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Foundation Board

The Jefferson Community and Technical College Foundation Inc. supports the mission of Jefferson Community and Technical College through fund-raising, advocacy and a commitment to bettering the lives of Jefferson's students and their families through higher education.

The Foundation provides financial assistance as needed for scholarships and financial aid, program development and expansion, upgrades for campus facilities and grounds, and other needs of the college. It is governed by a Board of Directors, comprising volunteers from throughout the community, who have dedicated time and resources to ensure the college remains a strong and vital educational institution. The Foundation fulfills its missions to provide open access to higher education, to help students meet their educational goals, and to support the workforce needs of area employers.

2024 Board of Directors

Jason Brown – Chair 
VP, General Counsel 
GE Appliances, A Haier Company 

Amanda Main – Vice Chair 
AVP, Associate General Counsel 
USA and Canada and Global Chief 

Sarah Antle – Treasurer 
Director, DMLO CPAs 

Lynn Fischer – Secretary 
Founder & CEO 
Catalyst Learning 

Jeffrey Jasnoff – Immediate Past 

Carl Bensinger – Chair Emeritus 
Senior Attorney 
Bensinger & Associates 

Lonita K. Baker 
Corporate Counsel 
Waystar, Inc. 

Carla Dearing 
Velo Group 

Cathe Dykstra 
President & CEO 
Family Scholar House 

Tim Ernst 
Human Resources Director 
East & Westbrook Construction 

Donnie Humphrey 
Senior Recruiter 
Travelers Insurance 

Keith Inman 

Dr. Amy Lingo 
Interim Dean and Interim 
Associate Vice Provost for 
Strategic Initiatives 
University of Louisville 
College of Education and Human 

Anne Likins 
Chief People Officer 
Bamboo Health 

Leslie Martin 
Director, Workforce Development 
Norton Healthcare 

Lou Anne Moore 
Real Estate Broker/Owner 
Century 21 Advantage Plus 

Yajaira I. Morphonios 
Strategic Alliance Consultants 

Gary Mudd
UAW/Ford Apprentice 
Ford Motor Company 

Paul Neumann 
Tantalum Partners 

Todd Schmiedeler, Ph.D. 
Founder and CEO 
Thumbprint Consulting 

Michelle Shields 
Talent Acquisition Supervisor 

Margaret Wendler 
EVP, Chief Human Resources 
Republic Bank & Trust Co. 

Mary Gwen Wheeler 
c/o C.E.& S. Foundation 

Ex-Officio Members

Ty Handy
President - Jefferson Community & Technical College
Mary Moseley 
Don Schieman
Executive Director - Jefferson Foundation