Welcome 2015 Class of Fall Loaned Executives

2015 Class of Loaned Executives

Each year, United Way of Central Alabama is thrilled to welcome new and old friends to the campaign, courtesy of the loaned executive program. Loaned Executives (LEs), act as account managers who work with United Way staff to plan and implement the annual campaign.

The 2015 fall loaned executives are:

  1. John Barnes, sponsored by Thompson Tractor Company/Altec
  2. Alexis Barton, sponsored by Harbert Management Corporation
  3. Robert Beeman, Protective Life
  4. Kathy Bentley, sponsored by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama
  5. Jordan Bowling, Mayer Electric Company
  6. Ben Brady, Regions Bank
  7. Arletha Calhoun, sponsored by Motion Industries
  8. Coleman Carter, sponsored by Wells Fargo
  9. Elizabeth Clark, sponsored by UAB
  10. Wendy Cochran, BBVA Compass
  11. Erica Coleman, sponsored by UAB
  12. Jamie Driver, Alabama Power
  13. Luke Duncan, Alabama Power
  14. Ferris Edwards, sponsored by ACIPCO
  15. Marilyn Freeman, Alabama Power
  16. Urban Garrett, Jr., Social Security Administration
  17. Cliff Harper, Southern Company Services
  18. Grace Harrelson, Brasfield & Gorrie
  19. Elizabeth Hewitt, Regions Bank
  20. Felicia Horn, sponsored by AT&T/ServisFirst
  21. Gena Hyatt, Royal Cup
  22. La’Toria Jones, City of Birmingham-Fire Department
  23. Otis Jones, Alabama Power
  24. Charles Little, Alabama Power
  25. Scott Lontine, sponsored by Buffalo Rock Company
  26. Lisa Madderra, Regions Bank
  27. Terry McDonald, AlaGasCo
  28. Caleb McKerley, sponsored by UAB
  29. Anaiza Medina, sponsored by UAB
  30. Tyrone Miles, City of Birmingham-Public Works
  31. Shina Miles, sponsored by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama
  32. Matt Moon, O’Neal Industries
  33. Herbert Orise, sponsored by American Red Cross
  34. Nadine Paulmeno, sponsored by Vulcan Materials
  35. Lee Ann Petty, Regions Bank
  36. Thomas Quinn, sponsored by Children’s of Alabama
  37. Elizabeth Ragland, United Way of Central Alabama
  38. Jon Sheppard, Regions Bank
  39. Nick Smith, Southern Company Services
  40. Charmel Taylor, V A Medical Center
  41. Jake Turner, Central AL AFL-CIO
  42. Ann Underwood, sponsored by Warren Averett
  43. Laura Vickery, sponsored by UAB
  44. Robin Williams, City of Birmingham-Police Department
  45. Larry Woodard, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama

Special thanks to our Pacesetter LEs who helped raise $11,833,946.

DeRand Jones, Ann McEwen, Ashton Johnson and Chris Martin
DeRand Jones, Ann McEwen, Ashton Johnson and Chris Martin
  1. DeRand Jones, Alabama Power
  2. Ashton Johnson, sponsored by Maynard Cooper
  3. Chris Martin, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama
  4. Ann McEwen, Regions Bank





The benefits of participating in the Loaned Executive program include:

  • Improved communications and presentation skills
  • Access to valuable networking opportunities, leadership development and training programs
  • Heightened awareness and understanding of community needs and how they are best served

For more information on the LE program, contact Bob Boylan 458-2015, bboylan@uwca.org.