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RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT AND MARKETING

Kim Allen

Director, Corporate Engagement

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207.347.2313

Kim Allen

Director, Corporate Engagement

What is your role at UWSM? Director of Corporate Engagement

What’s your favorite work moment so far? Working at the Food Drive at Wayside

How do you take your coffee or tea? Black and highly caffeinated

What’s your favorite book? The Four Agreements

What’s on your bucket list? Travel the world, Drive Cross country—anything to do with traveling

Elliott Greene

Relationship Manager

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207.347.2314

Elliott Greene

Relationship Manager

What is your role at UWSM?

My role at UWSM is to engage our corporate and community partners to raise funds and create meaningful community connections. The funds I raise go to support the many community support programs backed by the United Way of Southern Maine.

What’s your favorite work moment so far? 

Getting to meet all the dedicated volunteers who gave their time and energy during the 2021 Week of Action.

How do you take your coffee?

I like a dark roast coffee with just a splash of half & half.

What’s your favorite book? 

Dune by Frank Herbert

What’s on your bucket list?

I’d like to make a transatlantic sail to Europe

Marjorie Hankla

Relationship Manager

207.347.2315
207.347.2315

Marjorie Hankla

Relationship Manager

What is your role at UWSM? Relationship Manager

What’s your favorite work moment so far? Be able to work with people that are so passionate about what they do and want to help others and the community that we live in any type of way.

How do you take your coffee or tea? Just black but decaf.

What’s your favorite book? Women Who Run With the Wolves: Myths and Stories of the Wild Woman Archetype By Clarissa Pinkola Estes. I also loved the Neapolitan Novels By Elena Ferrante.

What’s on your bucket list? Write a book. Plant a tree. Have a child.

Mahir Hasanov

Relationship Manager

207.347.2302
207.347.2302

Mahir Hasanov

Relationship Manager

What is your role at UWSM? Relationship Manager

What’s your favorite work moment so far? I had to chance to visit the new office and meet a couple of colleagues.

How do you take your coffee or tea? With a little bit of milk and honey

What’s your favorite book? Complete Guide to Money by Dave Ramsey

What’s on your bucket list? Traveling to San Diego and Italy

Margaret LeLacheur

Resource Development and Marketing Manager

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Margaret LeLacheur

Resource Development and Marketing Manager

What is your role at UWSM? As the Resource Development and Marketing Manager, I support the team in many different ways. It’s been a great way to learn more about all aspects of both fundraising and marketing

What’s your favorite work moment so far? Working with people who are so knowledgeable and passionate about our community

How do you take your coffee or tea? No coffee, just tea!

What’s your favorite book? Too many to choose from! Harry Potter will always be my go-to answer because I grew up with it, but The Kite Runner and The Art of Racing in the Rain are more recent favorites.

What’s on your bucket list? To visit every state and every continent

Jason Ketterick

Director, Engagement

Jason Ketterick

Director, Engagement

What is your role at UWSM? Director, Engagement

What’s your favorite work moment so far? 2020 Campaign - an experience like no other...

How do you take your coffee? Latte with 6 espressos and no sugar

What’s your favorite book? Factfulness - Hans Rosling

What’s on your bucket list? Hiking Maine's 100 mile wilderness with my family

Jackie Mellgard

Senior Donor Engagement Manager

Jackie Mellgard

Senior Donor Engagement Manager

What is your role at UWSM? Senior Donor Engagement Manager

What’s your favorite work moment so far? Our Drive -Thru Food Drive last September

How do you take your coffee or tea? Iced coffee with almond milk (even in the Winter!)

What’s your favorite book? All of David Sedaris’ books of essays, I can reread them a million times.

What’s on your bucket list? Right now? More travel when it’s safe - internationally to Paris, Amsterdam, Chile, but also to US cities like Seattle, Portland (Oregon) Nashville, and Chicago

Andrea Solomita-Bourque

Leadership Giving Manager

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Andrea Solomita-Bourque

Leadership Giving Manager

What is your role at UWSM? Leadership Giving Manager

What’s your favorite work moment so far? Joining a team that is working to turn HOPEFUL into action.

How do you take your coffee or tea? Coffee. Early and often.

What’s your favorite book? Alex Katz in Maine

What’s on your bucket list? Hike Katahdin again and continue to check off Baxter’s 40+ amazing peaks.

Mike Young

Senior Relationship Manager

207.347.2339
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207.347.2339

Mike Young

Senior Relationship Manager

What is your role at UWGP? Senior Relationship Manager

What’s your favorite work moment so far? I really enjoyed working with the Loaned Executives, especially since I had been one. They are impressive people in their own right, and I enjoy seeing their rapid growth and how they come together as a team during a chaotic time to accomplish ambitious goals

How do you take your coffee or tea? Cold brewed and espresso drinks, preferably

What’s your favorite book? I tend to read non-fiction, and A History of the World in 6 Glasses was a great read

What’s on your bucket list? There is so much to see. To keep my list short, I’ll say sailing through the Greek Isles and seeing the northern lights.