Local Leadership

The generous and dedicated people associated with the United Way of Calhoun County come from all walks of life and reflect the cultural diversity of our area. Our professional staff member handles all daily operations and works closely with the board of directors, volunteers, and partner agencies to carry out the mission of United Way of Calhoun County.

The United Way of Calhoun County is governed by a local board of directors who volunteer their time and talent to lead the organization. The policies, activities, procedures, and agencies we support are determined right here at home by your friends, co-workers, and neighbors — people who live and work right here in Calhoun County.

Professional Staff

Wendy Cabrera, Executive Director

Board of Directors

President – Rhonda Nielsen, Port Lavaca Dentistry

Vice President – Aaron Corbell, Dow Chemical

Secretary – Aaron Corbell, Dow Chemical

Treasurer – Laura King, Prosperity Bank

Past President – Johnny Todd, Retired

Linda Caruthers, Retired

Signy Sizer, Methodist Healthcare Ministries

Marina Crabtree, Community Member

Kelly Taylor, Calhoun County Independent School District

Betty Birdwell, TWC

Lisa Ledwik, Southern Sass Boutique

Pastor Ruben Castillo, Bayside Community Church

Janet Larson, First United Methodist Church

Karen Lyssy, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension

Samuel Flores, Parkway 

Chris Priddy, H-E-B

Amy Blanchett, Formosa Plastics