My personality in a nutshell: I love One Direction and pro-wrestling, and my dream is to travel to Sydney, Australia, and live among the kangaroos. Happy to be here!
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Here at Meals on Wheels of Monroe County, we’re incredibly fortunate to benefit from the guidance and wisdom of some of our region’s most vibrant and involved community leaders.
Board President (Branch Manager, ESSA Bank)
I have served on the Board for four years. My passions include community and spending my down time with family, friends, and my fur-baby, Mason.
Board Vice President, Retired Entrepreneur
My forté is volunteering. Although I have worked in both corporate America and as an entrepreneur, I prefer and feel blessed to be in a position to help others. I enjoy golf, hiking, traveling, and reading. I currently also serve as Communication/Marketing Director for my golf group and am a member of the Columbiettes.
Tyiesha Hinton, PhD
Board Secretary, Director, ERAP Program, Pocono Mountains United Way
As a nonprofit leader and navy veteran, I am truly blessed with a sincere passion for helping others by meeting them where they are without judgment. It is my belief that everyone deserves the opportunity to obtain optimal health and wellness, with food security being a huge part of this achievement. I also love spending family time with my husband Frank, twin daughters, and our cat Gilly.
Board Treasurer (Vice President, Morgan Stanley)
I love my family, animals, camping, boating, and Jeeping!
Retired Executive Director, Barrett Paradise Friendly Library
I have served on the MCMOW Board for 10+ years. MCMOW is important to me because the organization, with its staff and volunteers, positively impacts peoples’ lives every day. I am surrounded by my family and friends, reading books, trying out a new recipes, and enjoying the beauty of the Poconos.
Agent, State Farm
I have spent the better part of my life volunteering for community causes. I love to serve those around me. My wife Sheryl and I have two children and three grandchildren. Also, we love our two dogs, Fenway and Parker.
Real Estate Agent, MORE Modern Real Estate
I worked at Skytop Lodge for 20 years, have been self-employed, and have coordinated hundreds of events at NEPA’s premier event venues as well as in N.J. and metropolitan N.Y. Although growing up in a military family meant spending much of my childhood abroad, for most of my adult life I’ve lived here in the Poconos. I love to cook, hike, mountain bike, and boat on the Delaware River with my husband Walt and three children.
Retired Food Service Director, East Stroudsburg School District
I’ve been part of the food service industry since 1969 as Director in the Philly and East Stroudsburg School Districts. I was active on the National Board for the School Nutrition Association and served as President of the State School Food Service Association. Currently, I’m a member of the Pocono Mountains Hunger Coalition, assist four times a year at a local soup kitchen, and am very involved with both church and scouting activities.