Peter Mulford, President and CEO of the United Way of the Eastern Panhandle, announced today that Tiffany E. Lawrence, Marketing and Public Relations Manager at the Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races-Penn National Gaming, will join the staff of the United Way effective Monday, Aug, 20, 2012. Lawrence will assume the duties of the Director of Resource Development and Marketing. She replaces Vicki Shean who recently relocated to the Eastern Panhandle Free Clinic in a similar position.
Lawrence is well-known and highly respected in the Eastern Panhandle according to Mulford. She is a B.S. graduate of Shepherd University and holds an M.B.A. degree from Shenandoah University. Ms. Lawrence currently serves as a member of the West Virginia House of Delegates, and has an exemplary background in public, community and volunteer service. While at the Hollywood Casino, she has managed the execution of community and public relations events and fundraisers and the charitable contributions to many local non-profits, including the United Way and its partner organizations.
Paul Espinosa, chairman of the United Way of the Eastern Panhandle, noted "our Board of Directors is excited about Tiffany's selection. We know she will help us move to the next level in aligning our constituents' volunteer and donor aspirations with the many opportunities inherent in our mission".
Mulford noted that "we certainly expect our greater community, our partners and most importantly those we all serve to be the beneficiaries of Tiffany's energy, expertise and passionate engagement as she takes on her role".
The United Way will hold a media briefing with Lawrence following her August 20th arrival.