Committees & Board

Our committee members provide area specific expertise and leadership to our work by joining with our donors and grantees to drive innovative and positive change in the community.

Board of Directors

Lew Bennett

Lew Bennett

Chair

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Jane Washburn

Jane Washburn

Vice Chair

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Bob Peterson

Bob Peterson

Secretary

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Kim Savasuk

Kim Savasuk

Treasurer

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Laura Amendola

Laura Amendola

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W. Craig Esterly

W. Craig Esterly

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Bill Hawley

Bill Hawley

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Lucienne Pears

Lucienne Pears

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Brenda Lynch

Brenda Lynch

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Mark Draper

Mark Draper

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CCF Governance Committee

The Governance Committee reviews, updates and drafts policies, procedures, bylaws, and other documents governing the Foundation for Board approval. In addition, the Governance Committee guides the operation of the Foundation’s human resources. The Governance Committee is chaired by the Board of Director’s Vice Chair and is made up of current Board Members. Members of the Governance Committee also make up the foundation’s Nominating Committee, along with additional current and former board members. This committee reviews applications and interview potential Board Members for Board approval.

Finance and Audit Committee

The Finance and Audit Committee is responsible for overseeing the Foundation’s budget, financial & investment policies and monitors investment performance. The Chair of this committee, named by the Board of Directors’ Chair, can be either a current board member or community volunteer. The Board of Directors’ Treasurer acts as the Board Point of Contact for the Finance and Audit Committee if the Chair is not a member of the Board.

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