Women United members stand up, unite and take action on issues that hit closest to home by advocating, educating, giving and volunteering. What unifies this group is a common commitment to lead by example, inspiring others to follow.

Join Women United

Basic membership benefits start at $350 (annually) and include:

  • Connecting with like-minded business and civic leaders to solve problems facing our community
  • Raising funds to support United Way foster youth programs, including IDA accounts
  • Invitations to networking and fundraising events, including the annual luncheon
  • Volunteering with a variety of local foster youth programming, including life skills workshops
  • Engaging in fun members-only social and networking events
  • Granting funds to deserving programs in our community
  • Learning and understanding the important issues that impact our children and community
  • Being  part of a nationally recognized group of dedicated female philanthropists



$3,000 Annually

  • Special recognition at United in Purpose Gala
  • Membership pin
  • Membership certificate
  • Annual breakfast with United Way President & CEO
  • Spotlight opportunity in Women United communication
  • Name and photo listed on United Way website
  • Opportunities to volunteer with local foster youth
  • Digital membership badge for social media
  • VIP access to Women United events*

*2 gold members entered into drawing to attend the VIP pre-reception at United Way’s annual gala


$1,500 Annually

  • Membership pin
  • Membership certificate
  • Name listed on United Way website
  • Opportunities to volunteer with local foster youth
  • Access to Women United events
  • Digital membership badge for social media


$500 Annually

  • Opportunities to volunteer with local foster youth
  • Access to Women United events
  • Digital membership badge for social media


$499 and below

  • Access to Women United communications and events


Any level for 5+ years

  • Special recognition on United Way website
  • Committee and leadership opportunities

Membership Directory

Rocio Cepeda-Espinoza, Nationwide

Jessica Salutan, Nationwide

Tracy Jackson

Ruth Miller (Board Liaison)

Tracy Sambrano

September Hargrove, JP Morgan Chase

Barbara Swartos, Accenture

Carol Hood

Carolyn Turpin

Jan Schori

Jill Brown, Principal

Julie Quinn, Deloitte

Kim Hewitt, IBM

Pam Stewart, University Foundation at Sac State

Patrick Cody, Enterprise Rent-A-Car

Rocio Cepeda-Espinoza, Nationwide

Romy Cody, Enterprise Rent-A-Car

Ruth Miller

Susan Irwin

Amber Lovett, United Way California Capital Region

Angela Taylor, Intel

Caroline Roberts, Department of Education, Parent

Carolyn Mullins

Dave Anderson, ACCO Engineered Systems

Debra Linderholm

Genevieve Shiroma, Our Promise

Grace Shin, Enterprise Rent-A-Car

Jenifer Rowe, Principal

Linda Geery, Gilbert CPAs

Martha Ramirez, Direct Mail

Rhonda Staley-Brooks, Brooks & Sons iElectric Company

Sandra Smoley, Public Employment Retirement Fund

Stacey Larsen, Deloitte

Tracy Sambrano

Vanessa Sheared, University of the Pacific

Arlene Cotton, Nationwide

Bonnie Tangen, U.S. Bank

Carol Jewell

Charlotte Donnermeyer

Diana Fanoni, Comerica

Diana Vo, United Way California Capital Region

Dreena Freeman, Elk Grove Unified School District

Erin Manning, United Way California Capital Region

Felicia Chavarria, SMUD

Gema Quinn, Comerica

Jacqueline Coursey

James Shetler, Balancing Authority of Northern CA

Jessica Gauna, Nationwide

Kristine Johnson

Lori Ross

Marilyn Fitzgerald

Mykim Tran, The Wake-Up Foundation Inc.

Rachel McCarty, Enterprise Rent-A-Car

September Hargrove, J.P. Morgan Chase & Co.

Shandolyn Connor, UPS Designations

Terra Wallace, U.S. Bank

Terry Myrrdin

Tracy Jackson

Velma Sykes

Veronica Hamilton, Principal

Amanda Merz, SAFE Credit Union

Amanda Salvatore, First Northern Bank

Amy Warren, Elk Grove Unified School District

Annalene Myers, Our Promise

Audrey Mingo-Kimbrough, FedEx

Bobbie Salgado, Union Bank of California

Carrie Blankenship, United Way California Capital Region

Catherine Pilgram, Enterprise Rent-A-Car

Chanel Stallings, U.S. Bank

Cynthia Jimenez

David Kerneklian, Procter & Gamble

Dawn Clark-Lamb, Public Employment Retirement Fund

Dawnté Early, United Way California Capital Region

Deborah Cortez, Enterprise Rent-A-Car

Eden Hirsh, United Way California Capital Region

Elizabeth Beigh, Farmers & Merchants Bank

Emily Ireland-Cox

Fawzia Keval, Elk Grove Unified School District

Heidi Sanborn

Jason Jiles, Union Pacific Railroad

Jeanette Becerril, Procter & Gamble

Jeanette Belerril, Procter & Gamble

Jennifer Warun, Intel

Jolene Holbrook, WSR Insurance

Judy Steele

Julie Van Dooren, PRIDE Industries

Karen Miller, Public Employment Retirement Fund

Karen Stevens, Procter & Gamble

Kari Stout-Smith, Cache Creek Casino

Katherine Happy, Comerica

Keith Ketcher, Deloitte

Kelley Palatinus

Kellie Morgan

Kelly Hale, Nationwide

Kimberly Bleichner-Jones

Kristine Hyde, Five Star Bank

Kyla Aquino Irving

Lara Kramer, Bayer

Leo Kelly, Bayer

Lori Hanley, United Way California Capital Region

Lynette Ertel

Marlo Tinney, Our Promise

Mary Herritt

McQuinn Travis, Procter & Gamble

Melissa Meno, Enterprise Rent-A-Car

Michael Webb, City of Davis

Michelle McCauley, Booney Plumbing

Paula Mumm

Rachel Falsetti, Our Promise

Ray Stone, FedEx

Regina Wilson, Nationwide

Rick Haak, Costco Wholesale

Robert Lewallen, Costco Wholesale

Shiloh Costello, SMUD

Stacy Wolfenberger, United Way California Capital Region

Stephanie Bielger, Child Abuse Prevention Council

Susan Siravo, Comerica

Tamu Green

Tara Anderson, Bayer

Teresa Travis, Procter & Gamble

Vic Delossantos, J.P. Morgan Chase & Co.

Wilfredo Diaz Barrientos, Costco Wholesale

Yolanda Torrecillas

Additional thanks to donors who wish to remain anonymous, and to supporters (contributing $349 or less) for their support of Women United.