Board & Staff
Board of Directors
Directors are elected for 3-year terms and may serve a maximum of three terms. Officers are: Gregg Malott, President; Don Street, Vice-President; Robert Simpson, Treasurer; Darlene Mellon, Secretary. Directors: Robert Conn, Missy Culp, Katie DeGroot, Carola Forsythe, Julie Hanus, Jim Ketchen, Robert Klitzman, Vicki Overmyer, Shane Pilarski, and Dan Zylstra.
Wendy Rose was hired as the CF's first full-time Executive Director in 2003. Over the years she has been privileged to work with many caring and charitable persons. She is in awe of the many donors who give selflessly to make a better future for the residents of Pulaski County.
Kim Krause has been with the Community Foundation since 2008. She enjoys working with the Scholarship Program and as a trained Youth Ambassador responsible for coordinating the Fans of Philanthropy Club.
Accountant/Sue Peppers, CPA
Accounting services have been outsourced with the office of Sue Peppers, CPA, and provided by Deb Kauffman since 2004. Deb's depth of knowledge and experience combined with sharp attention to detail have made her an integral part of the Community Foundation.
2016-17 Summer Intern
Steve Sewell finished his sophomore year at Saint Joseph’s College before becoming the CF summer intern. Tech experience at West Central High School enabled Steve to assist with digitizing CF records. Majoring in English with a minor in Journalism, Steve feels a strong desire to contribute to his community in positive ways. Thanks, Steve!
2015 Summer Intern
Jessica Wagner is a West Central High School graduate pursuing a degree in Communications with a concentration in Public Relations at the University of Indianapolis. She hoped to use her summer break to benefit her home community, make new connections, and build her resume while reflecting who she is. What a great match for the Community Foundation!