Lauren Kolbe, of Dardenne Prairie, Mo., was named 2018 auxiliary board chair for the United Way of Greater St. Louis – West Region.
“I’m honored to serve as the West Region’s board chair and to work with generous, enthusiastic and passionate leaders to further United Way’s mission to help people live their best possible lives.”
Kolbe has served several roles with the organization throughout the past few years, including as a member of the auxiliary board of directors since 2011, as well as on the marketing and events, board development, campaign, and one-time grants committees.
Kolbe is partner and co-owner of kolbeco, a full service communications firm that provides public relations, marketing strategy, graphic design, social media, and web design & development services.
In addition to her support of United Way, Kolbe serves on the board of directors for the St. Charles County Workforce Development. She previously served on the board of directors for the American Marketing Association – St. Louis Chapter and was president in 2006.
“Lauren is a long-time supporter of United Way, and we are excited to have her lead our West Region as board chair,” said Dayna Stock, vice president of regions and special initiatives. “Lauren’s dedication and passion for helping others is the perfect example of the leaders who volunteer their time and expertise with United Way to strengthen the St. Louis region for all.”