Skip directly to content

CANDLES Organization

Peggy Tierney, Board Chair
Publisher, Tanglewood Press

Maureen Coughlin, Secretary
Export Sales, Social Work

Jason Ernst, Treasurer
Commercial Loan Officer, First Financial Bank


Peggy Daly
Marketing Consultant

Ursula David

Terry Fear
Retired Teacher

Christopher Fischer
Associate Professor of History, Indiana State University

Eva Kor
Founding Director

Julius Loeser
Vice President, UBS Financial Services

Christopher Newton
Judge, Vigo County Superior Court Division 4

Michael Skolnick

Danny Spungen
Trustee, Florence and Laurence Spungen Family Foundation
Owner and Exhibitor, the "Holocaust Postal Collection"



Kiel Majewski
Executive Director

Nicole Sconce
Operations Director

Dorothy Chambers
Program Director

Eva Kor
Founding Director



Mickey Kor

Tuesdays and Thursdays, 1:00 pm
Mr. Kor, a four-year survivor of Nazi ghettos and camps, describes his recollections of the Holocaust from a personal perspective.


Eva Kor

Wednesdays and Saturdays, 1:00 pm
Mrs. Eva Kor, founding director of CANDLES, gives a presentation based on her experiences as a survivor of Dr. Josef Mengele's twin experiments during the Holocaust.


Walter Sommers

Fridays, 1:00 pm
Mr. Sommers, a witness to the rise of Hitler and Kristallnacht who escaped to the U.S. in 1939, gives a presentation surrounding the history of the Jewish people and explains the events leading up to the Holocaust.