(Farmington) The United Way of St. Francois County has hired a new executive director.
Cassie Thomas currently is the Director of Events for the Farmington Regional Chamber of Commerce.
She says she’s excited about being able to help the community by working with the United Way.
Luann Honerkamp is the president of the United Way board of directors.
She says she’s excited about what Thomas brings to the organization.
This past year, the group awarded nearly $130,000 to 28 different not for profit agencies in St. Francois County.