Serving Nonprofits. Strengthening West Virginia.

Board & Staff


Rosemary Ketchum, Executive Director

Hilaria Swisher,  Director of Programa & Engagement

Mandy Ray, Membership Specialist


Board of Directors

The West Virginia Nonprofit Association (WVNPA) is led by a Board of Directors with 16 members with a diverse representation of the state’s nonprofit community including size, type, geographic region served, and different sectors of service. Our thanks to each member of the Advisory Board for their hard work, dedication, and volunteer leadership in creating and building the WVNPA.

  • Alice Ruhnki – Grantstation, Charleston
  • Beth Casey – Girl Scouts of Black Diamond Council, Charleston
  • Bobbie Conklin – Steptoe & Johnson, Morgantown
  • Heather Foster – Fed Corp for National & Community Service, Charleston
  • Paula Marrone-Reese – Good Shepherd Interfaith Volunteer Caregivers, Shepherdstown
  • Margaret O’Neal – Chair – United Way of Central West Virginia, Charleston
  • Heather Ouimette – The Resort at Glade Springs, Daniels
  • Janell Ray – Pallottine Foundation, Huntington
  • Christine Spaulding, The Greater Kanawha Valley Foundation, Charleston
  • Courtney Susman – Generation WV, Huntington
  • Kristie Vandevander – Vandevander & Nypl, CPA’s, Elkins
  • Brett White, Vice Chair, Tygart Valley United Way, Fairmont
  • Jeanette Wojcik,  Past Chair – Retired, Wheeling
  • Jordan Wooldridge – Truist, Beckley

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