Rebecca Hamlet Kapple, Westfield
Employer: Kelly Services
Board Member since 2016
Family:I have a husband, Marc; and three children, Olivia, Allen and Nina.
Biography:I was Born and raised in Beautiful Downtown Sheridan on Hamlet Farm, where I spent my years growing up alongside my family in the fields. Educated at Silver Creek Central School, then on to Franklin Pierce University in Rindge, New Hampshire. I am Currently employed as the Sr. Account Talent Manager for Kelly Services and reside in Westfield, NY with my family on our Grape farm.
What is something people would not expect about you?
I love driving Semi’s during grape season with my husband!
What is your favorite quote?
“Do the thing you fear and the death of fear is certain.” ~Ralph Waldo Emerson
What drew you to United Way?
As a child growing up I helped my grandfather with many community service projects. He worked very closely with the United way, and his legacy built a love for the organization within me. When given the opportunity to give back to my community I was very excited to join the United Way board.
What do you love about United Way?
I absolutely love that it is there to support the entire community, not just in monetary donations, but in it’s presence that addresses the needs of our community and provides resources to those in need.
Any additional comments?
I have loved working with the different partner organizations to learn more about the great work that they do for our community in Northern Chautauqua County.