Two new members have been welcomed to the Marion Community Foundation Board of Trustees, announced president and CEO Dean L. Jacob. The new board members include Jeremy Dunn and Fran Voll. These new members bring the board to its full complement of 15 members.
Dunn, a Marion native, graduated from Pleasant High School in 2001 and spent the next seven years completing studies at Southeastern University and starting his professional career with JPMorgan & Chase Co. in Lakeland, Florida. Moving back to Marion in 2008, Dunn continued his career with JPMorgan, overseeing a $6 billion portfolio of assets in the Treasury Services and Securities business line until 2010.
Dunn is a founding board member with Marion Direct, a local non-profit organization serving individuals with secure, sober living environments. He also established Life.Money, a financial literacy provider for young adults and secondary school students. He is currently launching a financial literacy effort in Zambia, Africa, in partnership with YMCA Zambia, Peace Corp Zambia and the Zambia Ministry of Education.
Also working at McDaniel Automotive as the Business Development Manager since February 2014, Dunn helps define business strategies involving multiple aspects of the business.
He holds two bachelor’s degrees — in finance and management — and a Master’s Degree in Accounting.
Dunn’s community involvements include supporting Rushmore Academy, North Central Ohio Rehabilitation Center, Juvenile Detention Center, Marion Matters and Boys & Girls Club.
Voll previously served on Marion Community Foundation’s Board in 2006-08 and rejoins the Board of Directors as the retired principal of the former Marion Catholic High School and a current trustee of Bowling Green State University.
Voll holds degrees in business administration from Bowling Green and education from St. Francis College of Fort Wayne, Indiana. In addition to teaching, Voll is an experienced athletic coach and professional, having served as the head women’s basketball coach at Bowling Green, 1984-1991, Associate Director of Athletics, 1991-1996, and as a member of the University’s Athletic Hall of Fame Committee. He was also the head women’s basketball coach at Central Michigan University, 1996-2000.
Voll and his wife have lived in Marion for 15 years and his community involvements include service to the Marion Family YMCA, the former Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Marion, and the Marion Rotary Club.
The other members of Marion Community Foundation’s Board of Trustees include: Dr. Charles Garvin (chair), Judge Deb Alspach, John C. Bartram, Susie Brown, Tom Clark, Larry Geissler, Kathy Goodman, Ted Graham, Rev. Daniel Kiger, Megan Queen, Dr. Kimberly Stark, Lowell Thurston, and Nicole Workman.
Marion Community Foundation serves as the philanthropic clearinghouse for the Marion area and is a leader in local planned giving. It is located inside the Stengel-True Museum at 504 S. State St. The Foundation’s offices are open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays and may be reached by calling 740-387-9704 or online at www.MarionCommunityFoundation.org.