Executive Board & Officers

Executive Director – Erv Howard
President – Joe Reep, Comfort Control, President
Vice President – Dan Moore, Simonson Construction Services, Inc., President
Treasurer – Dennis Miller, Advisor, Sutton Bank, Retired Vice-President
Secretary – Beth Gaubatz, Tri-County Educational Service Center, Career Connections Consultant


Advisor – Mike McDaniel, SCORE
Advisor –
Barbie Lange, Realtor
Advisor –
Kolleen Miller
Appleseed Community Mental Health Center
Steve Black, Supported Employment Coordinator
American Augers
Julie Moore, Human Resource Director
Ashland Area Chamber of Commerce
Amy Daubenspeck, Director of Operations
Ashland Area Economic Development
Cameo Carey, Economic Development Coordinator
Ashland County Community Foundation
Jim Cutright, President/CEO
Ashland County-West Holmes Career Center
Rod Cheyney, Superintendent
Ashland County-West Holmes Career Center
Nancy Hall, Adult Education Director
Ashland County-West Holmes Career Center
Mary Bruno, Business Services & Placement Coordinator
Ashland County-West Holmes Career Center
Andy Huffman, Technology Coordinator
Brethren Care Village
Mindy Scurlock, Chief Executive Director
Centerra Co-Op
Karen Alsop, Human Resources Director
Charles River Laboratories
Maribeth Eckert, Director of Human Resources
City of Ashland
Matt Miller, Mayor
Dirt Dawg Excavating
Kevin Kaeser
INTEC Consultants
Tim Zarkovacki
J&F Construction
Ronda Scott, Business/Finance Manager
Loudonville-Perrysville Schools
Catherine Puster, Superintendent 
Packaging Corporation of America
Rick Geething, Ashland Plant Controller
Simonson Construction Services
Lindsey Hoover, Marketing Manager
Sutton Bank
Todd Geren, Vice President & Marketing Manager
Thomas P. Miller & Associates
Sara Tracey, Director of Business & Industry Partnerships
Transformation Network
Kelly Smith, Director
Wayne County Schools Career Center
Lynette Boggs, Supervisor of Career & Technical Education