Our Staff & Board

Meet Our Staff

Stephanie Overbey

Stephanie Overbey

Contact areas: donor relations, planned giving, media spokesperson, nonprofit guidance

Amy Cannon

Amy Cannon
Senior Program Officer

Contact areas: scholarships, special grant initiatives

Amy Donley

Amy Donley
Chief Finance Officer

Contact areas: fund statements, finance

Alex Hall
Vice President of Programs

Contact areas: Grants, Community Outreach, Special Programs

Terrill Hooks
Program Officer

Contact areas: grants, KEYS

Cheryl Lacheta
Executive & Finance Assistant

Contact areas: administrative support to CEO, Development Director, Board and Committees; helps connect callers/visitors to staff person who can help them

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Abby Logan
Communications Coordinator

Contact areas: marketing, public relations

Tami Murphy

Tami Murphy
Office Manager

Contact areas: manages day-to-day office functions, schedules meeting rooms for community groups

Brenda Rigdon

Brenda Rigdon
Chief Development Officer

Contact areas: donor relations, planned giving, Get on Board, resource library

Meet Our Board

Board Listing

The Community Foundation is currently led by a group of up to 23 volunteer board members. Each member brings a perspective and expertise unique to where they live in the community, their profession, and what their community interests are. Please see information at the bottom of this page about how board members are selected.

Kevin Deardorff

Josh Gordon
Vice President

Jane Wear

Jefferson Hankins

Ron Baumgartner

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Greg Demopoulos

Lisa Frazzetta-Manning

Katie Darr-Lechlitner

Cheryl Hastings

Jennifer Hollar

Paula Kaiser

Dr. Anita Kishan

Dr. Anita Kishan

Brent Lamb

Stephanie Bibler

Scott Reust

Jon Roberts

Christine Sands

Dan Stichter

Steve Yeager

Kay Young

How are board members appointed?

According to Foundation by-laws, board members are appointed in the following manner:

1 – Appointed by the Ministerial Association

1 – Appointed by the Kosciusko County Bar Association

1 – Appointed by the Judge of the Circuit Court of Kosciusko County

2 – Appointed from industries located in Kosciusko County appointed at large by a nominating committee of the Board of Directors

Remainder – Appointed at large by a nominating committee of the Board of Directors

Appointments are made at the recommendation of a Governance Committee which considers the following areas (in alpha order):

  • Areas of expertise including: administration, business, planning, finance, legal, education, fundraising, marketing, media, investment and nonprofit governance.
  • Availability of time.
  • Community connections including corporate, social, philanthropic, religious, professional, education and rural.
  • Diversity in age, gender and ethnicity.
  • Organizational experience including business, government and nonprofit.
  • Potential to support the Community Foundation financially.
  • Representation from communities throughout Kosciusko County.
  • Style (visionary, practical and leadership).