Board of Directors

Board of Directors


Board Chair
David Fell, Eastern Ontario Regional Network

Past Chair
Suzanne Hooke, Fleming College

Vice Chair
Linda Mitchelson, City of Peterborough

Treasurer and Chair, Finance Committee
Marie Dietrich, McColl Turner LLP

Chair,  Community Impact Committee
Karen Wilson, Employment Planning & Counselling Peterborough

Jim Russell, CEO, United Way Peterborough & District
Ex Officio


2017 Campaign Chair
Neil Morton, Co-Founder &

Community Representatives

Amanda Mellegers, McColl Turner LLP
Bill Morris, Stewart Group
Kathy Neill, John Howard Society Peterborough
Elizabeth Teleki, Park Place Financial
Sonya Vellenga, Kawartha Sexual Assault Centre
David Wills, DM Wills (Retired)
David Martin, ISL Insurance
Eden Maher, LLF Lawyers

Labour Council Representatives
Charlene Avon, retired


United Way Peterborough Launches Text 2 Give!


PETERBOROUGH, ON – Just in time for Paint the Town Red, United Way Peterborough & District has launched mobile giving as part of its 2017 campaign. Local Foodies who can’t join us at Paint the Town Red can now donate $20 to United Way via text message. Neil Morton, Campaign Chair, stated “I am excited…

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5TH annual ‘Paint the Town Red’ launches at Sam's Place


PETERBOROUGH, ON – Today at Sam’s Place, Jim Russell CEO of United Way of Peterborough & District was joined by Campaign Chair Neil Morton, Campaign Cabinet members Terry Guiel (Downtown Business Improvement Area) Peterborough and Laura Crann (Ashburnham Realty)  and Sam’s Place owner Sam Sayer to announce the launch of the 5th annual Paint the Town…

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Paint the Town Red - July 19th!


Join us for the 5th annual Paint the Town Red event on July 19, 2017! Participating restaurants, cafes and pubs will be donating 25% of their daily sales to support United Way Peterborough & District to build a better future for everyone. Join our FB Event Page to stay up to date on what’s happening!…

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