Meet The Board | HVAF of Indiana, Inc.


Our board members help us stay connected, driven, and motivated.



Chairman: Charles Rainey

Small business owner | CZR LLC

Vice Chairman: Tony Vespa

Founder/Principle | Vespa Group

Treasurer: Andrew Kight

Partner | Jacobson Hile Kight LLC

Secretary: Michael Rodrigues

Real Estate Development & Project Manager | Simon Property Group


Steve Benz

Partner | Arnold & Porter

David Certo

Judge | Marion Superior Court

Doug Hedrick

Account Executive | AbbVie, Inc.

Scott Lisinski

Firearms Instructor | Poseidon Experience

Diane Markle

Branch Manager | Star Financial

William "Bill" D. Moreau

Attorney | Barnes & Thornburg, LLP

Mark Nicholson

Attorney | Law Office of Mark Nicholson

Andrew Noga

Financial Consultant | AXA Advisors, LLC

Arne Pedersen

Co-Founder and COO | Human Capital Management, LLC and Mercanus, LLC

Rick Penny

Market Leader, Enterprise Strategic Partnership | Philips

Danny Portee

Owner | Professional Management Enterprises, Inc.

Trent Sandifur

Attorney | Taft Stettinus & Hollister, LLP

Jeremy Thornton

Commercial Banker | PNC

Jim Sweeney

Judge | United States District Court

Jay Wirts

Vice President and General Manager | Industrial Cable Solutions at Belden Inc.

Eric Morris

Former JAG Attorney


Louise Loyd

Retired | Past President: Indiana American Legion Auxiliary

Russell Cox

Partner | Cox, Sargeant, Burns, P.C.

Richard J. Schwartz, II

Budget Analyst | Eli Lilly & Company
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