"Empowering Independence in the Name of Christ."

HEIDI LUDWIG, BOARD CHAIR (Associate Director, Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne)

Heidi is an active member of St. John Lutheran Church, Kendallville and a lifelong resident of Avilla where she resides with her husband, Rick, and two children.  Heidi is Associate Director at the Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne where her responsibilities include oversight of investments, accounting and operations.


Terry G. Housholder is a lifelong Noble County resident.  He is the president and publisher of KPC Media Group, Inc., based in Kendallville.  He is an active member of Immanuel Lutheran Church, Avilla. 

REV. JERRY BURGHDUFF, BOARD SECRETARY (Brimfield & Rome City United Methodist Churches)

TAMMY PIFER, BOARD TREASURER (Early Head Start Director, Bright Point)

CINDY KENNEDY (Washington Township Trustee)

Cindy was born and raised in Ft. Wayne, she and her husband Jim have owned and operated the family automotive business for 35 years. They started to enjoy Noble county in 2004 by weekending at Knapp Lake. God's beauty of the natural lake pulled them to move there in 2010. Cindy is involved in community service and is currently the Washington Township Trustee in Noble County. They are both active members of the American Legion. Cindy is the Sargent of Arms for the Auxiliary at post 253   . They are members of North Webster Church of God.  


Amanda grew up in Wolf Lake, Indiana and graduated from Central Noble High School in 2000.  After high school, Amanda worked in manufacturing for 9 years before attending college at Ivy Tech Community College where she earned her Associates of Applied Science in Accounting degree.  Amanda resides in Albion with her husband, Kyle, and three children.  She is currently employed as a Member Services Representative / Office Coordinator at the Noble REMC Electric Cooperative.  The Lock Family are members of Stone's Hill Community Church in Ligonier.

ANNE TIPPLE  (Dow Corning) 

GRACE FRAZIER (Noble County Community Foundation, Teens on Boards)