Board of Directors
YMCA Executive Committee
Eric McCracken - President
Eric McCracken has been on the Board since 2006 and is currently the President. He owns and runs Lee Kinstle GM Sales and Service here in Van Wert and also lives in town with his wife, Melody, and four boys, Ryan, Jalen, Damon and Griffin.
Dr. Shad Foster – Annual Board Campaign Chairman/Past President
Dr. Shad Foster has been on the Board since 2003 and is currently serving as Past President for the YMCA Board. He owns a chiropractic office here in Van Wert and also lives in Van Wert with his wife, Kelly, and three children, Finley, Keaton and Flannery.
Mark Bagley – Vice President
Mark Bagley just joined the Board in 2010 and is currently the Vice President. He is the principal of the Van Wert Middle School and lives in town with his wife, Rachelle, and two children, Drew and Maria.
Chad Adams – Treasurer
Chad Adams joined the Board in 2010 and is currently serving as Treasurer. He owns and runs Quality Painting & Roofing and lives in Van Wert with his wife, Amy, and two children, Mackenzie and Gavin. He also has a daughter Kyley Winklejohn, married to Mark, who reside on their own, with son Donovan.
Shaun Putnam – Parliamentarian
Shaun Putman also joined the Board in 2010 and is the Parlimentarian. He is a lawyer with Runser & Putman LLC and lives in the area with his wife, Shawna, and four children, Brynn, Kellin, Liam, and Beckam.
Krista Schlemmer – Secretary
Krista Schlemmer joined the board in 2012 and is the Board Secretary. She is the Property and Casualty Specialist and Agency Finance Manager at Leland Smith Insurance Services. Krista lives in the area with her husband, Chad, and three children, Paxton, Levi, and Deagan.
YMCA Board of Directors
Eric McCracken, Dr. Shad Foster, Mark Bagley, Chad Adams, Krista Schlemmer, Shaun Putman, Troy Treece, Jeff Perkins, Jacque Welch, Rev. William Haggis, Rob Gamble, Todd Wallace, Ed Agler, Michele Purmort-Mooney, Mark Schumm, Lori Williams and Gary Taylor