Kristi Williams - Director of Operations

Kristi was born and raised in northern California, receiving her B.A. from the University of California, Santa Barbara.  She has called Virginia home for the past 15 years, and has a wide variety of experience working in hospitality, healthcare, and public relations.  She in an active member of her community, serving as the PTO Treasurer for Westwood Hills Elementary School, and is a co-troop leader for Girl Scouts troop 01147.  She is a strong advocate for mental health awareness, and enjoys volunteering for a variety of organizations.

Kristi lives in Waynesboro with her husband of 10 years, Neil, their 8 year old daughter, 3 year old son, and Goldendoodle pup.  She enjoys spending time with her family, camping, and listening to live music.



Kendall Badgett - Community Investment Coordinator

Kendall is a Kentucky girl with British roots (My Nanna was a Londoner). She received a Liberal Arts degree at Western Kentucky University – Go big Red! As well as an MA from Virginia Theological Seminary. She and her family landed in Waynesboro about a year and a half ago and love the area. She has three boys, ages: 8, 6, and 3 that keep her very busy! A menagerie of furry and scaled babies: dog, cat, guinea pig, and a fish named, none other than, “fishy.” 

She is a retired Peace Corps volunteer, Madagascar. If you speak Malagasy, she's your girl. She enjoys: books, art, gardens, music and dancing, and anything outside and active. "I am very excited to be a part of the United Way family, and I look forward to meeting you and working with you!"