August A. Napoli Jr.
President & CEO
August A. Napoli is President and Chief Executive Officer of United Way of Greater Cleveland, the largest private funder of health and human services in the Greater Cleveland region.
Mr. Napoli has forty years of nonprofit executive experience in the northeast Ohio region.
Helen Forbes Fields
Vice President Community Impact & General Counsel
Helen Forbes Fields joined United Way of Greater Cleveland as Vice President of Community Impact and General Counsel on October 17, 2016.
Prior to joining United Way, Ms. Forbes Fields was a Partner at Forbes, Fields & Associates Co. LPA where she was active in the firm’s public law and municipal finance practice.
Vice President of Resource Development & Chief Philanthropy Officer
Daniel Mansoor joined United Way of Greater Cleveland as Vice President, Resource Development and Chief Philanthropy Officer in October 2016. Mr. Mansoor comes to United Way with 30 years experience in philanthropy and fundraising.
He began his development career at Cornell University, where he earned a B.S. in engineering and an MBA.
Sylvia Pérez Cash
Vice President of Strategic Programs & Knowledge
Sylvia Pérez Cash joined United Way on January 3, 2017 as Vice President of Strategic Programs and Knowledge. Pérez leads United Way’s public policy, CMSD wraparound and knowledge/data initiatives. She also oversees United Way 2-1-1, a 24/7 free and confidential health and human service helpline. Pérez leverages the knowledge emerging from the organization’s work to enhance external impact and internal performance, and identify opportunities for strategic grantmaking.
Vice President, Human Resources & Operations
Julianne Gozar is Vice President, Human Resources and Operations for United Way of Greater Cleveland. Ms. Gozar graduated from The Ohio State University with B.A. in Journalism and earned her M.S. in Human Resource Development from Villanova University. She holds certifications as both a Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) and a Senior Certified Professional through the Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM-SCP).
Senior Director, Executive Office
Kathleen Taylor joined United Way of Greater Cleveland on April 25, 2017 as Sr. Director of the Executive Office. Her career in both the non-profit and corporate sectors has spanned more than 35 years. A native of Northeast Ohio, Ms. Taylor holds both a BA in English/Communications and an MBA/Marketing from the University of Akron.