United Way Team

All team members can be reached at 701-237-5050 or via email at the addresses listed below.

For questions on events, volunteer opportunities or general requests, please reach out to our team at unitedway@unitedwaycassclay.org 

For information or questions about your gift or financial questions, please email our team at finance@unitedwaycassclay.org

Summer Hanson, Director of Finance & Administration

Leads: Finance, administration and vendor contracts

Email: shanson@unitedwaycassclay.org

Direct Phone: 701-532-4601

Thomas Hill, Vice President of Community Impact

Leads:  Community Impact Strategy & Agenda, Community Partner Relationships, Funding & Investment Requests

Email: thill@unitedwaycassclay.org

Direct Phone: 701-532-4604

Kaycee Stenger, Senior Director of Brand & Marketing Strategy

Leads: External and internal communications, brand strategy, communications and marketing, brand management, marketing strategy 

Email: kstenger@unitedwaycassclay.org

Direct Phone: 701-532-4606

Tiffany McShane, Director of Community Engagement

Leads: 35 Under 35 Women's Leadership Program, Women United Leadership Team, Community Volunteer Engagement

Email: tmcshane@unitedwaycassclay.org

Direct Phone: 701-532-4603

Christie Lewandoski, Director of Resource Development

Leads: Annual campaign, Campaign volunteers, Corporate relationships

Email: clewandoski@unitedwaycassclay.org

Direct Phone: 701-532-4605


Kristina Hein-Landin, Lead Content & Public Relations Strategist

Leads: Public Relations, Media Requests, Marketing & Communication, Content, Event Planning

Email: kheinlandin@unitedwaycassclay.org

Direct Phone: 701-532-4610

Valerie Fechner, Resource Development Manager

Leads: Annual Campaign, campagin volunteers, and corporate relationships 

Email: vfechner@unitedwaycassclay.org

Direct Phone: 701-532-4613


Megan Jenson, Senior Community Impact Manager

Leads: Community Investment Review Panel (CIRP) Investment Process, Data Collection Efforts, Review and Analysis for External Investment Strategy, Community Sponsorship Requests

Email: mjenson@unitedwaycassclay.org

Direct Phone: 701-532-4608

Ahmed Shiil, Senior Community Impact Manager

Leads: UNITED for Workforce Development Pathways Initiative, Community Partner Relationships, Funding & Investment Requests

Email: ashiil@unitedwaycassclay.org

Direct Phone: 701-532-4609

Erica Nygaard, Senior Community Engagement Experience Manager

Leads: Day of Caring, Gobble It Up $5 Lunch, School Supply Drive, Women UNITED Events

Email: enygaard@unitedwaycassclay.org

Direct Phone: 701-532-4615

Laura Gariano, Senior Community Engagement Program Manager

Leads: Emerging Leaders and poverty simulations

Email: lgariano@unitedwaycassclay.org

Direct Phone: 701-532-4614

Emily Radeck, Communications Specialist

Leads: Graphic design, website, social media, photography and event planning.

Email: eradeck@unitedwaycassclay.org

Direct Phone: 701-532-4611

JoAnn Ohma, Senior Accounting & Technology Specialist

Leads: Accounts payable, accounts receivable, online giving, ePledge, tax receipts

Email: johma@unitedwaycassclay.org

Direct Phone: 701-532-4602