Board of Directors

About Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Northwest Indiana

Our Board of Directors includes generous community leaders committed to creating real opportunities for local youth. They include:

Board of Directors

Nick L. Arnold, Mike Baird, Ben Ballou, Julie Bieszczat, Chris Campbell, Nancy Clifford, Bonnie Coleman, Paul Dawning, Adam Decker, Dan DeHaven, Denise Dillard, Todd Elliott, Eric Evans, Rob Gardiner, Matt Glaros, Phil Greiner, Roy Hamilton, Roosevelt Haywood III, David L. Hollenbeck, Mike Hooper, Bishop Donald J. Hying, Leslie Kiefer, Dan Killeen, Chuck Kreisl, Tanya Leetz, Jeff Leetz, Patrick Lyp, Dan Marchetti, Rene Martin, John Matthiesen, Luke Miller, Larry Moore, Dana Neer, Leslie Plesac, Renee Ramon-Doughman, Tim Rice, Rob Rothschild, Christine Russell, Mike Saks, Michael Simpson, Jeff Strack, Brian Tegt, Chareice White, Chris White, Jeff Wolf, Kyle Yelton

Executive Committee

Chris White


Chris Campbell
First Vice Chair


Tanya Leetz
Second Vice Chair


Roosevelt Haywood


Tim Rice


Benjamin Ballou
Legal Counsel


Jeffrey Strack
Past Chair Council


Michael Simpson & Julie Bieszczat
Immediate Past Chairs


Executive Committee
Chair, Chris White
Executive Committee Liaison, N/A
Staff Liaison, Smiley


Finance Committee
Chair, Mike Baird
Executive Committee Liaison, Chris Campbell
Staff Liaison, Finance


Resource Development
Chair, Mike Hooper
Executive Committee Liaison, Simpson/Bieszczat
Staff Liaison, Philanthropy


Chair, Dan Killeen
Executive Committee Liaison, Roosevelt Haywood
Staff Liaison, Operations/HR


Audit Committee
Chair, Rob Gardiner
Executive Committee Liaison, Ben Ballou
Staff Liaison, Finance


Chair, Roy Hamilton
Executive Committee Liaison, Tanya Leetz
Staff Liaison, Operations


Board Governance
Chair, Bonnie Coleman and Jeff Strack
Executive Committee Liaison, Tim Rice
Staff Liaison, Smiley

Club Advisory Boards

Chair, Nick Arnold


South Haven
Chair, Bonnie Coleman and Mike Simpson


Chair, Todd Elliot


Chair, Brian Tegt


Chair, Dana Neer


Chair, Paul Dawning


Cedar Lake
Chair, Adam Decker


Chair, Chuck Kreisl


Lake Station
Chair, Dan DeHaven


JWA (Gary)
Chair, Roosevelt Haywood


East Chicago
Chair, Christine Russell

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YOU can be the one to give a gift that changes a life. You can sponsor a child's Club membership for a year with a gift of just $35. Or sponsor a family for $125.

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