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Kelly K. Malone, Executive Director

Kelly began her career with the SUW in 1992 as the Secretary-Bookkeeper and assumed the position of Director of Community Relations in 2000. Following the retirement of longtime Executive Director, Mr. Clare Houser, the Board of Directors appointed Kelly to the position of Executive Director in 2004. While Kelly’s first year as Executive Director proved to be a busy one, it also proved to be highly successful as the agency well surpassed its goal that year.

Kelly resides in Orwigsburg with her husband, Michael. She is the mother of  two daughters, Erin and Katie.

Mike Joyce, Director of Community Engagement

Mike is from West Chester, Pa., and a graduate of Shippensburg University.  He began his career in the newspaper industry in suburban Philadelphia before coming to Schuylkill County in 1998 to become Advertising Director at the Republican Herald.  In 2019 he became Publisher of the newspaper, where he remained until it was sold in September, 2023. Mike joined the SUW Board of Directors in 2019 and later served as the 2023 Campaign Chair. Now as Director of Community Engagement, Mike said he is most excited about the opportunity to join an organization that makes such a huge, positive impact on Schuylkill County.  Staying in Schuylkill County was very important to him and his family.

Becky Woods, Director of Marketing & Programs

Becky started her career with the SUW in January, 2022.  She was born and raised in Schuylkill County.  After graduating from Nativity B.V.M. High School, she earned her B.A. in Communications from Marymount University in Arlington, VA.  She went on to complete two years of service with AmeriCorp in Eastern Kentucky.  Returning home, Becky brings over 12 years of experience with non-profit leadership, community development, and marketing.  Her passion for service drew her to the dynamic mission and team of the Schuylkill United Way.

Becky resides in Pottsville with her husband and son.

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