Board of Directors

Executive Committee

President: Alex Schmitt, Schmitt Law Office

Vice President: Lawrence Taylor, Fifth Third Bank

Secretary: Beth Kroft, Old National Bank

Treasurer: Jerry Graupner, United Companies

Director-at-Large: Kelly Cozart, Ivy Tech Community College

Past President: Don Crankshaw, Crankshaw Consulting


Mary Allen, Sixth and Zero

Amy Bouchie, New Horizons Financial Consultants

Jack Faber, Hafer

Leslie Fella, Evansville Regional Airport

David Goffinet, Lochmueller Group

Hannah Jaramillo, Morton Solar

Erin Lewis, University of Evansville

Keith Rawley, AstraZeneca

Sara Rupp, Old National Bank

Jaimie Sheth, JD Sheth Foundation

Kevin Spindler, Toyota Motor Manufacturing of Indiana

Amy Susott, CWA Consulting Group

Charles Sutton, Evansville Vanderburgh Public Library

Natasha Vanover, CenterPoint Energy

Susan Vaughn, Indiana Economic Development Corporation

Jessica Welcher, Deaconess Health System

Kelsey Wright, Evansville Vanderburgh School Corporation

Holly Rankin Zaher, St. Paul’s Episcopal Church

Honorary Directors

Ryan Hatfield, Indiana General Assembly

Court Kull, PNC Bank

Mayor Lloyd Winnecke, City of Evansville


Lifetime Member

Darrell Ragland, Community Volunteer



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Last night, the 27th Annual Celebration of Leadership nominees came together on Zoom to get to know one another before the big event! Being virtual did not stop us from having fun and sharing in the spirit of Celebration of Leadership!  Watch the video...

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