United Way of El Paso County announces new 2019-2020 board officers

During United Way of El Paso County’s (UWEPC) 2019 Annual Meeting of the Board and Annual Meeting of Membership, which took place Tues., April 9, 2019 at the Convention Center, officers and individuals were elected. The United Way Board of Directors, which includes a total of 31 members, is comprised of community leaders who take on the responsibility of governance for the organization’s mission, policies and strategic planning. 

Newly elected board officers: 

·      Board Chair – Rosemary Marin, Attorney, ScottHulse 

·      Board Chair Elect – Crystal Long, President & CEO, GECU

·      Secretary – Nathan Worley, Chief Strategy Officer, The Hospitals of Providence-East Campus

·      Treasurer – Ruben Hernandez, Market Executive, JPMorgan Chase Bank 

·      Vice Chair: Resource Development – Cindy Conroy, Aide to the Chairman and Charitable Giving Coordinator, WestStar

·      Immediate Past Chair – Marcela Navarrete, VP of Strategic, Financial & Management Services, El Paso Water

Ms. Marin is a shareholder and a member of the ScottHulse’s board of directors, leads the firm’s Labor & Employment Section and participates actively in the firm’s litigation and education practices. 

Ms. Marin has the highest Martindale-Hubbell peer rating of AV Preeminent. An AV Preeminent peer rating reflects an attorney who has reached the heights of professional excellence. It indicates that she has practiced law for many years and is recognized by her peers for the highest levels of skill and integrity. She has also been recognized as a Texas Super Lawyer by Thompson Reuters and as “Best Lawyer” by the board of Best Lawyers.

Rosemary has volunteered her time and legal expertise to a number of community endeavors, including as a present and past board member of the El Paso Bar Foundation, Child Crisis Center of El Paso, YWCA Paso Del Norte Region (Executive Committee, Chair of Policy and HR Committees), United Way of El Paso County (Chair, HR Committee), and the El Paso Club (Chair, Policy and HR Committee). She has also served as a volunteer attorney for the Children’s Justice Center for Abused and Neglected Children, and as a volunteer judge for El Paso County Teen Court.

About The United Way of El Paso County

The United Way of El Paso County is an independent, locally governed and community-supported nonprofit agency that is focused on identifying and making a measurable change in four areas:  education, basic needs, health and financial stability through funding, advocacy, creating collaborative partnerships, and developing volunteer resources. The organization focuses on creating long-term, lasting change to make El Paso a better community for everyone. United Way also serves as the manager/fiscal agent for the city, county and state employee campaigns.  For more information, please visit www.unitedwayelpaso.org.

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Elizabeth Gamez, Marketing & Communications Director, (915) 533-2434 ext. 222