2018 ACFI – Speakers

Keynote Speakers:

 Randy Maiers has been the President & CEO of the Community Foundation of St. Clair County, Michigan since 2002.  The Foundation was formed in 1944 and has a rich history of community leadership.  Most Recently, the Foundation has been recognized nationally for the creation and launch of the Come Home Reverse Scholarship program.  More


Breakout Session Speakers:

Don Smith is the Executive Director of the West Virginia Press Association, the non-profit organization representing the state’s newspapers.  Smith heads all three sections of the WVPA: a non-profit member association, a 501c3 foundation, and Press Services, which is a full-service, for-profit advertising agency.    More...



Jack Cipoletti joined the WV Press Association four years ago as Corporate Partner Coordinator, with the responsibility of increasing Associate Memberships, developing corporate sponsorships for association events, and using those components to build annual corporate partnerships.  More



Geah Pressgrove is an assistant professor at the Reed College of Media where she teaches introductory, skills and advanced courses in strategic communications. Pressgrove is also the faculty advisor for the award-winning WVU PRSSA chapter.  More




Debbie Groves, Chief Advancement Officer with Carnegie Mellon University




  Debbie Bloomfield, Grants and Special Projects Administrator with Community Foundation for the Ohio Valley




Marian Clowes, Senior Program Officer with the Parkersburg Area Community Foundation & Regional Affiliates




 Kathryn Davis Lamp, JD Vice President and General Counsel of the Foundation for the Tri-State




David Dejarnett, JD practices in the area of client services, with a concentration in estate and trust planning, estate and trust administration, business and tax planning, and tax controversies.   More



Drew Proudfoot, JD is an associate in the Morgantown, West Virginia office of Bowles Rice.  He focuses his practice in the area of corporate and financial service transactions.  More








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