Staff and Officers


Jessica Thieme, Executive Director

Jessica Thieme is the Executive Director of United Way of Adams County. Jessica is a native of Decatur and has spent most of her life in Adams County. Jessica has a passion for serving her home community and has served as a volunteer for many organizations throughout her life. With degrees in both Communication Management and Public Relations, Jessica’s educational background serves her well as she works to serve the needs of other in the United Way pillar areas of Health, Education and Wellness. Jessica has been involved in the United Way of Adams County for several years, formally serving as President of the Board. She is committed to helping create a better quality of life for those who reside in Adams County.

Keirstyn Shane is the Executive Assistant at the United Way of Adams County. She grew up in Adams County and graduated from South Adams High School. Keirstyn is currently pursuing a degree in Business Management. Living in Adams County her whole life, Keirstyn has always loved being part of a small community and making a difference in people’s lives. She is excited about continuing to make a difference through her work with United Way of Adams County.


Keirstyn Shane, Executive Assistant

2019 Officers

Chief Volunteer Officer: Amber Ham
Chief Volunteer Officer Elect: Natasha Nevil
Treasurer: Steve Amstutz
Secretary: Barb Engle

Past President: Jamie McDonald