MEET OUR 2019 BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Thank you to all serving on our Board for your dedication, volunteerism, time and talents to help further our cause and serve our community!

CVO
Dimitri Olympidis,
Family Express

CVO-Elect
Julia Hess,
UFS Corporation

Treasurer
Kathy Ireland,
Wintrust Commercial Banking

Secretary
Erin Hawkins,
Valparaiso Community Schools

Board Attorney
Todd Etzler,
Horizon Bank

Ex-Officio
George Carberry,
Burke, Costanza & Carberry

Eric Gibson,
General Insurance Services

Jim Clarida,
IBEW Local 531

Dave Collins,
Century 21 Executive Realty

Dr. John Felton,
Volunteer

Jeff Fernandez,
Benjamin F. Edwards & Co.

Edward Garza,
El Popular, Inc.

Matt Harvey,
BMO Harris Bank

Jim Mooney,
Development Services

Lori Nicklas,
TCU

Clay Patton,
Patton Law, LLC

Dr. Jerry Rodenbarger,
Vale Park Animal Hospital

John Scott,
Martin Binder Jewelers

Jane Szymczak,
Laciak Accountancy

Susie Wireman,
Dwyer Instruments, Inc.  

Ben Zimmer,
Ethos Insurance & Risk Management

Y LEADERSHIP TEAM
• Bob Wanek, Chief Executive Officer
• Carol Douglas, Executive Assistant
• Regina Bluell, Sr. Dir. Membership & Childcare
• Chuck Gutzwiller, Sr. Dir. Programs & Facilities 
• Jennifer Hatseras, HR Director
• Tracey McElree, Sr. Dir. of Advancement
• Brittany Tripp, Wellness & Strategic Marketing Director
• Zach Wagner, Director of Finance