Meet the Board
Beth Owens – President – Attorney, John W. Allen & Associates, Law Office
Clint Saiben – Vice President – DOO, Panera Bread
Kara Kapustar – Secretary– Filing Analyst, Nationwide Insurance
Kara is a graduate of Lexington High School, The Ohio State University (Bachelor of Science in Education and Master of Education), and North Central State College (Associate of Applied Science, Nursing). She works in the insurance industry and is a member of Berean Baptist Church and a volunteer at Ashland Christian Health Center. She enjoys spending time with family and traveling.
Chantal Ferger - Treasurer - Accountant, Avita
Chantal Ferger resides in Mansfield with her husband, Chris, and their rabbit, Asher. She is a graduate of Lexington High School, Franklin University (Bachelor of Science in Financial Planning), and North Central State College (Associate of Applied Science, Financial Management). She is employed with Avita Hospital as an accountant and attends Lexington Church of Christ. She enjoys yoga, traveling, hiking, volunteering, reading, and spending time with family and friends.
Bob Maxey – Realtor, Haring Realty (retired State Trooper)
Bob Maxey is a Richland County native, a graduate of Madison High School and is married to his wife JoAnn. They have three adult children and five grandchildren and are members of Berean Baptist Church. Bob is active with The Gideons International, Mansfield Rotary and is employed as a REALTOR with Haring Realty, Inc.
Dave Vance – Voting Member – Lead Pastor, Crossroads Church
James Zirkle - Voting Member - Property Clerk, Richland County Auditor's Office
James Zirkle lives just outside Mansfield with his wife Erika and their two children. He is a graduate of Ontario High School and The Ohio State University (Bachelor of Arts in Psychology). He is employed at the Richland County Auditor’s Office and is an active member at Cornerstone Grace Brethren Church. He enjoys reading, book folding, and spending time with family and friends.
Brandon Furr - Voting Member - Commercial Cash Management, Sales Manager of Park National Bank
Brandon lives outside Mansfield with his wife, April, and their son Jaxson. He is a graduate of Plymouth High School, and of Akron University. He is employed with Park National Bank. He is an active member of Ashland Grace Church.
Amanda Clark – Non-Voting Member – Executive Director
Amanda is a graduate of Plymouth High School, Ashland University (BS in Education), PeaceMakers Institute (Associates in Theology), and Mount Vernon Nazarene University (MBA with a concentration in Healthcare Administration). She has been in nonprofit ministry for over a decade within the realms of education, church work, community ministry, and pregnancy center ministry. She has been in the role of Executive Director of pregnancy centers for 5 years. She resides in Plymouth with her husband, Josh, and two sons, Carter and Ethan. They attend The Foundation Church of Norwalk.