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.
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.
Lavonna "Lolly" Boley
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.
Director of Financial Planning at Jehl & Kreilach Financial Management. President of VWHS Band Parents Assoc. & VW Marlins Boosters. Married to Tom, daughters Jamie and Amanda. Enjoys attending her kids' activities, flower gardening, and reading.
Amy is a native of Montpelier, Oh and moved to Van Wert in 2014. She is a Mary Kay Independent Sales Director who leads one of the top sales units for the organization in Ohio. Married to Neal and has 3 children (Madisyn, Rees & Zacary).
Elizabeth "Libby" Gardner
Born and raised in Van Wert, moved back in 2016 after 9 1/2 years in the Army. Very involved at her church, Trinity United Methodist, in many volunteer positions. Member of the American Legion Post 178 and the legion's firing squad and Color Guard.
Customer Service Manager with Central Insurance. Attended UNOH and attained Associates Degree in Business Administration. Married to Kade and has 3 children (Kaylee, Colton, and Emma.) Natalie enjoys reading and attending her kids' activities.
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.
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 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.