United Way of Greater St. Louis welcomes CASSANDRA SANFORD (1) in her return as the 2012 chair of the Women’s Leadership Society giving initiative.

St. Louis Society for the Physically Disabled announces the appointment of six new board members: RACHEL BALBACH, JEFFREY CLARK, ANGEL GOLDBERG, JOSEPH MOONEY III, SARFRAZ NABI and THOMAS TORRETTI. In addition, NATHAN BARTLETT has accepted the position of board treasurer.

St. Luke’s Hospital welcomes LAURNA GODWIN (2) to its board of directors.

The Little Bit Foundation has elected MICHAEL AMANN, JOHN DOERING, MICHAEL ENGLAND and JAY WITTE to its board of directors.

DOUG YAEGER (3) has been named chairman of the board of commissioners for the St. Louis Science Center.

JOAN HECKER has been elected as treasurer for the German American Heritage Society of Saint Louis.

The Arts and Education Council announces the addition of HEATHER EDWARDS and MICHAEL RYAN as development managers.

JDRF has elected CAROLINE SAUNDERS (4) to its board of directors.

Stages St. Louis has announced the addition of KRISTEN GOODMAN as marketing director, JAMES COMPTON as manager of individual giving events and SUSAN MINTZ as development director.

NICK JIANG (5) has been named to the board of directors for the Asian Chamber of Commerce.

STEPHEN SACHS has been appointed to the St. Louis County Library board of trustees.

The St. Louis Public Library Foundation has elected DAVID DIENER and LAWRENCE OTTO (6) to its board of trustees.