STAFF & BOARD

Our People are Expanding Businesses & Benefiting our Community

These community leaders are representative of our industry sectors and geographics, and represent both public and private interests to improve communication and understanding on local economic issues across this common divide.

STAFF

KATHY GOON

Executive Director for Ashland Area Economic Development & Mohican Area Growth Foundation

kgoon@growashland.com

Kathy is an Ashland County native, graduating from Hillsdale High School and Ashland University with both a Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in Business Administration. Kathy is very involved in the community, serving as the Board Chair for Loundonville Mohican Chamber of Commerce, the Vice President of Erie Basin RC&D, and a Board Member for Ashland County Council of Aging. She has also served as adjunct faculty at AU and NCSC. 

Kathy currently lives with her son Braylon in Polk, Ohio. When asked about her thoughts on her position, Kathy said, “I truly enjoy coming to work each and every day. I feel like I’m right where I’m suppose to be. It’s very rewarding to be able to see the results of our efforts with each business success story.”

CAMEO BAHR

Project Coordinator

KATIE KISSEL

Office Manager

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

MIKE WELCH

President

MATT MILLER

Vice-President

MIKE KELLY

Treasurer

KEITH BOALES

Secretary

GEORGIA KAUFFMAN

MAGF Representative

BJ HARVEY

At Large

BEN USELTON

At Large

Staff & Board