Brooke Smith

Meet Brooke.
As the CEO for United Way of Lebanon County, Brooke works with board and staff to ensure that United Way's mission is fulfilled through programs, strategic planning, and community outreach. 
Brooke joined the United Way team as CEO in 2019 bringing valuable nonprofit leadership experience. She previously served as Executive Director of Compeer of Lebanon County, Director of Community Impact for United Way of Lebanon County, and Prenatal to Third Grade Coordinator for Community Action Partnership (CAP) of Lancaster County. During her tenure as Impact Director, she implemented the 211 social service hotline in Lebanon County, played a critical role in the 2017 community needs assessment process, and led the transition into the current collective impact model of funding. In her most recent role with CAP, Brooke had the opportunity to lead a collective impact partnership of school districts and community partners with a focus on increasing kindergarten readiness.
Brooke holds a Master's Degree in Education from Cappella University and a Bachelor's Degree in Psychology from Bloomsburg University.  
Brooke's favorite part of working at United Way:
Seeing the difference that local programs make in the lives of families and children in the Lebanon Valley! As a Lebanon native, Brooke is passionate about serving her local community.
Did you know?
Brooke lives in Lebanon County with her husband and four sons. She spends a lot of her free time watching baseball and hockey games!