Advancement CommitteeThe purpose of the Advancement Committee shall be:  1) To facilitate the orderly acquisition of qualified assets for the Brown County Community Foundation. 2) To improve the public image of the Brown County Community Foundation (BCCF) through public relations and education activities.
Members:
Shirley Boardman* – E-O
Erin Engelking
Donna Ormiston**
Pam Raider*
Kirstie Tiernan*
Larry Pejeau – CEO
Staff Support – Jenise Bohbrink

Finance and Investment Review CommitteeThe Finance & Investment Review Committee strives to manage the financial affairs of the Foundation in order to:  1) provide income sufficient for charitable distributions and Foundation operations; 2) promote long-term appreciation of capital; 3) ensure accountability to fund holders and the community; and 4) provide for compliance with IRS requirements and national standards for community foundations.
Members:
Robert Andrew*
Brenda Badger
Shirley Boardman* – E-O
Timothy Burke*
Barry Herring
Rick Kelley
Michael Laros*
Beverly Teach
Larry Pejeau – CEO

Governance CommitteeThe Governance Committee ensures organizational structure and function that protects the public interest and is in compliance with the most current version of Ethical and Operational Standards for Indiana Community Foundations.
Members:
Robert Andrew*
Shirley Boardman* – E-O
Ronald Buchmeier
Timothy Burke*
Linda Hobbs
Jaydene Laros**
Betsy Lease**
Larry Pejeau – CEO
Staff Support- Mary McInerney

Grants Committee – The Grants Committee enhances the opportunities of Brown County citizens through the granting of financial support for charitable projects/programs that address priority community needs.
Members:
Carol Bell
Shirley Boardman* – E-O
Timothy Burke*
Judy East
Jenny Johnson**
Phil McKown
Jim Schultz*
Dawn Snider*
Don Stuart**
Staff Support – Larry Pejeau- CEO
Staff Support – Jenise Bohbrink

Nominating Committee – The Nominations Committee will strive to nominate for election by the Board of Trustees candidates who are most qualified to represent the stake holders of the Foundation for trustee, and officer positions.  The committee may be called upon to recommend other standing committee members or expert advising volunteers.
Members:
Robert Andrew*
Sarah Eads
Rick Kelley*
Kim Robinson
Scott Rudd
Dawn Snider*
Dr. Carol Walker**
Staff Support – Larry Pejeau CEO

Scholarship CommitteeThe Scholarship Committee enhances the opportunities of Brown County residents by providing financial assistance for post secondary education.
Members:
Robert Bain
Sheila Lemke*
Julie Milloy
Sallyann Murphey
Bill Swigert
Judy Stewart**,*
Jack Westcott
Staff Support – Jenise Bohbrink

* Current BCCF Board of Trustee Member

** Emeritus BCCF Board of Trustee Member

 

If you are interested in joining a foundation committee, please fill out the expression of interest form and return to the Brown County Community Foundation office.