Board of Directors

United Way of Greater New Bedford is governed by a volunteer board of directors. Our board draws from area businesses, educational institutions, municipal departments and other organizations. Each member is part of the backbone of United Way, investing their time and talent to make sure that we remain a leader in providing positive solutions to the issues that affect our community.

Board of Directors/ Beth & Roland

New Board Chair Roland Giroux receiving the gavel from past Chair Beth Sylvia Caldwell

Officers

CHAIR
Roland Giroux
Acushnet Company

IMMEDIATE PAST CHAIR
Beth Sylvia Caldwell
Sylvia Group of Insurance Agencies

VICE CHAIR
Scott Dubois
Pidalia

CLERK
Christopher Hodgson
Coastal Financial

TREASURER
Robert Pielech, CPA
CliftonLarsonAllen LLP

Board of Directors

Ann Auger
BayCoast Bank

Atty. Christopher Cassara
Partridge, Snow & Hahn LLP

Jennifer Downing
Leadership SouthCoast

Kim Ferreira
Mass in Motion

Deidre Fountain
BankFive

Anthony Garro
University of Massachusetts Dartmouth

Donald Hartley
EdwardJones
Diane Howes
Southcoast Physicians Group

Joseph Lopes
Massachusetts Growth Capital Corporation

Bob Manny
Ava Anderson

Nancy McFadden
Bridgewater State University

Vernon Miles
RMS Mortgage

Joan Pilling
Bristol County Savings Bank

Maria Rebelo
Rockland Trust

Warley Williams
GNB Voc-Tech

 Honorary Board Members

Carolyn Burnham, Joel Burns, Norman Cartmill, John Day, David Fortin, Glen Johnson, John Linehan, R.F. MacDonald, James Mathes, John Moore, Norma Olivier, George Ripley, Orren B. Robbins, Calvin Siegal