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Meet Our United Way Team


Maria Burk

Maria Burk has oversight of the United Way's Request for Proposal process, agency allocations, and all outcome measurement processes. She works with both external and internal stakeholders to ensure that all programs are meeting stated outcomes and indicators on a regular basis. Maria also reports outcomes to the community, volunteers, donors, and all other stakeholders of United Way.

"For the past several years I've focused on building community collaborations, developing employment programs, and uniting volunteers around community issues."


Bobbie Gardner

Bobbie Gardner has served United Way of Medina County in bookkeeping and financial managment capacities for more than 17 years.  A valued team contributor, she is currently spear-heading our annual Stuff the Bus efforts, among other projects. 

"I am happiest helping people and am proud that United Way is part of the broad safety net that makes Medina a great place to live and work!"