SAFEchild Announces New Board Members and Officers

SAFEchild Announces New Board Members and Officers
Dan DeLeo to lead board for 2016-2017

Raleigh, N.C. (August 4, 2016) – SAFEchild’s board of directors is pleased to announce the addition of seven new board members and the elected officers for 2016-2017.

New board members include Ann Beal, senior director of operations at MedCall, LLC; Brian Berk, director of sales and operations at Nationwide Insurance; Kacie Fore, community relations manager at Duke Energy Corporation; Robert Glausser, financial advisor at Merrill Lynch; Michael Minotti, financial advisor at Edward Jones; Matt Schanz, financial advisor at Cornerstone Wealth Management and Lindsay Tripp, tax manager at ABB, Inc..

Dan DeLeo, COO of Pool Professionals, is the new board president for 2016-2017, and Anita Blomme Pinther, president and founder of AP Connect, is president-elect. Elaine Loyack, director of community and public relations at Delta Dental of North Carolina, is the new secretary, and Kirk Neely, accountant at ABB Inc., is remaining in his previous role as treasurer.

“We are delighted to welcome our new board members who will help further our mission to eliminate child abuse and neglect,” said Cristin DeRonja, executive director of SAFEchild. “Our work in the community relies on the dedication and commitment of volunteers, donors and campaigners who provide the resources needed to help us protect children.”