Mary Lou joined United Way in November of 2012 as a seasoned fundraising professional with over twenty-five years of experience in the non-profit sector both locally, and nationally, with a passion for helping individuals, families and neighborhoods thrive. In her current role as Associate Director, Individual Giving, Mary Lou provides leadership to her team including major giving, leadership giving, family funds foundations, planned giving, direct mail, research, and stewardship. She has the pleasure of working closely with both the Major Gift Cabinet and Leadership Cabinet, and credits this group of passionate, dedicated volunteers with helping to connect the work of United Way with the greater community. Mary Lou greatly appreciates the opportunity to align philanthropic goals of generous community leaders, individuals and families with the funded programs and initiatives that directly impact those in our community who need help the most.
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