Pictured from left to right: Board Chair Sarah Lilly, Deborah Erickson, Brent Hadden, Tamara Jalving
On Thursday, April 28, the Greater Ottawa County United Way Board of Directors appointed Sarah Lilly of Five Star Lakeshore to be the 2016-2017 Chair of the Board. Lyndsie Post of Davenport University was appointed vice chair; Keith Van Beek of Ottawa County remains in the office of treasurer; Kirk Koeman of DWH Corp. was appointed secretary; and Randy Kortering of Haworth assumed the role of At-Large trustee.
The board voted to add three new trustees to serve three-year terms each. They are Deborah Erickson of Fifth Third Bank, Brent Hadden of Coopersville Area Public Schools and Tamara Jalving of GHSP. Returning trustees are: Anna Bednarek, Community Mental Health of Ottawa County; Kevin Hook, publisher of the Grand Haven Tribune; Jeanene Kallio, Transmatic; and Michael MacPherson, Huntington National Bank.
The board thanks outgoing trustees David De Young, Eric Kaelin and Larry Koops for their dedicated service to Greater Ottawa County United Way.