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Who We Are

Board of Directors

Meet the CANDLES Board of Directors


Trey Etcheson, Chair

CEO, Hoosier Heartland State Bank

Chris Newton, Vice-Chair, Governance Comm. Chair

Judge, Vigo County Superior Court Division 4

Jason Ernst, Treasurer

Commercial Loan Officer, First Financial Bank

Maureen Coughlin, Secretary

Export Sales, Social Work



Miles Abernethy

Chartered Financial Analyst, BB&T

Ursula David

Owner, Ursula David Homes

Terry Fear, Program Committee Chair

Retired Teacher

Chris Fischer

Associate Dean and Assoc. Professor of History, Indiana State University

Michael Skolnick, Development Committee Chair

Senior Director of Development, The Jewish Federation of Greater Indianapolis

Dr. Richard Feldman

Family Medicine, Franciscan Health Family Medicine Center

LJ Abrams

Custom Design and Mosaic Glass Artist

Alex Kor

Podiatrist, Witham Specialist Center

Keith Steenlage 

Attorney, John Deere

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