Board of Directors

United Way of Marquette County 2018-19 Board Members

    Name                     Officers                               Affiliation

Christine Pesola                    President                                     Retired, Landmark Inn       
Scott Erbisch                         Vice President                             County of Marquette
Kara Katona                          Secretary                                     Makela, Toutant, Hill & Nardi
Ward Rantala                        Treasurer                                     Wells Fargo Advisors, LLC

Deb Hatcher                          Immediate Past Pres.                  Retired, Younkers

   Name                                                                Affiliation

Michael Angeli II                                                                        Marquette City Manager
Michael Angeli III                                                                       Frei Chevrolet   
Shawn Beckman                                                                        River Valley Bank
Stu Bradley                                                                                Retired, Edward Jones
Mark Canale                                                                              Canale Tonella Funeral Home

Jennifer Claus                                                                           U.P. Health Plan
Scott Erbisch                                                                             Marquette County Administrator
Richard Graybill                                                                        Graybill and Mead, Attorneys at Law
Natasha Lantz                                                                           Plant Centered Living
Bruce Miller                                                                               Dr. Bruce Miller, DDS
Hugh Miller    
                                                                           Peninsual Medical Center    
Michele Moran                                                                          Retired, MGH

Glenn Sarka                                                                              Sarka, Attorney at Law
Gabe Seelen                                                                             SEMCO Energy
Suzanne Sharland-Hemmila                                                     Ulta Beauty
Scott Smith                                                                                Northern Michigan University
Ruth Solinski                                                                             UP Heath Systems Marquette
Linda St. Arnauld                                                                      Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
Robert Toutant                                                                          Retired CPA, MTHN                 
Karen Wuokko                                                                          Retired, Vast Insurance
BSW Student UW (Ex-officio)                                                   NMU Student Representative     

MSW Student UW (Ex-officio)                                                  USC Student Representative



United Way in Your Community

All of us want to give back to our community and make it safer and healthier for our families, our friends and our neighbors. That’s why they support the United Way of Marquette County.
  • United Way of Marquette County only uses 6% of it's budget for administrative costs
  • All money raised in Marquette County stays in Marquette County
  • United Way of Marquette County is made up of 29 partner agencies
  • United Way of Marquette County has 24 Board members, ensuring diversity
  • Community Volunteers decide what programs get funded and how much

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