Look closely at what makes the Easterseals Rehabilitation Center unique from other health and human services providers, and it becomes clear: People are our greatest strength. Relationships between therapists and the individuals they serve, between teachers and preschoolers, between staff and parents, and between volunteers and staff help children and adults with disabilities gain greater independence. Click here for stories of tri-state children & adults who are reaching for their dreams.
With the support of board members, corporate sponsors, volunteers, staff, and local Easterseals representatives, the Easterseals Rehabilitation Center creates life-changing solutions so people with disabilities have equal opportunities to live, learn, work and play. Click on the links below to see examples of community support.
Grainger Foundation gives from the heart.
Pete, the mysterious donor with a heart of gold.
Local Easterseals Representatives
Each year, two individuals are chosen to represent the thousands of children and adults who receive services through the Easterseals Rehabilitation Center. These representatives and their families share their personal stories with the community through personal appearances, sponsor activities, and the annual Easterseals Telethon. 2017 Easterseals Representatives are Miah Dillingham and Andy Imlay.
Board of Directors
A volunteer board of directors charts the path for the Easterseals Rehabilitation Center. These committed individuals give their time, talent, and expertise to help the organization reach its goals and achieve its mission.
Board chairman for 2017 is Brant Kennedy (Harding Shymanski & Co.).
Members of the Executive Committee are Ashley Babcock (Vectren), Brian Hape (United Leasing), Randy Hobson (Pangea Kitchen), Wayne Kinney (Innovative Consulting Group), Donna Neufelder (St. Mary’s Health/Easterseals Posey County advisory council), Denny Quinn (Skanska), John Raisor (Fifth Third Bank), Jim Sandgren (Old National Bank), Matt Theby (Lensing Building Specialties), and John Schroeder, Director Emeritus (Wabash/Crescent Plastics).
Other board members are: Rob Bingham (German American), Todd Chamberlain (Republic Services), Paul Green (IBEW), Jeff Helfrich (Kahn, Dees, Donovan, & Kahn), Carol Hull (community volunteer), Shelley Kirk (WEHT Local/Local 7 WTVW), Steve Link (Gibbs Die Casting), Alzie Malone (Berry Plastics), Carlene Oliver (Evansville Psychiatric Children’s Center), Dan Parod (St. Mary’s Health), Laura Roop (community volunteer), Scott Schroeder (Wabash Plastics), Ken Smith (Breck Logistics), Ted Thompson (Working Distributors), and Ben Trockman (Old National Bank).