Angie Berzonski joined the Community Foundation for the Alleghenies in 2011. As Associate Director, she helps local nonprofits learn more about grant opportunities, manages the Foundation’s grantmaking programs, and assists the Executive Director with management responsibilities. Prior to her current position, she was editor of Johnstown Magazine and worked in public relations, television, and radio. She earned her bachelor’s degree in Communications from Clarion University of Pennsylvania.
Mike Kane has been at the Community Foundation for the Alleghenies since 2001. During that time he has had the opportunity to work with hundreds of donors throughout Bedford, Cambria, Somerset and Indiana counties and beyond. He is interested in donors’ stories and aspirations and in the many different ways to better our community. He has served a number of boards of organizations in support of philanthropy, community and economic development, conservation, the arts, and education. Mike and his wife, Elizabeth, have two children, James, a junior at the Georgia Institute of Technology; and Ellie, a freshman at the University of Pittsburgh. His hobbies include running while listening to his favorite playlists and having his heart broken each year by the University of Pittsburgh football team.
Heidi Williamson joined Berks County Community Foundation in 2001 as the director of communication. She later became vice president for communication and currently serves as the senior vice president for programs and initiatives. As a core member of the foundation’s leadership team, she helps to provide strategic direction for the organization while leading a growing staff of specialized program officers. She also oversees the distribution of grants and scholarships from the foundation’s charitable funds. Prior to joining the Community Foundation, Heidi was the manager of global communication at Exide Corp., where she developed and implemented the organization’s first international internal communication strategy. She began her career as an editor at SmartHealth, a custom publishing company for hospital newsletters. Heidi earned a Master of Arts in strategic communication and leadership from Seton Hall University, and a Bachelor of Arts in English/professional writing from Kutztown University. Heidi served the community foundation field as a member of the CommA steering committee, including serving as chair for the 2009-2010 term. She currently serves on the board of the newly formed Pennsylvania Association of Community Foundations.