Jennepher Cahill

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Jennepher Cahill

Director, Development

Jennepher first joined the United Way Development team in 2008, for three years. She then returned in May 2014 to take on the role of  Director of Development. In her career, spanning over twenty years in fund development in Canada and the U.K., Jennepher has continued to be passionately committed to social issues and the arts; working with groups as diverse as the National Association for Mental Health, SHELTER UK, National Youth Orchestra GB and Children’s Health Foundation. In every role, she has worked closely with talented staff, volunteers and advocates, to secure the resources needed to help people access opportunities and supports they need to fulfill their potential. As a volunteer over the years, at Original Kids Theatre Company and the Forest City Talent Education music program, she also feels privileged to see children and young people in our community growing into amazing leaders and artists for our future.

Jennepher and her family live on their farm in Middlesex Centre.

519-438-1723 Ext. 247
JCahill@unitedwayem.ca

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Kelly Ziegner

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Kelly Ziegner

President & CEO

Kelly Ziegner, President & CEO

Kelly Ziegner was named the President and Chief Executive Officer of United Way in August 2016. Kelly is a familiar face to many, through her former role as United Way’s Director of Community Engagement for the past six years. She is a life-long Londoner, who often quips that she is a United Way “lifer” having always been connected to our work in some capacity throughout her 20-year career in the nonprofit sector. She is currently a contributing member of United Way Canada’s National Marketing & Communications Leaders Network and was recently selected as one of 30 individuals internationally to participate in United Way Worldwide’s highly competitive Fellowship Program.

Before her current role, Kelly spent seven years at the Thames Valley Children’s Centre as their Director of Community Relations where she led their $7.5 million capital fundraising campaign. An award-winning communicator, Kelly received her Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE) designation in 2003 and is an alumna of King’s University College and Western University.

519-438-1721
KZiegner@unitedwayem.ca

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