Children’s Bureau Board Appoints New Board Members

by Joy Coordinator

Children’s Bureau, Inc. welcomes nine newly appointed members to its Board of Directors. Board members serve a three year term, with an option to renew membership after their term expires. Board members are volunteers that are fully supportive of the mission of Children’s Bureau, which is to “Help Indiana Children in Need”.
New Board Members appointed include: Gina Giacone from Ice Miller, Sarah Hempstead from Schmidt Associates, Kris Jones representative of the Madison County Exchange Clubs, Lee Anne Osborn a community volunteer, George Pillow from Pillow Logistics, Inc., Angel Rivera a community volunteer, Julie Sterle from Fusion Alliance, Karen Miller representative of the Children’s Bureau Auxiliary and Chris Novotney from Gregory and Appel Insurance.

Six members elected to serve another term on the board include: Ralph Balber from Halakar Properties, Inc., Jean Hammer White from Hammer Marketing Media, Roger Kessler from Logan Limited, Chris Long from Krieg DeVault, LLP, Jon Owens from Cassidy Turley and Ersal Ozdemir from Keystone Construction Corp. Executive Officers selected for one year terms are: Ersal Ozdemir from Keystone Construction Corp. as Chairman; Amy Alley a community volunteer as Vice-Chair; Mike Pitts, Duke Realty as Treasurer; Chris Phillips fro City Securities Corp. as Secretary and Bill Brunner from JD Byrider as Immediate Past Chair.