WUW STAFF BIOS
Walter Hill - Chief Executive Officer
Walter received his Bachelor of Science degree from Spring Hill College in Mobile, AL. He moved to the Dothan area in 1986 and was named Chief Executive Officer of the Wiregrass United Way in April of 2003. In 2012 and 2013 he served as President of the United Ways of Alabama, the state association of all of the United Way organizations in the state. Over the years, Walter has been active in a number of civic and community organizations. In 2014-15, he served as President of the Dothan Rotary Club. In his spare time he volunteers with the Miss Alabama Pageant and is currently serving as producer. He and his wife Melanie are active members of First Baptist Church.
Mindy Collier - Coffee & Geneva County Area Manager
Mindy graduated from the University of Alabama - Huntsville with a Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration. She first was involved with United Way as a Loaned Executive in 1992, shortly after moving to Enterprise, AL. She became a WUW staff member in September of 2000. Mindy is a member of the Enterprise Rotary Club, serves as Secretary for the Recovery Organization of Coffee County, is a member of the Coffee County Association of Service Agencies and the Praise & Worship Team at First Baptist Church, where she and her husband, Roger are members.
Taylor Thames Wheeler- Dale & Henry County Area Manager, Director of Marketing, State Campaign Coordinator
Taylor graduated Summa Cum Laude from Troy University in Troy, AL, with a degree in print journalism/public relations in 2007. She began working with the Wiregrass United Way in April of 2008. Taylor was a contributing writer for VIP Dothan Magazine from 2007-18, and is a 2013 Leadership Dothan graduate. She and her husband Brandon live in Headland.
Angie Sherrill is a native of the Wiregrass area. She is a graduate of Rehobeth High School, Wallace Community College, and Troy University. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration with a major in Management and emphasis in Accounting and Computer Science. She has worked in community development and fundraising since 1997 while serving as the Community Outreach Coordinator in eleven counties for Children’s of Alabama. Angie resides in Dothan with her husband, Steve, and their son, Sloan. They are members of Calvary Baptist Church.
Brandy Nowell, Administrative Assistant
Kent Thomas, Barbour County Area Manager