Finance and Investment Committee

Finance & Investment Committee members are stewards of The Community Foundation’s assets. Specifically, members review financial statements and reports, safeguard the organization’s assets, and monitor investment performance

Garry Peiffer Sm Fi

Garry Peiffer — Retired Executive Vice President of Corporate Planning of Marathon Petroleum Corporation

Tom Donnell Sm

Thomas Donnell — Retired President Emeritus of Fifth Third Bank

John Haywood Sm

John Haywood — President of the Findlay-Hancock County Alliance


John Koehler Sm

John Koehler — Eastman & Smith Ltd. Of Counsel

Gwen Kuenzli FI

Gwen Kuenzli — Retired University of Findlay Professor

J  Alec Reinhardt Sm

J. Alec Reinhardt — Retired Executive Vice President of Cooper Tire & Rubber Company


Charles Younger Sm

Charles Younger — Retired Executive Vice President of Continental Cablevision, Inc.

Katherine Kreuchauf Sm

Katherine Kreuchauf — President of The Community Foundation

Karen Smith Sm

Karen Smith — CFO of The Community Foundation


2017 Assest Managers

The Board of Trustees working through its Finance & Investment Committee, establishes investment guidelines and policies for the management of The Community Foundation’s assets. Fund Evaluation Group (FEG) monitors investment performance of assets held by the following managers in 2017: 

  • Edward Jones
  • Evanston Capital Management, LLC
  • Falcon Investment Advisors, LLC
  • Fifth Third Bank
  • Huntington Bank
  • JP Alerian MLP Fund
  • Merrill Lynch
  • Pyramis Global Advisors
  • SVP Global
  • Victory Capital Management, Key Bank