From the Cape & Islands United Way
Mark Skala, a seasoned marketing executive, journalist, and community leader has been named the new president and CEO of the Cape and Islands United Way. Skala comes to the organization with a wealth of experience, most recently serving as vice president at Lighthouse Media Solutions, where he oversaw client relations services as well as the company’s TV shows and video production. He previously worked in executive roles at Bank of Cape Cod and GateHouse Media. Skala lives in Hyannis with his wife, Kelly, and their three sons.
Throughout his career, Skala has advocated for and on behalf of many nonprofits, serving on numerous boards and committees. He said his new position offers him the best of both worlds.
According to a statement from the organization’s board chair, Todd Machnik, the CEO search yielded a large pool of highly-qualified candidates.
Skala officially begins in his new role on September 24th.