Community Impact Committee

As a committee of the Board of Directors of United Way of the Dutchess-Orange Region, the Community Impact Committee establishes funding priorities and invests resources to fulfill our organization's Community Impact goals. This committee of volunteers provides direction as to the allocation of resources in the Community Fund, and measures the results of our funded partner activities. 

Melissa Gaeke, PhD-Chair
Member United Way of the Dutchess-Orange Region Board of Directors
Marist College

Sarah Anderson
RBT CPAs, LLP

Catherine E. "Candy" Davies
Member United Way of the Dutchess-Orange Region Board of Directors
SUNY New Paltz

Janet Giannetta
Visions HR

Whitney Humphrey
Family Services 

Bob Legacy
Community Volunteer

Kadiyah Lodge
Member United Way of the Dutchess-Orange Region Board of Directors
Dutchess One Stop Career Center

Kate Macaluso
Adelphi University

Cristin McPeake
Community Foundations of the Hudson Valley

Stacey Nelson
Community Volunteer

Marta Newkirk
Dutchess Community College

MaryJean Skelly-Miller
Rhinebeck Bank

Jeanne Wagner
Child Care Council of Dutchess/Putnam

The Community Impact Council makes recommendations and gathers information for the Community Impact Committee. 

 

Annual Sponsors