Board and Staff

Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne Staff

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Krista Arnold

Scholarship Manager


Meg Boston

Manager of Communications


Lisa Buchanan

Administrative and Grants Assistant


Alison Gerardot, CFRM

Vice President of Philanthropic Services


Brad Little

President and CEO

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Heidi Ludwig

Chief Operating Officer

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Christine Meek

Vice President of Grantmaking

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Rhonda Pequignot

Assistant to President/CEO and Operations Manager

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Annette Smith

Grants Manager and Donor Services Specialist


Lori Voght

Finance Assistant


Kyle Davis

Graphic Design Intern

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Shannon Hardiek
Board President

COO and Financial Advisor, Phillips Financial

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Jonathan Hancock
Board Vice President

Canterbury School (Retired)

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Bruce Menshy
Board Treasurer

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Bob Francis
Board Secretary

Vice President and CIO, Steel Dynamics

Michael Barranda

MedPro Group

Mike Cahill

President of Banking Services, Ruoff Mortgage

Cindy Goodman

Investment Officer III, VP, Old National Wealth Management

Trois Hart

Community Development/UEA SEED Director, Fort Wayne Urban Enterprise Association Inc.

Son Huynh

Real Estate Sales Professional, Century 21 Bradley Realty

Todd Jacobs

Vice President, Life Line Youth

Greg Johnson

Vice President of Finance/CFO, United Way of Allen County

Ben Miles

President, Parkview Regional Medical Center & Affiliates

Carrie Minnich

Director, CPA, MAcct, Dulin, Ward & DeWald Inc.

Rob Patrick

Vice President/Trust Officer, 1st Source Bank

Chris Rupp

Dulin, Ward & DeWald Inc.

Heather Schoegler

President, Augustus Advisors

Irene Walters

Community Leader

Doug Wood

Senior Vice President & Chief Administrative Officer, Sweetwater


Why Give?

You come to the Community Foundation with a unique vision and passionate reason for giving. Our passion is to make your charitable goals a reality.

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Leadership Initiatives

We’re investing in community leadership initiatives that create a better future and make our community a better place to live, work, and play – now and forever.

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Who We Are

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