I joined the team at the United Way of the Eastern Panhandle in October, 2016 as the Program Associate. In this position, I handle donor pledges, assist with special events, create and distribute campaign materials, and work closely with the team to help develop an effective campaign plan. Prior to this position, I worked as an administrative and communications professional in the energy industry. I graduated from Mountain State University with a Bachelor of Science in Organizational Leadership. A native of Washington, D.C., I currently reside with my husband in Gerrardstown, WV.
Tricia knows that small businesses are driven by the vision and entrepreneurial spirit of the founders to meet a need by delivering a product or service, and Next Generation HR Solutions was founded with the same principles. She understands the challenges small business owners face in managing employee issues without the expertise, knowledge, or training to handle the complexities of HR laws and regulations. Next Generation HR Solutions provides services that are designed to remove time consuming and burdensome employment challenges by implementing effective and efficient HR Solutions that help mitigate risks associated with employment issues while building a strong foundation for successful growth.
Tricia has spent 20+ years of her career in Northern Virginia working within the technology and managed services industries. Her expertise and experience includes Human Capital, Operations, and Project Management. Tricia has a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Project Management from Liberty University. She is certified as a Professional in Human Resources (PHR) from the HR Certification Institute (HRCI) and a Society of Human Resource Management Certified Professional (SHRM-CP).
Julia McDonald Yuhasz is a Provider Liaison at Hospice of the Panhandle. She received a Bachelor of Science degree in Health Promotion and minor in Psychology from Appalachian State University, as well as an MBA in Healthcare Administration from Shepherd University. Prior to joining HOTP, she served as an intern with the Marketing and Development Department at University Healthcare, managed her family’s business specializing in interior and exterior renovation and design, and served as an in-home care provider for a geriatric patient. Julia is on the board of the Arts and Humanities Alliance of Jefferson County (AHA!), a member of Zion Episcopal Church in Charles Town, and an eighth-generation Jefferson County resident. She lives in Kearneysville with her husband and son.