Linda Wilcox

Linda Wilcox

President

Occupation: Judge
City: Union City

Linda Wilcox has been a board member since January of 2014.

Bob Gentry

Robert (Bob) K. Gentry

Vice-President

Occupation: Retired NLRB Manager
City: Union City

Robert Gentry has been a board member since January of 2015.

Jane Flesher

Jane Flesher

Secretary

Occupation: Retired Educator
City: Ridgeville

Jane Flesher was added to the board in January of 2016.

Kurt Prescott

Kurt Prescott

Treasurer

Occupation: Farmer
City: Winchester

Kurt Prescott became a member of the board in January of 2015.

Melvin Barnell

Melvin Barnell

Occupation: Retired Quality Engineer
City: Modoc

Melvin Barnell joined the Foundation board in April of 2016.

Louise Hart

Louise Hart

Occupation: Retired Nursing Professor
City: Winchester

Louise Hart has been on the Board of Directors since February of 2016.

Joyce Husmann

Joyce Husmann

Occupation: Retired UCCHS Counselor
City: Union City

Joyce Husmann joined the Board of Directors in January of 2012.

Chip Loney

Chip Loney

Occupation: Director of Accounting, Wicks's Pie Inc.
City: Winchester

Chip Loney has been a Foundation board member since January of 2010.

James Meinerding

James (Jim) Meinerding

Occupation: Retired Regional President of First Merchant's Bank
City: Winchester

James Meinerding was added to the board in January of 2009.

Cathy Stephen

Cathy Stephen Miller

Occupation: Consultant/Retired Educator
City: Winchester

Cathy Stephen Miller joined the Foundation board in December of 2013.

Suzan Myers

Suzan Dillon Myers

Occupation: Attorney
City: Lynn

Suzan Dillon Myers has been a board member since January of 2016.

Janice Powers

Janice Powers

Occupation: Regional President of Old National Bank
City: Parker City

Janice Powers joined the board in January of 2014.

Ronn Shumaker

Ronn Shumaker

Occupation: Insurance Agent (Thompson Group)
City: Parker City

Ronn Shumaker is the longest running board member, joining the Foundation board in February of 2008.

Christen Commers

Christen Commers Smith

Occupation: Attorney
City: Union City

Christen Commers Smith has served on the board since January of 2013.

Jerimy Stephan

Occupation: Youth Pastor
City: Lynn

Jerimy Stephan, the newest member to the Foundation board, became a member in January of 2017.

Board Committees

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

  • Linda Wilcox, President
  • Bob Gentry, Vice President
  • Jane Flesher, Secretary
  • Kurt Prescott, Treasurer
  • Lisa Jennings, Executive Director

ASSET DEVELOPMENT

  • Bob Gentry, Chair
  • Linda Wilcox
  • Cathy Stephen Miller
  • Jane Flesher
  • Christen Commers Smith

EVENTS COMMITTEE

  • Joyce Husmann, Chair
  • Jane Flesher

Community Advisors:

  • Jane Grove

FINANCE AND INVESTMENT COMMITTEE

  • Kurt Prescott, Chair
  • Mel Barnell
  • Chip Loney
  • Jim Meinerding
  • Janice Powers
  • Robert Gentry

Community Advisors:

  • Jim Davis
  • Rick Tudor
  • Allen Jefferis

SPECIAL TASK FORCE COMMITTEE (temporary)

  • Chip Loney, Chair
  • Mel Barnell
  • Suzan Dillon Myers
  • Joyce Husmann
  • Cathy Stephen Miller

GRANTS COMMITTEE

  • Ronn Shumaker, Chair
  • Mel Barnell
  • Louise Hart
  • Suzan Dillon Myers
  • Kurt Prescott

Community Advisors:

  • Kevin Cox
  • Cheryl Jones

Union City Fund Advisors:  

  • Jim Davis
  • Ray Griffin
  • Allen Jefferis

NOMINATING AND BY-LAWS COMMITTEE

  • Cathy Stephen Miller, Chair
  • Chip Loney
  • Joyce Husmann
  • Robert Gentry
  • Suzan Dillon Myers

LILLY SCHOLARSHIP COMMITTEE

  • Joyce Husmann, Chair
  • Jim Meinerding
  • Susan Dillon Myers
  • Janice Powers
  • Linda Wilcox

Community Reviewers:

  • Kurt Horner
  • Polly Roberts

SCHOLARSHIP COMMITTEE

  • Joyce Husmann, Chair
  • Jane Flesher
  • Cathy Stephen Miller
  • Linda Wilcox