Jack E. Brace

Jack joined the Foundation as a board member in 1997 and has served on numerous committees and as a trustee before assuming the role of President/CEO of the Foundation in February 2013. Prior to joining BAF as the President/CEO, Jack had 35 years of banking experience with several local community financial institutions.

Jack and his wife Amy are residents of rural Bryan. They are parents of Rob (and wife, Nicole) Brace and Bethany (and husband, Tim) Ritter. They have six grandchildren.

Pam Lanius

Pam joined the Foundation staff on April 1, 2004. She serves as the Foundation’s data management assistant. Her background includes service in the United States Army and human resource work with the L.E. Smith Company. She is a graduate of Bryan High School and holds an associate’s degree from Northwest State Community College. Pam also has a certificate in accounting and tax preparation.

Pam and her husband Frank currently reside in Bryan.

Jody A. Freeman

Jody joined the Foundation staff in February of 2006. She serves as the Development Director. Jody’s background includes over 18 years as a medical secretary for the Archbold Medical Group in Archbold, Ohio. Jody currently resides with her husband Michael near Stryker.