Meet The Team

Executive Director: Caprice Hover 


Most recently, Caprice has been the Executive Director of the Rutland County Parent Child Center. Caprice replaces Jim Kahle who has been acting as interim executive director. Mr. Kahle is assuming the position of Board President.

“I am so excited to be part of  the team at the United Way of Rutland County, I have spent 30 years advocating, fundraising, developing programs and mentoring families and agencies in our community. I am thrilled to take the experiences and knowledge I have gained to work with businesses and non-profits in a new way. I am passionate about the ability to be creative and thinking big when it comes to addressing the health, safety, and well-being of our community. The United Way of Rutland County offers this ability through their Community Impact model allowing for flexibility and out of the box thinking. I look forward to serving the community in this new endeavor.”

Board President Jim Kahle says: “Caprice brings a combination of experience, passion, knowledge, and energy to the United Way. Her genuine concern for the people of the region, and her abilities to implement positive change are well known. We feel lucky to have her coming on board.” The United Way of Rutland County has been advocating and collaborating for the benefit of the region’s citizens for over 75 years. The organizations mission is, “to identify needs and facilitate solutions through community collaborations.”


Associate Director: Dan Warnecke 


Filling the role of Associate Director, Dan Warnecke joined us in our mission to create stronger communities. Throughout his career, Dan has worked in community systems and is excited to bring his collaborative experiences to United Way. His compassion, intellect and ability to bring quality programs and partnerships in addressing the needs of children and families will allow us to continue to be creative in addressing the health, education and financial stability of our county.

Please stop by our offices, located at 88 Park Street in Rutland, VT and say hello to Caprice and Dan today!