AMARILLO -- The executive director of the United Way of Lawton-Fort Sill, Oklahoma Katie Noffsker has been selected as the new executive director of the United Way of Amarillo and Canyon.
"Katie is a true professional with a background in leadership of a United Way, which will be a great benefit to our organization," Mike Hooten, board president said. "She also has lived in Amarillo and worked here at the Red Cross, so she is familiar with our city and nonprofit community. She believes in the United Way principle of collaboration with community partners. We look forward to the energy she will bring to our United Way."
Noffsker has served as United Way executive director in Lawton-Fort Sill since 2011. Previously, she served in several capacities with the American Red Cross, starting in 2003 as health and safety director in Amarillo. She also was volunteer coordinator with the Tulsa (Oklahoma) Area Chapter and director of the Central Oklahoma Chapter branch offices serving Shawnee and Lawton.
She starts March 3.
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