Current Board of Directors

Vanta Black, MEd                              Board Secretary, Chair-Events, Retired Teacher, Vigo County School Corporation              


Karen Cunningham, PT                  Board 1st Vice-Chair, Chair- LEAF Team,  Retired Physical Therapist, Independence Rehabilitation                  


Kristin Fleschner, JD                       Board Member, 8.2016, Foreign Affairs Officer, U.S. Department of State               


Lisa Gibson                                        Board Member, 12.2014, Chair - Events Committee,  Community Leader                                                                


Debbie Johnson                                 Board Member, Events Committee, First Financial Bank                                                               


Jean Kristeller, PhD                          Board Member, Professor Emeritus, Indiana State University                        


Jamie Oberste-Vorth, MA               Board Member, 11.2016- Program Committee, Professor at Indiana State University                                    


Jim Owen                                            Board Member, 05.2019, Retired Business leader                                                         


Anneliese Payne, PhD                      Board Member, LEAF Coordinator, 10.2018, Retired Professor SMWC                                                      


Nellie Simbol, JD                                Board Member,  Attorney at Law, Simbol & Crossen                                     


Racheal Spencer, BSN, RN, IBCLC  Board Member, 05.2019 Union Hospital Clinic Manager                                             


Kathleen Stienstra, MD                    Board Chair, Chair-Executive Committee,  Physician, The Maple Center, Union Hospital                       


Jim Stolt                                               Board Member, 010.01.12, Finance Committee, Retired from Overhead Doors


Ellie Templeton                                  Board Member, 01.01.20, Local Business Leader

William Carper                                   Board Member, 01.01.2020, Finance Committee, Retired Business Leader

Miren Beristain                                   Board Member, 01.01.2020, Finance Committee, Retired Business Leader


Deanna Ferguson, Ex-Officio        Executive Director, The Maple Center, 07.2013                   



Updated: 01.20.20