Peg Maginn received a master’s degree in speech pathology from the University of Miami, and has extensive experience in rehabilitation, teaching, and small business management. She actively managed a small farm in Wells County, and also managed a Family Limited Partnership. Before retiring in June, 2016, she had a limited speech pathology private practice at Turnstone Center for Children and Adults with Disabilities. Prior to this, she owned and managed Fort Wayne Communication Disorders Center, Inc., a speech pathology agency which provided diagnostic and treatment services to clients and contract agencies throughout NE Indiana. She also taught as an adjunct instructor at both Manchester College and IPFW. Peg has served on several community boards and is an active volunteer with numerous nonprofit agencies in Fort Wayne.
Ron Marker is a retired Language Arts teacher from East Allen County Schools. Ron and Elaine, his wife of 51 years, have three adult sons and five grandchildren. Ron enjoys working with the other dedicated Board members, but he enjoys even more his chance to deliver meals every week to his deserving clients.
I’m a graduate of Taylor University in 1985. I started in Banking in 1987 with Standard Federal Bank till they were bought out in 2001 by 1st Source Bank. I have been an Assistant Vice President since 2000. My community involvement starts with being a board member for Homebound Meals for the past 2 years, and I have been a board member for the March of Dimes for the past 25 years. I have also been Treasurer of the Waynedale Community Improvement Team for the past 4 years. I am married to my wife, Karen, for the last 33 years. I have two sons, and I also have two grandchildren ages 4 and 1.
Home: South Bend, Indiana
Married, one son
Past Member, Junior League
Past Member, Jaycee Wives
Moved to Fort Wayne (1965)
26 year career, GTE, Accounting Department
First Female President, Concordia Gardens Association
Treasurer of Concordia Gardens Association past 9 years
Vice President of St. Barbara’s Guild
Secretary of Home Bound Meals
Sandy Bonahoom grew up and graduated from college in Wisconsin. She spent six years in Naples Florida, three teaching high school business and three as a certified financial planner. Life then brought her back to Milwaukee where she was a legal administrator for a large downtown law firm where she met her husband, Joe. They moved to Ft. Wayne where Joe began his law practice. They have been married for thirty years and have three boys, Zach (wife Kristen), Spence and Ben along with a great dog Millie. Currently she is the Director of Client Services for the Fort Wayne office of Seasons HomeCare, a non-medical in home care company where she helps with the needs of the clients from acquisition forward. She helps families with the transition from not having a caregiver, to having care and maintaining the relationships between client and caregiver. Sandy is pleased to be a part of the Home Bound Meals Board.
Anne Cavanaugh, RN, BSN has over thirty years of clinical and management experience in the healthcare industry. She served as Director of National Product Development with Lincoln National Corporation and as Assistant Vice President and Director of Managed Care Products and Services for Summit Reinsurance Services. Anne is on the Board of Directors of Visiting Nurse and the new Visiting Nurse Foundation, and serves on Visiting Nurse’s Quality Improvement and Professional Advisory Committees. She also volunteers at the Foellinger- Freimann Botanical Conservatory.
A Homebound Meals driver for nearly five years, Carol Coen joined the board in 2014. She is a community advocate for AARP and serves on its legislative team at the Indiana legislature. She was a Fort Wayne Community Schools board member for sixteen years and continues to work on special projects with the district. She has edited several research papers on urban education for the National School Boards Association.
In addition, Ms. Coen previously worked for Lincoln Financial Group as a financial analyst for its national network of agencies. She and her husband have three adult children and two grandchildren.
Scott grew up in Fort Wayne, pursuing a career in media and marketing that included stops in Indianapolis and Detroit before returning to Fort Wayne in 1998. He has served on the Board of Directors with the American Advertising Federation, Marketing Committees with the Boy Scouts and other non-profit organizations. Since 2013, Scott has been a Marketing Coach and member of the Federated Media Advertising Sales Team working specifically with WOWO & ESPN Radio along with Federated Digital Solutions.
Married to Kathy since 2001, they have 5 grown kids and 9 grand kids and are actively involved in their church. Scott first became aware of Homebound Meals when his parents were involved with the program before they passed away and now looks forward to helping the organization continue to grow.
Ron is a 2011 retiree from the Raytheon Company where he had 43 years of service in a variety of engineering, staff and management positions. He grew up in Missouri and has resided in Fort Wayne since 1971. He received an undergraduate degree in physics at Washington University in St. Louis and graduate degrees from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign and IPFW in physics and business administration respectively. He previously served on the board of the Summer Enrichment Program for special needs students and was a member of the FWCS Parents Special Education Advisory Committee. Ron is a long time member of Good Shepherd United Methodist Church. He enjoys walking, tennis, gardening, family, and friends.
David received two Bachelor degrees from the University of Evansville in Global Business Administration (B.S.) and Spanish (B.A.), graduating Summa Cum Laude in 2006. During his time at the University, David lived abroad on three different occasions, initially undertaking studies and an internship in Mendoza, Argentina followed by two consecutive summers spent in Mexico City working in Sales and Marketing roles as an intern. David speaks Spanish and English, with a working proficiency in French as well. Shortly after graduating, David joined the Do it Best Corp. team in July 2006. Promoted in 2008, David began traveling extensively on behalf of the company, visiting new international members and affiliates and working with them through the initial sales and setup process. In 2011, David took the company’s first-ever expatriate International Sales position, and he and his wife Kelly moved to Singapore to develop the business and membership base in SE Asia and the Middle East. While in Asia, David and Kelly were highly involved in the local community and even served as leaders in their local church. David and his family returned to the U.S. in May 2014, and he was promoted to the role of Global Sales & Product Development Manager within the Merchandising division where his main responsibilities are to develop vendor programs and sourcing initiatives for international members. David and his wife Kelly live in Fort Wayne with their two children, Emma and Lucas, ages 2 ½ and 1 year.
A graduate of the University of South Carolina in Columbia, SC, with a B.A. in Journalism, Kris is an active community volunteer, serving on the board of the local chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals as well as the board of directors of Catholic Cemetery. Prior to her recent retirement, she served in marketing, community awareness and development roles for PBS, the Fort Wayne Museum of Art and Visiting Nurse.
Dr. Curtis R. Sylvester
Graduate of Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana, and Drew University, Madison, New Jersey
President of Behind the Scenes, consultation and research
Genealogy researcher and author
Member of the following boards:
Allen County Genealogical Society of Indiana, Inc.
Indiana Genealogical Society
Northeast Indiana Passenger Rail Association
Andrew Zelt is an independent contractor and owner of e Market Designs, a web design firm. Andrew is a Fort Wayne native who lived in Southern California for 18 years while working as a sales manager in the Furniture Industry. In the year 2000 he went back to school at California Computer Schools for computer graphics and web design and returned to Indiana in 2003.
Andrew is married and has two kids and loves his Church and family life in Northern Indiana. Andrew also served for four years at Big Brothers Big Sisters as a big brother and now serves on the board at Homebound Meals Inc.