Interim Executive Director - Dolly Stokes
Her United Way experience includes leading the Entergy Campaign in Arkansas , serving on the United Way of Beaumont's Board of Directors and Campaign Cabinet, and chairing the Large Industrial Division. Her internships during graduate school were at a Dallas social service agency receiving United Way grant funds, and for the City of Dallas Human Development Dept. overseeing grant funds to social service agencies.
"I am excited about and committed to the important work done by the many volunteers working on the campaign now and the great agency partners ", Dolly said.
She is a University of Texas-Austin graduate and earned a Master's Degree in Public Administration and a Master's Degree in Social Work Administration at UT-Arlington. Upon receiving the award for a U.S. Presidential Management Intern, she elected to work for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in Dallas before moving to Beaumont.
She and her husband Jim are native Texans. They moved to Victoria from New Orleans due to his family 's deep roots in Victoria County.
The Board, under the leadership of Jennifer Yancey (Vice President of College Advancement and External Affairs at Victoria College, and immediate past United Way Board Chair) will be conducting a national search over the next three months for the permanent Executive Director for Victoria County United Way .
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