Our Board

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Chuck Hirschy - Board President.

Chuck retired from Brown Mackie College as a Professor.  He and his wife, Margaret, reside in Findlay with their son, Clinton.



Dr. Rahman (Buzz) Dyer - Vice President

 Buzz worked 35 years in public education as a teacher, assistant high school principal/athletic director, principal, and superintendent.  He joined the faculty at the University of Findlay in 1996.  He resides in McComb with his family.

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Lisa Baer - Secretary

Lisa taught special education at Findlay City Schools for 16 years and is now an Intervention Specialist at Ms. Donna's Adaptive Learning Center.  She resides in Findlay with her husband and two children, Kaitlyn, fourteen years old, and Keegan, age eleven.





Julie Norris - Member

After graduating from Missouri State University, Julie embarked on a 24 year Logistics career.  She began working at McLane in 2011 and now serves as their Division President.  Julie and her husband, Ken, reside in Findlay.

Julie Norris
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Mary Walsh - Member

Mary is in her 14th year of teaching preschool at First Presbyterian Church Nursery School and was with Family Resource Center for ten years prior.  She is a volunteer with the Cuddler Program at Blanchard Valley Regional Health Center. She and her husband, John, reside in Findlay




Dr. Kathleen Crates - Member

Kathleen is a 35-year veteran of Findlay City Schools as a teacher, principal, and Director of Student Services.  She is now a Professor in the College of Education at the University of Findlay.  Kathleen and  her husband have two grown children and five grandchildren.

Cathy Crates
Dylan Pritchett

Dylan Pritchett - Member

Dylan graduated from The Ohio State University and joined Edward Jones as a Financial Advisor in 2015.  He and his wife, Tara, reside in Findlay.