Get to Know the Evansville Fund Advisory Board

The Evansville Fund wants to introduce you to its current Advisory Board Members with a new feature, “Get to Know Us…” Advisory Board Members of our Community Funds and EIE Funds are community volunteers who give their time to the Fund in support of their local communities. Members help raise funds and review grant applications for programs and projects that benefit all of Evansville. We are grateful for their help!


What made you decide to live in Evansville and how many years have you lived here?
I grew up in Evansville and have lived here most of my life, except for a couple years in Madison.  I chose to move back to Evansville as I realized what a great place this was to raise a family.

What made you decide to serve as a board member for the Evansville Fund?
I believe in the mission of the Evansville Fund and love how it supports the community in a variety of ways.

What is your favorite part about being on the Evansville Fund Board and how many years have you been serving on the Board?
Getting to know the other board members and working as a team knowing we are doing purposeful work for the community now and into the future

What three words would your friends use to describe you?
Kind, funny, dependable.

What would we most likely find you doing on the weekend?
Getting together with friends, camping, playing cards – being social.

What is one of your favorite quotes?
“Service to others is the rent you pay for your room here on earth.” Muhammad Ali

What’s your favorite sport to watch and which team do you root for?
Football, Badgers and Packers. 

What is your favorite way to unwind after a busy day?
Putting on my comfy clothes, having dinner with my family and laughing.

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