Melissa Reabold, MBA, CFRE

Chief Executive Officer

Melissa Reabold is known for her passionate belief in, and the value of, collaboration through philanthropy, community leadership, and volunteerism to improve our community’s quality of life.  Ms. Reabold has extensive experience in fundraising, marketing, management, operations, strategic planning, administration, and volunteer management.

Ms. Reabold began her UW career in 2008 when she joined the team as the VP of Resource Development for the Cape Fear Area United Way in Wilmington, North Carolina then moved to Maryland in 2012 as the CEO for United Way of Washington County, MD.  She started her fundraising career at New Hanover Regional Medical Center's Foundation as the Director of Development following a rewarding career as a Respiratory Therapist focusing on adult trauma and critical care.