Board of Trustees

Officers of the Board 

  • Rodney L. Neuenschwander
  • Mervin C. Yoder
    Vice Chair
  • Brenda K. Smith
  • Alice M. Williams

The Executive Committee 

  • Rodney L. Neuenschwander
  • Thomas L. Crawford
  • Shari N. Hansen
  • Bishop Joey Johnson
  • David A. King
  • Brenda K. Smith
  • Matthew C. Sutter
  • Alice M. Williams
  • LaMar Wyse
  • Mervin C. Yoder


  • Pamela G. (Huff) Burch '77
    Agency Manager, State Farm Insurance 
    Memphis, Tenn. 
  • Rev. Matthew J. Chesnes, D. Min.
    Oversight Board Chair of the Evangelical Friends Church-Eastern Region
    Lead Pastor, Morning Star Friends Church
    Chardon, Ohio 
  • Thomas L. Crawford, D. Min., '74
    Executive Director, Evangelical Friends Church-Eastern Region
    Senior Pastor, Morningside Friends Church
    Port St. Lucie, Fla.
  • Ronald D. Crock, M.D., '88, '01
    Physician, Jackson Family Practice
    Canton, Ohio
  • Marcie E. Curry '98 
    Certified Public Accountant, CFO for Hire
    Salem, Ohio
  • Susan A. Grabowski '91
    CEO, Desidara
    Uniontown, Ohio
  • Shari N. Hansen '99
    Senior IT Manager, The Progressive Casualty Insurance
    Mayfield Village, Ohio
  • Sin-Wei (Samuel) Huang, D. Min.
    Senior Pastor, Kent Chinese Friends Church
    Kent, Ohio
  • Flanvis J. Johnson II 
    Bishop, The House of the Lord
    Akron, Ohio
  • Edward C. Kapraly
    Owner, Riverside Native Trees & Nursery
    Delaware, Ohio 
  • David A. King, Ed.D.
    President, Malone University
    Canton, Ohio
  • Terry C. Magro
    Educator/Counselor (Retired)
    St. Clairsville, Ohio
  • Leon Miller, M.D.
    Millersburg, Ohio
  • Martha L. Mooney '74, D.V.M.
    Owner, Maple Run Veterinary Clinic
    Mt. Gilead, Ohio
  • David V. Mungo, M.D.
    Orthopedic Surgeon, Alliance Community Medical Foundation
    Alliance, Ohio
  • David P. Murray '82, J.D.
    Partner, Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP
    Washington, D.C.
  • Rodney L. Neuenschwander '99
    Partner, The Ruhlin Group LLC
    North Canton, Ohio
  • Lynn A. Pierce
    Director of Women’s & Children’s Ministries, Willoughby Hills Friends Church
    Willoughby, Ohio
  • Mark N. Rose, M.D., J.D.
    Senior Vice President, Legal Affairs, Aultman Health Foundation
    Canton, Ohio
  • Larry L. Smerglia '90
    Senior Vice President, The Lighthouse Wealth Management Group, UBS Financial Services
    Canton, Ohio
  • Brenda K. Smith
    Deputy Director Probation, Programs & Services, Franklin County Domestic & Juvenile Court (Retired)
    Columbus, Ohio
  • Jim Smucker, Ph.D.
    President, Keim
    Charm, Ohio
  • Matthew C. Sutter
    Chief Executive Officer, AIA/NCARB, Leed AP, SoL Harris/Day Architecture
    North Canton, Ohio
  • Lyndon M. Thomas '82
    Corporate Real Estate Professional
    New Franklin, Ohio
  • Alice M. Williams
    Director, Federal Taxes, Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company 
    Akron, Ohio
  • LaMar L. Wyse '68
    President, WyseSolutions LLC (Retired)
    Galion, Ohio
  • Mervin C. Yoder '75, M.D.,
    Distinguished Professor of Pediatrics, Indiana University School of Medicine
    Indianapolis, Ind.