.


Executive Committee Officers

Tricia Hollander Henning, Chair
Matt Theby, Vice Chair
Lindsay Schmitt, Treasurer
Ed Stratton, Secretary
Sherry Shen, Executive at Large
Brent Wilson, Executive at Large

Committee Chairs

Brent Wilson, Focus Area Cabinet
Matt Theby, Self-Sufficiency Committee
Dr. James Porter, Campaign Cabinet
Scott Evernham, Board Governance Committee
Lindsay Schmitt, Finance Committee
Chase Kelly, Marketing Committee
Tina Farrington,Strategic Focus Committee

Board of Directors

Serita Cabell, Memorial Community Development
Steve Crow, Alcoa (Retired)
Dr. Heidi Dunniway, St. Vincent-Evansville
Brad Ellsworth, Vectren
Scott Evernham, Old National Bank
Heidi Dunniway, St. Vincent – Evansville
Tina Farrington, Old National Bank
Cathlin Gray, EVSC Center for Family, School & Community Partnership (Retired)
Anna Hargis, Merrill Lynch & Company
Tricia Hollander Henning, Hilliard Lyons
Lynn Lingafelter, Deaconess Health System
Jared McIntosh, Fifth Third Bank
Ryan McRoberts, IBEW 16
David Milligan
, Heritage Federal Credit Union
Pete Paradossi, Evansville Regional Business Committee
Lee Riddle, F.C. Tucker Emge Realtors
Mark Samila, Kahn Dees Donovan & Kahn, LLP
Lindsay Schmitt, George Koch Sons, LLC
Sherry Shen, Alcoa
Ed Stratton, Berry Global
Mike Sutton, Evansville Commerce Bank
Matt Theby, Lensing Building Specialties
Phil Wahl, Atlas World Group
Jonathan Weinzapfel, Ivy Tech Community College
Brent Wilson, Benefits 7
Dr. James Porter, Deaconess (ex-officio)
Deidra Conner, The Arc of Evansville (Partner Agency Representative)