OUR LEADERSHIP AND BOARD

It takes many people to make our organization successful. These individuals are committed to defending potential every single day. Our staff receive ongoing training to ensure that we serve our community with excellence.

It takes many people to make our organization successful. These individuals are committed to defending potential every single day. Our staff receive ongoing training to ensure that we serve our community with excellence.

OUR EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

JOSETTE RIDER

Chief Executive Officer
260.456.1600 x 2230

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MATT STOUT

Board President
Partner, BKD, LLP

TONY TRANQUIL

Board Vice President
CEO, Wayne Pipe & Supply

CHRIS JOHNSON

Board Vice President
Client Executive, Hylant

PHIL HENRY

Board Treasurer
CEO, Paragon Tube Corp.

JAKE FETTERS

Board Secretary
President, Mosaic Building Solutions

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

MIKE WEVER

Board Memeber
Associate, Barnes & Thornburg

JOHN MARSHALL

Board Member
President, Linder Oil Company, Inc.

RON HOWARD

Board Member
Community Development Manager, Fort Wayne Mad Ants & Indianapolis Pacers

BILL BECKER

Board Member
Owner, Pro Resources

CHASE LOCKWOOD

Board Member
Engineer, Fort Wayne Metals

CHRIS YESH

Board Member
Relationship Manager, Chase Bank

DION MCLOWN

Board Member
Area Retail Sales Manager, Fort Wayne/South Bend, Indiana Area AT&T

LAURA ANTIL

Board Member
Lupke Rice Insurance & Financial Services

MARTIN HUTTENLOCKER

LFW 
Vice President, Bradley Company

WADE OWEN

LFW 
Manager of Guitar Operations, Sweetwater Sound

Kyle Newman

Commercial Relationship Manager 
First Merchants

Sal Farias

Account Supervisor  
LABOV Marketing Communications &Training

Chris Grahm

Senior VP

Steel Dynamics Inc.

Brian Miller

Controller

STAR Financial Bank

Bill Schenkel

Director of Strategy and Operations 

IU Health

Todd Hollman

CEO 

Pizza Hut

Josh Byers

General Manager 

Automotive Color & Supply Corp.

Natalie Axel

Self-employed

Charitable Giving

DAVE HOFFMAN

Senior User Experience Designer

Do It Best

DENISE MILLS

Managing Branch Director

Creative Financial Staffing

LAURA KAPP MILLER

Financial Advisor

UBS Waggoner Miller Wealth Mgmt

MIKE RINTZ

Foodservice Sales

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