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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.

Below is a listing of the 2019/2020 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: John Marques, Chief Human Resources Officer, Vidant Health System
Treasurer: John Lennox, Community Volunteer
Secretary: Jim Lawless, General Manger and Operations Executive (COO) for BFGL, LLC
Past Board Chair: Chuck Pascarelli, President, Hyster-Yale Group


Jon Anderson, Senior VP, Greenville Market President, BB&T

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

Dr. Sharon Ballard, Chair Dept. of Child Development & Family Relations, ECU

Scott Elliot, County Manager, Pitt County Government

Charles Ellis, Managing Director, Ward & Smith P.A. Attorneys at Law

Jermaine McNair, Founder/Director, NC Civil

Lou Norris, Secretary to the General Manager, Greenville Utilities Commission 

Dr. Lawrence Rouse, President, Pitt Community College

Brett Schermerhorn, President- Sales, Hyster-Yale Group

Scott Senatore, President, Vidant Health Foundation

Lisa Tate, Director of Elementary Education, Pitt County Schools

Ann Wall, City Manager, City of Greenville

Wayman Williams, Executive Director, Housing Authority, City of Greenville