Board of Directors

Executive Committee

President: Jared McIntosh, Fifth Third Bank

President-Elect: Don Crankshaw, Community Volunteer

Vice President: Alex Schmitt, Schmitt Law Office

Secretary: Marilyn Brenton, Pittsburg Tank & Tower Group

Treasurer: Jerry Graupner, United Companies

Director-at-Large: Amy Susott, Deaconess Health System

Past President: Jennifer Briggs, University of Evansville


Mary Allen, Sixth and Zero

Amy Bouchie, New Horizons Financial Consultants

Debbie Calhoun, OneMain Financial

Joe Danks, Flanders, Inc.

Jack Faber, Hafer

Leslie Fella, Evansville Regional Airport

David Goffinet, Lochmueller Group

Mark Goltiao, Evansville Power Yoga

Marcus Hester, The Hester Group

Hannah Jaramillo, Morton Solar

Jeremy Kunz, Garmong Construction Services

Erin Lewis, University of Evansville

Christina Mayes, Vectren, A CenterPoint Energy Company

Jeff Purdue, Bowen Engineering

Keith Rawley, AstraZeneca

Jean Reising, MetroNet

Sara Rupp, Old National Bank

Ben Shoulders, Banterra

Phil Smith, Evansville Police Department

Kevin Spindler, Toyota Motor Manufacturing of Indiana

Lawrence Taylor, Merrill Lynch

Susan Vaughn, Indiana Economic Development Corporation

Otha Warren, North Park Corporation

Amy Word-Smith, Lamasco Bar and Amy’s on Franklin

Kelsey Wright, EVSC

Honorary Directors

Ryan Hatfield, Indiana General Assembly

Court Kull, Fifth Third Bank

Mayor Lloyd Winnecke, City of Evansville



Celebration of Leadership Nominations are in!

Thank you, everyone, for submitting so many great nominations for Celebration of Leadership 2020! Here are the lists of nominees by division. If you see an error or don't see your nomination listed, let us know by THIS FRIDAY, 1/10. And don't forget to RSVP to the...

Calendar of Events

  1. Celebration of Leadership Nominee Pre-Party

    March 2 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
  2. 25th Annual Celebration of Leadership

    March 19 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
  3. Community Leadership Program

    June 9 @ 7:30 am - June 11 @ 4:00 pm
  4. Community Leadership Program

    October 20 @ 7:30 am - October 22 @ 4:00 pm
  5. Community Leadership Program

    February 2, 2021 @ 7:30 am - February 4, 2021 @ 4:00 pm
  6. Community Leadership Program

    June 8, 2021 @ 7:30 am - June 10, 2021 @ 4:00 pm

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