Serving Monroe, Owen, and Greene Counties

Our Staff


Efrat Feferman
Executive Director

efrat (at)
  /  ext. 15

Contact me about organizational policies, practices, and accountability, advocacy, member agency certifications and funding, nonprofit resources, research and statistics, relationships with other United Ways, and press comments.

Catherine Blankensop
Community Engagement Assistant Director

communications (at)  /  ext. 10
David Cook
Assistant Director of Resource Development
david (at)  /  ext. 16

Liz Feitl
AFL-CIO Community Service Liaison

liz (at)
  /  ext. 17

Contact me about displaced worker services, organized labor services, the Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive, and the NonProfit Alliance training, outreach, and networking committee.


Chris Hazel
Finance Director

chris (at)
  /  ext. 12

Contact me about donation pledges, donor designations, NAP credits, invoice or billing questions, and tax receipts.


Jennifer Hottell
Community Engagement Director

jenn (at)  /  ext. 10

Contact me about website content, marketing, obtaining a logo, media inquiries, agency and program outcomes, and special projects.


Amy Leyenbeck
Community Impact Director

amy (at)  /  ext. 11

Contact me about corporate engagement volunteer opportunities, COVID-19 Relief Fund, EFSP, Free Community Tax Service, Let's Read, Real Men Read, Road Map to Success, the Financial Stability Alliance, and other current initiatives. 


Sherrie Shuler
Resource Development Director

sherrie (at)  /  ext. 13

Contact me about general United Way inquiries, workplace campaigns, the IU campaign, and making individual or corporate donations. 



Additional Contact Information
United Way of Monroe County, Inc.
431 South College Avenue
Bloomington, IN 47403
(812) 334-8370
FAX: (812) 334-8387

IU Campus Coordinator

Amy Kendall, IU Campus United Way Coordinator, aekendal (at)



David Gardner, Education Associate, edu (at)
Heather Hoffmeyer, Cox Scholar, Management & Policy Intern, heather (at)
Madison Martin, Health Associate, health (at)
Andrew Poulter, Financial Stability Associate, programs (at)


NonProfit Alliance,

  • Born Learning
  • Financial Stability Alliance
  • Monroe Smart Start
  • Familywize Discount Prescription Card
  • Bank On Bloomington