Board of Directors

Board of Directors


Board Chair
Karen Wilson, Employment Planning & Counselling Peterborough

Treasurer and Chair, Finance Committee
Amanda Mellegers, Peterborough Regional Health Care

Chair,  Community Impact Committee
Jim Hendry, reporter/editor The Peterborough Examiner, retired

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


2018 Campaign Chair
Megan Murphy

Community Representatives
Bill Morris, Stewart Group
Kathy Neill, John Howard Society Peterborough
David Martin, ISL Insurance
Melissa Doyle, RBC
Robbie Brooks
Stephen Kylie, Kylie Law Office
Michael Andrews, Executive Director LOCS

Labour Council Representatives
Greta Granville, Labour representative – SEIU Local1
Charlene Avon, Labour representative – Retired Staff Rep C.U.P.E.


What's New

Carol's Place Volunteers Announced As Recipients For 2019 Scholfield Award For Community Distinction


United Way of Peterborough & District today announced the 2019 recipient of the Scholfield Award of Community Distinction. The annual award was established to recognize an individual or organization for their outstanding contribution and ability to mobilize change within the community. The 2019 recipient is Carol’s Place, in particular, their volunteers. Carol’s Place is a…

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Passing the Torch to 2019 United Way Campaign Chair David Goyette


This morning at the United Way office, Lakefield resident David Goyette was introduced as the 2019 United Way Campaign Chair. 2018 Campaign Chair Megan Murphy was on hand to “pass the torch” to Mr. Goyette. Joining David was his partner Victoria Pearce. United Way CEO Jim Russell said that “David is a true renaissance man,”…

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