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Campaign Cabinet Volunteers

The Campaign Cabinet is the body responsible for working with CEO’s, their companies, and employees to coordinate the annual fundraising drive. The Campaign Cabinet Volunteers work with the resource development staff to send out solicitation letters and make phone calls or personal visits to ensure corporate and individual support. They cultivate accounts and help identify new employee campaigns as well as help set the campaign goal.

Role of the Division Chair
To provide leadership and support for the annual United Way Campaign in creating, implementing, and maintaining working relationships with volunteers and businesses within the community. We are thankful for the leadership of the following volunteers who generously give of their time to help United Way reach its annual campaign goal to support our Partner Agencies.

2017 United Way of Central Oklahoma Campaign Cabinet Volunteers:

David Rainbolt, BancFirst Corporation, Campaign Chair

M.T. Berry, City of OKC, Heart of the City Campaign, Chair

Dave Carpenter, American Fidelity, Vice Chair

Robert Clements, Clements Foods, Vice Chair

Jim Gebhart, Mercy Health, Vice Chair

Dave Hager, Devon Energy, Vice Chair

J. Michael Patterson, Oklahoma Department of Transportation, State Charitable Campaign, Chair

Kent Shortridge, Oklahoma Natural Gas, A Division of ONE Gas, Vice Chair

Sean Trauschke, OGE Energy Corp., Vice Chair


Accounting – Rick McCune, Grant Thornton

Architect/Engineer – Betsy Guthrie-Brunsteter, ADG

Automotive – Rick Grundman, ONE Gas, A Division of ONE Gas

Automotive – Austin Manger, Oklahoma Natural Gas

Bio-Tech – Darcy Wilborn, i2E Innovation to Enterprise

Canadian County – Dr. Greg Winters, Canadian Valley Tech Center

Construction – Klay Kimker, Community Leader

Construction – Trent Wachsnicht, J.E. Dunn Construction

Economic Adviser – Chad Wilkerson, Federal Reserve Bank

Education – Christine Berney, OKC Thunder

Energy – Gregg Henson, Devon Energy

Finance – John Higginbotham, Bank of Oklahoma

Foundations/Nonprofits – Tricia Everest, Community Leader

Foundations/Nonprofits – Frank Merrick, Foundation Management

Health Support – Dr. John Armitage, OBI

Hospitality – Sunny Cearley, Greater OKC Chamber of Commerce

Hospitals/Clinics – Tim Johnsen, INTEGRIS Health

Insurance – Clint Schwab, American Fidelity

Insurance – Kevin Wellfare, INSURICA

Labor Chair – Perry Sneed, SMW 124, Retiree

Labor Chair – Tim O’Connor, Central OK AFL-CIO

Lawyers – Jennifer Castillo, OGE Energy Corp.

Leadership/Tocqueville – Mark Funke, Bank SNB

Leadership/Tocqueville – Ed Martin, Ackerman McQueen

Leadership/Tocqueville – David Thompson, InvesTrust

Loaned Execs – Brad Krieger, Arvest Bank

Local Government – Willa Johnson, Oklahoma County

Logan County – Billy Clark, Eskridge Chevrolet

Manufacturing – Kelly Sachs, Commerce Bank

Media/Ad/Print – Russ Florence, Schnake Turnbo Frank

New Business – Judy Hatfield, Equity Commercial Realty

OK Health Center – Patti Davis, OU Medical Center

Pacesetters – Chris Reen, The Oklahoman Media Company

Real Estate – Nick Samarripas, Arvest Bank

Retail – Ron Witherspoon, Arvest Bank

Technology/Telecommunication – Jay Armstrong, OGE Energy Corp.

Transportation – Doug Stussi, Love’s Travel Stops & Country Stores

Wholesale – Richard Wright, HoganTaylor

Young Professional Organization – Tim Doty, Love’s Travel Stops & Country Stores