The Easterseals Rehabilitation Center in Evansville has announced the members of its Board of Directors for 2019. Board members are all volunteers who give their time, talent, and expertise to help Easterseals reach its goals and achieve its mission. The nonprofit organization serves approximately 5,300 children and adults with disabilities from 30 area counties.
Board chairman for 2019 is Wayne Kinney (Innovative Consulting Group).
Members of the Board’s Executive Committee are: Ashley Babcock (Vectren), Paul Green (IBEW Local 16), Brian Hape (United Leasing), Brant Kennedy (Harding Shymanski), Dan Parod (St. Vincent), John Raisor (Fifth Third Bank), Sara Miller (Old National Bank), Matt Theby (Lensing Building Specialties), John Schroeder, Director Emeritus (Wabash/Crescent Plastics), and Kim Steele (Easterseals Posey County advisory council).
Also serving as Board Members are: Scott Albin (PCI Skanska, Inc.), Maurice Berendes (Community Volunteer), Rob Bingham (German American), Scott Branam (Deaconess Cross Pointe), Stacy Carr (Toyota Motor North America), Todd Chamberlain (Republic Services), Katy Gilberg (Community Volunteer), Carol Hull (Community Volunteer), Doug Kanet (Cresline Plastics), Steve Link (Gibbs Die Casting), Bill Norman (Berry Global), Scott Schroeder (Wabash Plastics), Ken Smith (Breck Logistics), Spencer Tanner (Jackson Kelly PLLC), and Daniela Vidal (University of Southern Indiana).
Easterseals has been changing lives in the local community since 1946. Today, the Easterseals Rehabilitation Center’s wide-ranging programs include medical rehabilitation therapies provided regardless of ability to pay; psychology testing and counseling; early care and education and preschool for children of all abilities; augmentative and alternative communication; warm water aquatics; assistive technology services; employment services; and residential and community support services.