Placerville Resident Joins United Way Board of Directors
Annette Bachmeier of Intel elected to United Way California Capital Region board

News Release

January 20, 2011 – Annette Bachmeier of Placerville has been elected to the board of directors for United Way California Capital Region. She is director of global outsourcing business operations in sales and marketing at Intel.

“We already have witnessed Annette’s exceptional leadership in Intel’s Community Giving Campaign, which has raised well over $1 million for our local United Way each of the three years she has chaired it,” said Steve Heath, president and CEO, United Way California Capital Region. “We look forward to her bringing that same kind of leadership to our Board..”

Through Intel’s sales and marketing organization, Bachmeier is responsible for driving efficiencies and productivity, enabling Intel’s mission and growth. She has worked with Intel for 17 years in a number of roles within sales and marketing, primarily focusing on transforming and optimizing the resource model. Prior to Intel, Bachmeier was a supervisor at the 911 Sacramento Regional Fire Dispatch Center. She is a member of the American River College Foundation board of directors and treasurer of the Sacramento Metro Chamber of Commerce’s Inspire Giving committee.

Julie Quinn of Deloitte Consulting LLP also was elected as a new board member. Re-elected United Way board members include Diana Borroel of Principal Financial Group, Kim Hewitt of IBM, Carolyn Mullins of AT&T and Rick Young of State Street Bank.

United Way is the region’s leading provider of innovative solutions on the community’s most pressing issues, including high school graduation rates, household financial stability and obesity. United Way’s team of nonprofits, businesses, donors and volunteers work together to provide positive, measurable results on these issues through United Way projects: STAR Readers, $en$e-Ability and Fit Kids. Community members can give, volunteer and advocate in support of the causes they care most about, benefiting United Way and hundreds of nonprofits in Amador, El Dorado, Placer, Sacramento and Yolo counties. United Way is an independent, local affiliate of United Way Worldwide. For more information, visit www.yourlocalunitedway.org.