Board of Directors & Trustees

Board of Directors

Board Officers
  • Andrew Treadwell, Board Chair
    Indian River State College
  • Genelle Yost, Immediate Past Chair
    Consultant
  • Staci Ludwig, Treasurer
    Proctor, Crook, Crowder & Fogal, P.A.
  • Jan Chase, Secretary
    Martin Health Systems

Directors

  • Dana Apfelbaum
    Dean, Mead, Minton & Zwemer
  • Bob Bysshe
    Harbour Ridge Yacht & Country Club
  • Thomas D. Epsky
    Fl. Reemployment Appeals Commission, Board of Govenors United Way of Florida
  • John Farinacci
    Publix
  • Vanessa Farnes
    Seacoast National Bank
  • Michelle Franklin
    St. Lucie County Property Appraiser
  • Herman Funderburk
    Wal-Mart Distribution Center
  • Wayne Gent
    St. Lucie County School District

  • Fort Pierce Utilities Authority
  • Sharon Kelly-Brown
    Sharon Kelly Realty, LLC
  • Shelly Thomas
    Wells Fargo Bank
  • Howard TiptonĀ 
    St. Lucie County Board of County Commissioners
  • Horace Webb
    Retired, Entergy Charitable Foundation

Spotlights

Good News!

Roxanne Wells, Director of Communications and Work Place Giving accepts a generous grant of a $5,000.00 corporate gift to our Annual Campaign. Pictured (left to right) Ruben Valls; Roxanne Wells; Elaine Clem; Idalmy Figueroa. Roxanne Wells, Director of Communications and Work Place Giving accepts a generous grant of a $5,000.00 corporate gift to our Annual Campaign. Pictured (left to right) Ruben Valls; Roxanne Wells; Elaine Clem; Idalmy Figueroa.
UWSLC board member Jan Chase was presented with a $262,000 check by Publix St. Lucie County Management Team. This generous corporate gift to our annual campaign was made by Publix Super Markets Charities. UWSLC board member Jan Chase was presented with a $262,000 check by Publix St. Lucie County Management Team. This generous corporate gift to our annual campaign was made by Publix Super Markets Charities.
Thank you Harbour Ridge Yacht & Country Club for another banner year fundraising for, both, St. Lucie and Martin Counties. Pictured with Karen Knapp is Lois & Brent Fraser, Harbour Ridge 2016-2017 Campaign Co-Chairs and Carol Houwaart-Diez. Thank you Harbour Ridge Yacht & Country Club for another banner year fundraising for, both, St. Lucie and Martin Counties. Pictured with Karen Knapp is Lois & Brent Fraser, Harbour Ridge 2016-2017 Campaign Co-Chairs and Carol Houwaart-Diez.
United Way of SLC CEO Karen Knapp spoke to state legislators at the SLC Legislative Delegation Meeting at IRSC on Friday, advocating on behalf of children, the elderly and Asset Limited, Income Constrained, Employed (ALICE) families. United Way of SLC CEO Karen Knapp spoke to state legislators at the SLC Legislative Delegation Meeting at IRSC on Friday, advocating on behalf of children, the elderly and Asset Limited, Income Constrained, Employed (ALICE) families.