The United Way of North Central Iowa (UWNCI) has hired Jodee O’Brien as CEO. O’Brien has served as the organization’s interim CEO since June 2015. The Board of Directors conducted interviews with various candidates and chose to hire O’Brien on for the permanent position effective immediately.
UWNCI is in the final stretch of the 2015 fundraising campaign with plans underway to mobilize Community Impact Teams. Community Impact is the process by which volunteers evaluate need and allocate United Way donations to local agencies.
O’Brien resides in Mason City with her spouse, Andy O’Brien. The O’Briens have two grown children and one grandson.