Board of Directors

United Way of West Ellis County's Board of Directors is fiscally responsible for the organization budget, active in planning and support of fund raising activities and legally responsible for establishing and implementing policies and programs.

Community leaders on our Board meet monthly with staff members. Potential Board members are nominated (self-nominations accepted) and reviewed by the Board Development Committee. The committee submits its recommendations to the full Board, which votes on each nomination. If you are interested in becoming a Board Member of United Way of West Ellis County please contact Jamie McNulty at (972) 723-7520  or


Stacia Ellis, Chair Solar Turbines

Yasmin Barnes, Vice-Chair Infor

Clint Almand, Treasurer Citizens National Bank

Megan Murphy, Secretary Gerdau

Malcolm Boyd, Director-at-Large Target

David Tuttle, Director-at-Large GAF

Lee Auvenshine, Immediate Past Chair Waxahachie ISD 


  • Aaron Cussimonio, QuikTrip Distribution Center
  • Megan Gaither, JH Reach
  • Haley Graham, Life School
  • Freda Hardaway, Community Member
  • Curtis Hughes, Midlothian Police Dept
  • Rebecca Lockridge, Waxahachie ISD
  • Justin Pond, Baylor Scott & White
  • Michaela Sandefer, Ellis County Emergency Management
  • Melissa Seale, Methodist Midlothian Medical Center
  • Irfan Shaikh, GAF
  • Jeannette Underwood, Navarro College