United Way of Central Oklahoma 2017 Loaned Executives Announced

OKLAHOMA CITY – The United Way of Central Oklahoma is pleased to announce its 2017 class of Loaned Executives. Each year, community-minded employers lend key personnel to United Way to serve as full-time fundraisers during the annual campaign. These Loaned Executives provide essential additional resources needed to take the campaign’s message to workplaces throughout central Oklahoma during the next three months. Their generous gift of time and energy helps keep the United Way’s administrative costs down, ensuring the vast majority of campaign dollars raised continues to go directly to funded health and human service programs.

“Loaned Executives play a critical role in our annual campaign,” said Debby Hampton, United Way of Central Oklahoma CEO and president. “This talented group of professionals brings additional expertise and energy that enables us to expand our solicitation efforts. We are so thankful to the companies that loaned us employees and those that sponsored this year’s Loaned Executives. They are truly committed to community partnership.”

This year’s Loaned Executives include:

Beth Crounse, City of Oklahoma City

Becky Franklin, Arvest Bank

Aaron Hunsaker, OGE Energy Corp.

Neyland Pettis, Oklahoma Natural Gas, A Division of ONE Gas

Chris Cwiklinski, sponsored by SONIC, America’s Drive-In

Kent Davis, sponsored by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma

Brennick Gaudet, sponsored by Arvest Bank

Jana Kerby, sponsored by Love’s Travel Stops & Country Stores

Austin Lawhorn, sponsored by Devon Energy Corporation

Ann Stout, sponsored by American Fidelity Assurance Company

About United Way

United Way of Central Oklahoma researches human needs within the communities of central Oklahoma and directs resources to accountable health and human services agencies to meet those needs by improving the health, safety, education and economic well-being of its most vulnerable citizens. For more information about United Way of Central Oklahoma, please visit www.unitedwayokc.org or call (405) 236-8441.