Shelton native and resident Jillian Carroll has been named as the new Director of Resource Development at Valley United Way. She comes to Valley United Way with a background in development having served as a Development Associate at the Jewish Senior Services Foundation in Bridgeport. She also worked in media with the A&E Television Network She is a graduate of the University of Connecticut.
At Valley United Way she will be responsible for all fund raising activities and will also be involved with marketing and communications.
Sharon Gibson-Ellis, the new President & C.O.O. at Valley United Way, said that she is very pleased to have Jillian as part of her team at United Way. “These are exciting times for Valley United Way and Jillian is going to be a tremendous assets to all of our operations. This is a great community and a great opportunity for both of us to continue and grow Valley United Way’s role as a community and philanthropic leader.”