Shannon Greve


Licensed life and health agent for Leland Smith Insurance Services in Van Wert. Five year member YWCA Board of Directors and is dedicated to the organization and their mission. In addition to the YWCA, is also involved in Relay for Life.

Keri McClure

Vice President

Graduate of Crestview High School and Ohio Northern University College of Law. Associate Attorney with Keister & Baker Law Office in Van Wert. An avid water skier, Keri has skied competitively in local, regional, national, and international events.

Kindall Maxon


Branch Manager with Woodforest National Bank of Van Wert and Celina.Volunteer in the surrounding communities for nearly 7 years. Enjoys attending concerts, developing her podcast, and watching Star Wars with her family.

Lavonna "Lolly" Boley

Board Member

Registered nurse with Lima Memorial Professional Corporation (16 years) and Van Wert Health as a allied heath professional (23 years) with certification in Critical Care. Volunteer at Van Wert County Humane Society (2 years). Member of the AACN.

Nikki Greve

Board Member

Native of Van Wert. Employed by Van Wert County General Health District as a Public Health Nurse Educator, an American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) and First Aid Instructor. Married to Brian with 2 children and a daughter in law.

Cindy Hurless

Board Member

Vice-President of Customer Services for Central Insurance Companies in Van Wert. A member of the Van Wert City School Board and Van Wert Rotary. Recognized as one of the 100 Leading Women in the North American Automotive Industry.

Marla Kemler

Board Member

Graduate of Wayne Trace High School and Bowling Green State University. Married to Dave with 2 sons (Ethan & Zavier). Educator at Lincolnview Elementary. Along with her service to the YWCA, she serves on 4H Council and Friends of 4H Endowment Board.

Ashley Matthews

Board Member

Ashley is a project management professional working in Innovation at Central Mutual Insurance Companies . She holds a bachelor of science in psychology from Ball State University and a Masters of Public Administration from The Ohio State University.

Tonya Mitchell

Board Member

Native of Fort Wayne. Moved to Van Wert in 2000. School Family Teacher at the Marsh Foundation (2003). An active volunteer in the community. Member of Women of Purpose and the American Legion. Stage crew volunteer at Niswonger Performing Arts Center.

Teresa Parrish

Board Member

Native of Van Wert but has resided in Wisconsin and Pennsylvania. Manager of Kitchens Incorporated , her family's business. Board member of Mid American/Brand Source. Member of the Ladies Moose. Past 4-H advisor and involved in Main Street Van Wert.

Lee Ann Pratt

Board Member

Graduate of Van Wert High School, Miami University and Ohio University. Speech Pathologist for Van Wert City Schools. Officer for Van Wert Booster Club. Married to Jeff and has 3 boys active in several sports.

Paula Stabler

Board Member

Graduate of Wright State University with Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing. Employed by Van Wert Health as Emergency Department Director/EMS Coordinator. Paula is also involved with community outreach within city of Van Wert and local schools.

Jessica Springer

Board Member

Graduate of Lincolnview High School and The Ohio State University (Bachelor’s of Science in Accounting.) Employed by Central Mutual Insurance Company. Jessica is also involved with United Way and she is passionate about the YWCA mission.

Kendra Wessell

Board Member

Born and raised in Van Wert. Attended Rhodes State College and proceeded to receive realtors license. Employed by Bee Gee Realty, Kendra helps buyers purchase their dream home. Married to Dave and has 2 very active children (Luke & Nya).