Maria, has lived in Lancaster for 13 years and is an active volunteer with the high school and Lancaster Baseball Extra Inners club. Maria also leads the Lancaster MS self-help group and is an active participant in the Walk MS event. Maria is a Credentials Coordinator at Fairfield Medical Center.
David has lived in Lancaster since 1951. He is a graduate of Ohio University and obtained his Master’s Degree in education from Eastern Kentucky University. He has taught at Forest Rose School, Fisher Catholic High School, Ohio University - Lancaster and was the State of Ohio Activity Administrator II. He has served on the YMCA Board of Directors, was a Charter Board member of the Fairfield County Community Challenge, and is currently a 28 year Board member of the St. Vincent DePaul Society Board of which he held the office of Interim President for 3 years.
Mary has been a longtime resident of Fairfield County and Lancaster. She is President and CEO of Fairfield Federal Savings and Loan Association. Mary earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Ohio University and a Master of Business Administration from The Ohio State University. In addition to the Center, Mary serves on the Ohio University Coordinating Council and the Fairfield County Revolving Loan Fund.
Ken Bussart was born in Fairfield County. He retired from United Parcel Service in 2015 after 30 years of service as an automotive and air ground support supervisor. Ken suffers from MS, diabetes and heart disease. As a way of giving back, he rebuilds wheelchairs and customizes them to give to people who otherwise would be unable to afford one.
Brian is a Lancaster native and a Fisher Catholic graduate. He is a partner in Dagger, Johnston, Miller, Ogilvie & Hampson Law Firm in Lancaster, OH, focusing on estate planning, trust and probate administration and closely-held businesses. He obtained his Undergraduate Degree from Case Western Reserve University and his Juris Doctorate from Boston College Law School in 1986, joining the Dagger Firm in 1987. Brian has been and continues to be involved in many community service organizations, including Board Member and President (1995-96) of the Fairfield County Board of MR/DD, the Fisher Catholic Foundation (1996-2012), United Way Campaign Chair (2012), Chairman of the Fairfield County Chamber of Commerce (2016) and Board Member of the Fairfield County Foundation (2013-19).
Kathy has been a resident of Lancaster since 1972. She was, for a short time, an employee of Fairfield Industries, and then a 10-year employee of United Cerebral Palsy of Fairfield County. She started Stimmell’s Boarding Care (a semi-independent living family home) in 1986, and in 1996 she opened Stimmell’s Elder Care (a private 24 hour residential care center). In 2020, after 36 years, Kathy retired and is living the good life!
David has been a resident of Fairfield County since 1958. He attended Ohio University Lancaster from 1970-1971, and went on to work at the Ohio Department of Job & Family Services in Management for over 30 years. David worked as the Adult Day Service Manager at the Fairifeld Center for disABILITIES until his retirement in 2021, and now volunteers weekly at the Center's Adult Day Program.