At our July board meeting Dr. Horace D. Smith and Julie Ropp were nominated to the board. Both accepted the nomination.
Dr. Smith is a retired pastor, having served several churches before coming to Logansport where he served for over 34 years until his retirement. He is very active in the district level church activities and positions as well as in the community and is involved with several non-profit organization as well as chaplain for the Logansport Police department. His background as board member in these organizations and experience in the financial areas serves him well as the newly appointed treasurer.
Julie Ropp is a Purdue University graduate majoring in early childhood development and has worked with children for a number of years. She is employed by the Logansport School System teaching special education to the children with special needs. She has been a supporter of the children’s home for a number of years, helping with school supplies and other needs.
We welcome them both and look forward to working with them in the days ahead.