Board

David Dyer

Dave began his chiropractic health care business in Huntington in 1979. He has been a member of the Huntington Rotary club for more than 40 years and has served as president. Dave is an active member of the Indiana State Chiropractic Association and served as its President in 1992. Dave was named Chiropractor of the Year by the Indiana State Chiropractic Association in 1993. In addition, he has served as Past President of the Indiana State Chiropractic Licensing Board for 20 years. Dave and his wife, Debbie, are the parents of two sons and have four granddaughters. They attend Emmanuel Community Church.

Judy Frischman

Judy is a retired teacher and has taught children with special needs through Pathfinder Services and Huntington County Community Schools. Judy serves as Co-President of the Board of Directors for Youth Services Bureau and is a member of the Human Rights Committee for Pathfinder Services and a member of the Huntington County Retired Teachers Association. Judy is a member of Tri Kappa Associates, First Mother’s Club and attends Christ the King Episcopal Church. Judy also serves as a volunteer at the Honeywell Center. Ron and Judy share eight children, several grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Paula Garrett

Paula is a social worker for Parkview Home Health and Hospice where she has been employed for the past 19 yrs. Paula has been active as a member of Pathfinder Services Foundation Board, Canterbury School Marketing and Admissions Committee, Tri Kappa Sorority, and the Huntington County Child Protection Team. She is a member of SS Peter and Paul Catholic Church. Paula and her husband, Bob, are the parents of three sons and have one grandchild.

Tammy Gass

Tammy has been employed as a Staff Accountant in the Business Office at Huntington University for the past 5 years.  She is actively involved in many activities on campus.  She currently serves as Board Treasurer for HELP, Inc.  Tammy and her husband Tim have 2 sons and reside in Roanoke.  She is an active member of Life Church in Huntington and enjoys mentoring young women. 

Ronald Goetz

Ron is a counselor for the Huntington County Community School corporation working at Roanoke Elementary. He also adjuncts at Huntington University in the Psychology Department. Ron and his wife Julie have 3 children and are actively involved at Union Church. Ron also serves on the Union Township Trustee advisory board.

Sara Landrum

Sara has been employed as a social worker for the Huntington County Community School Corporation and the Special Services Department since 2003. She is active in the United Way as an allocation committee member, serves on Huntington University’s Community Advisory Board for the Social Work program, and serves on the board of directors for Love In the Name of Christ.  She is a member of Calvary United Methodist Church.  Sara and her husband, Tim, reside in Bippus.

Carla MacDonald

Dr. Carla MacDonald is a Social Work Professor at Huntington University where she has been employed since 2005.  She also served in various administrative roles at Pathfinder Services from 1978 to 2005 and was an outpatient therapist at Bowen Mental Health Center.   Dr. MacDonald serves on several non-profit boards in addition to HELP, Inc., Cancer Services of NE Indiana and Place of Grace in which she was a founding board member.  She is married to Bob and they both are members at Trinity United Methodist Church.  They have two adult daughters, Jessica Baker and Jeni Yarger. Dr. MacDonald was previously on the HELP board from 2005 to 2010 and is glad to return to the organization.

Jen Pickard

Jen is Grants Coordinator for the M E Raker Foundation. She also serves on the board of Pathfinder Services. Jen and her husband, Randy, have two sons and live in Roanoke. They are members of Union Church and were founding board members of the Down Syndrome Association of Northeast Indiana (DSANI).

Paul Roth

Paul is the former principal of Roanoke Elementary School which is part of the Huntington County Community School Corporation. Paul currently serves on the board of the Huntington County Health Department and is a member of The Chapel in Fort Wayne. Paul and his wife Joyce are the parents of two sons and the grandparents of three grandchildren.

Steve Williams

Steve is employed as a Service Manager for WA Zimmer Co. He is a member of the Huntington Metro Kiwanis and a Board Director of United REMC. Steve is a member of the Central Christian Church. Steve and his wife, Linda, are the parents of two children, seven grandchildren and two great grandchildren.