Member of Asbury UMC Bettendorf is new Churches United director


March 04, 2014

The Board of Directors of Churches United of the Quad City Area announces\d the promotion of Anne 
Wachal, current Acting Executive Director and Program Manager to Executive Director of the 53-year-
old organization effective March 1.
 
Wachal is a member of Asbury United Methodist Church in Bettendorf.
 
Wachal has been employed with Churches United since June of 1999 and has served as Program 
Manager and Associate Director for many years. Under her leadership, Churches United expanded 
its hunger programs, including meals sites and food pantries, as well as other ministries offered 
to the community.
 
Ms. Wachal holds a B.A. in Social Work from Kent State University and a Masters Degree in Applied 
Social Sciences/ Management from Case Western Reserve University. She has held middle management 
positions in other social service agencies throughout her career.