OUR BOARD

United Way of Northwest Arkansas' Board of Directors is a distinguished group of leaders whose strategic decision-making and guidance steer the organization. We set significant and measurable goals and hold ourselves accountable to you and to our board.

Executive Committee

Larry Manry

Chairman of the Board
Bank of America

Joe Lloyd

Vice-Chair Elect of the Board
Tyson

Marsha Jones

Board Secretary & Governance
Committee Chair
Springdale Public Schools-Retired

Kent Williamson

Board Treasurer & Finance and Audit Committee Chair
ARVEST

Jeremy Woody

Immediate Past Chair of the Board
Legacy Bank

Betsy Smyth

Community Impact Committee Chair
ARVEST

Mike Russell

Marketing and Development Committee Chair & 2018 Campaign Cabinet Chairman
Simpactful

Danny Funkhouser

Gift In Kind Warehouse Committee Chair
Walmart

Board Members at Large

Jim Fisher

ARVEST-Retired

Julie Gudde

Procter & Gamble

Tracy Harlow

Walmart

Laura Kellams

Arkansas Advocates For Children and Families

Tim Kimball

Northwest Health Physicians'
Specialty Hospital

Ken Robertson

Walmart

Mark Ryan

ARVEST

Octavio Sanchez

Walmart

John Shaw

Walmart

Shane Sutton

Cobb-Vantress, Inc.

Kathleen Trotter

Krysalis Consulting and
Art Center of the Ozarks

David Vaden

EY