Our Board of Directors

Our volunteer board leaders come all across our community, ensuring a diverse and enlightened perspective.  The goal that binds them is the assurance that the United Way of Greater Chattanooga is working at peak performance for all.  

Executive Committee

Jay Dale

Board Chair

Ken Jones

Chair Elect

Stefanie Mansueto

Treasurer/Finance Chair

Patti Dungan


Dionne Jenkins

Campaign Chair

Russ Blakely

At Large Officer

Althea Jones

At Large Officer

Tom White

Endowment/Investment Chair

Jim Catanzaro Jr.

Governance Committee Chair

Edna Varner

Immediate Past Chair

Governance Board

All governance board members are independent, voting members.

Russ Blakely

RBA Benefits

Jim Catanzaro Jr.

Chambliss, Bahner, and Stophel, P.C.

Jay Dale

First Horizon

Patti Dungan

Community Advocate 

Angela García

CulturAlly Consulting

Baron Herdelin-Doherty


Paulo Hutson

A Medida Communications LLC

Amanda Jelks

Jelks Law Chattanooga

Dionne Jenkins

Tennessee Valley Federal Credit Union

Althea Jones


Ken Jones


DeJuan Jordan


Stefanie Mansueto

JP Morgan Chase

Dalya Qualls White

BlueCross BlueShield – Tennessee

Tom Rice


Patricia Russell

Hamilton County Schools

Toby Shelton


Ken Smith

Avondale Neighborhood Association

Edna Varner

PEF Chattanooga

Advisory Board

Steve Angle

University of Tennessee at Chattanooga

Charles L. Arant

Community Advocate

Caroline Bentley

Community Advocate

Anne Bradshaw

Women United

Mike Brown

Ronald McDonald House

Mickey Cloud

The Sasha Group

Ryan Crimmins

Lawson Electric 

Alnoor Dhanani

Double Cola

Varsha Ghodasra

Morris, Manning, & Martin, LLP

Tom Glenn

Elders Ace Hardware

Leslie Gower

Assoc. Gen. Contractors, AGC of TN

Judy Graham

Sequatchie Valley Head Start 

Tom Greenholtz

City of Chattanooga

Elaine Harper

Hamilton County Department of Education

Tom Hayslett

Miller & Martin

Brent Hinson


Everlena Holmes

Community Advocate

Laura Ann Howell

Reliance Partners

Stacy Johnson

La Paz

Toccora Johnson

Girls Inc

Sam Jones

Bancorp South

Mary Kilbride

Community Volunteer

Dr. Sarah Lane

Principcal, Bess T. Shepherd

Quentin Lawrence

City Mayor’s Office

Ian Leavy


Michael Lebovitz

CBL Properties

Dr. Tiundra Love

Internal Medicine, Chattanooga

Travis Lytle


Michael Mathis

Pinnacle Financial Partners

Tom McCallie

Community Advocate

Donna McConnico

Signal Centers

Betsy McCright

Chattanooga Housing Authority

Roland McIntyre

Mountaintop Wealth

James McKissic

Arts Build

Angel Moore

Erlanger Community Health

Jared Pickens

Boy Scouts

Helen Pregulman

Community Advocate

Damon Raines

Walker County Schools

Valara Sample


Chris Sands

Hamilton County Government

Cam Scearce

Community Advocate

Jeremy Scruggs

BlueCross BlueShield – Tennessee

Chris Sislo

HHM Wealth Advisors

Katy Spurlock

Urban Child Institute

Mike St. Charles

Chambliss, Bahner, and Stophel, P.C.

Dr. Elaine Swafford


Taylor Clark

Chattanooga Faith and Work

Shalin Tejani

Ribbons and Bows Oh My

Jim Vaughn

SunTrust Bank

Caroline Walker

JP Morgan Chase

Tom White


Brent Williams

Shaw – NWGA

Andrew Zito

Chattanooga Lookouts

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