MarionMade! Committee and Staff
MarionMade! is community-based initiative of the Marion Community Foundation, who is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year. The office is located at 504 South State Street in the Stengel True Museum. The staff is comprised of Vicky Branson, Program Manager, with assistance from interns, volunteers, and lots of help from the Marion Community Foundation staff, led by Dean Jacob. Our current intern is Tera Holderman.
We are always looking for volunteers and several time of year add interns to the operations. If you are interested becoming a volunteer, check out our volunteer opportunities page. Click here for our internship details.
The MarionMade! Committee
MarionMade! Committee is comprised of community members, volunteering their time and efforts.
Nicole Workman is the Chair of the Committee. Nikki is the Director of Communications for the Marion County Board of Developmental Disabilities.
Ellen Messenger is the Vice Chair of the Committee. She is Director of Communications for Tri-Rivers Career Center.
Jeremy Dunn serves on the Marion Community Foundation Board and as the General Manager for KBR, Tree Guy and KECO.
Diane Glassmeyer is a wife, mother, marketing, advertising, management, sales, and health and wellness coach.
Pam Hall serves as President of the Marion Area Chamber of Commerce
Jacqueline Laipply is the Co-Owner and Vice President of Laipply’s Printing & Marketing Solutions, Inc., a second generation MarionMade! company located in downtown Marion.
James Lloyd is the Workforce Development Librarian at Marion Public Library He is also a board member of the Marion Young Professionals group.
Clarissa Myers is the manager of Downtown Marion, Inc., a nonprofit 501(c)(3) which supports the revitalization of downtown Marion.
Lori S. Stevenson is the Communications Manager for Marion Community Foundation.
Mayor Scott Schertzer is currently serving in his third term as Mayor of the City of Marion.
Commissioner Ken Stiverson has served as a Marion County Commissioner since 2011.
Nissa Stump is an Account Executive at iHeartMedia Marion: 1490 WMRN-AM, Buckeye Country 94.3 and Majic 95.9.
Valerie Wigton uses her 25-plus years in marketing/public relations as a MarionMade! volunteer.