United Way Board of Trustees

United Way of Pitt County is made up of hundreds of community volunteers who work with staff to raise money, invest dollars, shape organizational policy, and more. These volunteers are professional and community representatives from diverse backgrounds who bring a variety of talents to the organization.

The following is a list of the 2023/2024 United Way Board of Trustees, who provide overall governance of United Way of Pitt County by monitoring policies and programs and establish the organization's strategic purpose and direction.


Chair: Lou Norris, Greenville Utilities Commission
Treasurer: John Lennox
Secretary: Stephanie Hinnant, Hilton Greenville Inc.


Executive Committee: Lou Norris, Chair
Finance Committee: John Lennox
Governance Committee:
Community Impact Cabinet: Lou Norris, Chair
Resource Development Committee: Stephanie Hinnant, Chair
Marketing & PR Committee:


Mary Margaret Alligood, Realtor, Sarah Weir Group

Dr. Terry Atkinson, Associate Professor, College of Education, ECU

Tina Bryan, Business Operations Coordinator, Avient Protective Materials

Janis Gallagher, County Manager, Pitt County Government

Mayor, Ricky Hines, Town of Winterville

Dr. KaSheta Jackson, Vice President Health Equity and Social Impact, ECU Health

Geri Lassiter, Smith Family Foundation, Grady-White Boats, Inc

Dr. Ethan Lenker, Superintendent of Pitt County Schools.

Carl Muenscher, Store Manager, Publix Super Market

Juvencio Peralta, Executive Director, AMEXCAN