YR 2013/2014 Board of Directors


Bob Jones
President & CEO, Old National Bancorp


Nancy Koehler
Executive Director, Deaconess Foundation


Chase Kelley
Vice President Communications, Vectren Corporation


Jeff Smith
Executive V.P. & Chief Financial Officer, First Federal Savings Bank

Past Chair

Eric Williams
Sheriff, Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Department

Board Members

Ryan Beal
Central Region Sales Manager, Cresline Plastic Pipe Co., Inc.

Vinnie Ciuffetelli
Senior Vice President/Chief Information Officer, Springleaf Financial Services

Dr. Dana Clayton
Vice President, Student Affairs & Dean of Students, University of Evansville

Jan Elsea
Retired Executive, Alcoa Warrick Operations

Sheila Huff
Principal, Benjamin Bosse High School

Kathryn Kornblum-Zelle
Attorney, Vanstone & Kornblum

Shaunda Lynch
Attorney, Foster O’Daniel, Hambidge & Lynch LLP

Pepper Mulherin
Director External Affairs, AT&T

Rachel Nadeau
Executive Director of Marketing & Communications at Ivy Tech Community College – Southwest

Stephanie Roland
VP, Community Outreach Officer at Old National Bank and YR Alumna, Teen Advisory Council and TEENPOWER Class of 1995

John Schenk
CFO, Evansville Commerce Bank

Reed Schmitt
Attorney, Rhine Ernest LLP

Tamara Skinner
Principal at Glenwood Leadership Academy and Alumna, Teen Advisory Council and TEENPOWER Class of 1992

Chip Tiemann
Financial Advisor, Morgan Stanley Wealth Management

Talmadge Vick
Founder & President, Vick Strategic

Ann White
Dean of the College of Nursing & Health Professions, University of Southern Indiana

Rich Whittington
External Affairs & Internal Communitcations, Toyota Motor Manufacturing, Indiana

Arika Zink,
Vice President and General Manager, WTVW/WEHT

Youth Directors

Favene Billa, Teen Advisory Council President and Senior at Signature School

Cassidy Coates, Teen Advisory Council Secretary and Senior at Central High School

Kelly Liang, Teen Advisory Council Vice-President and Senior at Signature School

Honorary Directors

Don Apple
Retired Executive, Springleaf Financial Services

Dr. Vince Bertram
President and CEO, Project Lead the Way

H. Lee Cooper
Retired Chairman of the Board, CNB Bancshares

Gayle Derringe
Director of Physician Services, Southern IN Imaging Consultants

Phyllis Kincaid
Retired Executive Director Emeritus, Youth Resources

Jack Pate
Publisher & President, Evansville Courier & Press

Dr. David Smith
Superintendent, EVSC

Lloyd Winnecke
Mayor, City of Evansville

Our Staff


Ann Burnworth


Executive Director

Jessica Fehrenbacher, MPA


Program Manager
Make A Difference Grants
Laura Ferguson Laura Ferguson


Program Manager
Teen Advisory Council
Alumna, Teen Advisory Council, TEENPOWER '07
Laura Heister Laura Heister


Program Coordinator
Teen Court

Emily Strahle, QPP


Program Manager
Natalie Reeves Natalie Adams


Administrative Coordinator