Mike Mangeot, Chairman of the Board
Mike joined the board in 2010, and brings his expertise from his construction career, Mike is retired from Century Construction, Inc. "I wanted to give back to the community in which I was raised, went to school, got a college education, started a business, and raised a healthy family. You cannot just take from a community. You must offer whatever you can, however little you feel it is, helping others who need a lift in order for them to have the opportunities you had."
Josh Turner, Vice-Chair
Josh joined the board in 2010 and is a Principal Estimator with Messer Construction Company in Cincinnati. "I attended some committee and board meetings before I attended my first Point event. I had no idea how many families and lives were being touched. As the next Point event I met some of our clients and families. Upon speaking to them, I found out that The Point was not just providing these services, but they were doing it very well and truly improving and changing lives. I was hooked and never looked back."
Pennye Webster Howard, Secretary
Pennye joined the board in 2014 and is a Property and Casualty Sales Executive/Risk Management Advisor for Wells Fargo Insurance. Pennye became aware of The Point through friends of the family, whose son lived in one of The Point Homes. She spent time with him at family weekends, where he always had a great time, but looked forward to going back to his Point Home.
Drew Baumer, Treasurer
Drew joined the board in 2014 and worked most of his career in Retail Logistics Management with Mercantile Stores and Rue LaLa. Drew has a son with disabilities, and sees the need for The Point's services.
Bryan joined the board in 2012. The Berger family has a long history with The Point, and Bryan grew up knowing The Point and their services. Bryan brings his legal expertise and advice to the Board from his law offices at The Berger Firm in Covington.
Michael J. Berling DMD
Dr. Berling has served on the board since 1998. He frequents The Point Activities.
Brian has served on the board since July of 2015. Brian believes The Point provides quality services that are above and beyond anything else in the area. Brian works at Garner Insurance Agency in Florence.
Julie joined the board early in 2016. Julie has known the Gerding family growing up, and was raised that The Point is the charity to support. Julie serves at the Executive Director of the Northern Kentucky Bar Association for 9 years and was previously employed as a licensed funeral director at Ronald B. Jones Funeral Home for 18 years.
Chuck has been on the board for over 16 years. McHale's Catering proudly employs two individuals from The Point employment program for over 10 years. Chuck became familiar with The Point when he had his wedding reception at the Point Pavilion in 1988, and became their exclusive caterer in 1995. Chuck is very generous in offering his catering services and space for multiple Point events and programs.
Charles has been a charter member of The Point since 1972. Charles is retired, and brings his knowledge and heart to The Point.
Julie is a past President of the board, and has served on the board since 2009. Julie brings her legal expertise as an attorney from Benjamin, Yocum and Heather, LLC.
Tim joined the board in 2015 after he learned his friend's grandson worked at The Point Laundry. Tim volunteered to have his company build a parking lot for The Point. Tim started and developed a few engineering businesses, his main business is TRIVACO.
Donna joined the board in February 2013. She has been at Wells Fargo for 16 years, and appreciates the support and numerous financial donations Wells Fargo gives to charity. She feels that as a board member, she's an advocate for a much needed organization that continuously changes the lives of the people we serve. Donna wanted to connect to her community, give back to her community and support an outstanding mission.
Scott has been on the board since 2014. He is a Global Sales Manager at Cisco Systems and has been in the IT industry for 20 years. He has a personal interest in the mission of The Point. Scott has a son who has autism, and does get support he needs now as a child, but Scott sees the need for what The Point provides for others with similar challenges to his. Scott feels that The Point's work is important to our community and the families we serve.
Andy has served on The Point's board since 1996. Andy brings his finance expertise with his background at VonLehman CPA and Advisory Firm. Andy heads up our yearly Golf Classic.
President and Founder
Vice-President and CFO
Director of Human Resources and Finance
Director of Events