Forward Wayne County Is You!

Forward Wayne County thrives with support from community leaders, change agents, and connectors within Wayne County. Our Big Picture Indicators of Success By 2025 rely on connecting relationships and communication regarding needs and opportunities for growth in Wayne County. Join us at our Leadership Forum meeting to discuss big change in Wayne County!

Steering Committee

Kathryn Cruz-Uribe
Indiana University East

Len Clark
Earlham College

Lee Elzemeyer
First Merchants Corporation

Jon Ford
Reid Health Governing Board

Dr. Nancy L. Green
Nancy Green & Associates

Pat Heiny
Contemporary Consulting

Craig Kinyon
Reid Health

Paul Lingle
Coldwell Banker Lingle

Ray Ontko

george philhowerGeorge Philhower
Western Wayne Schools

Jeffrey Plasterer
Eastern Indiana Regional Planning Commission

Valerie Shaffer
Economic Development Corporation of Wayne County, Indiana

Mayor Dave Snow
City of Richmond

Tamara Brinkman
United Way of the Whitewater Valley

Matthew Stegall
Stegall Berhide Orr Funeral Home

Melissa Vance
Wayne County Area Chamber of Commerce

Forward Wayne County Staff

Steve-Borchers-170Steve Borchers
Wayne County Foundation

Megan SandersMegan Sanders
Program Director