Staff & Board


Jenny Warner

Executive Director

Miami Valley Nonprofit Collaborative

  • Founded & grew start-up nonprofit, MVNC, through building services and collaborative community partnerships

  • Launched several new successful community programs, securing both funding and community partnerships

  • Designed and facilitated leadership development series for nonprofit professionals

  • Developed value & competency-based human resource management system to guide hiring, performance management and training programs

Board Chair

Christy Mauch

Vice President of Operations

Better Business Bureau

  • Facilitated, as a key community partner, the development & growth of an innovative, collaborative local nonprofit, MVNC 

  • Instructed college level courses in nonprofit administration and communications

  • Aided in restructuring of governance and funding sources for BBB's charitable arm, Center for Business and Consumer Ethics 

  • Served in volunteer leadership and event support positions with local nonprofit organizations  

Board Co-Chair

Stan Adams

Retired Human Resource Executive

  • Experienced in Change Management

  • Provided Leadership advisory and coaching

  • Experienced in full-cycle talent management 

  • Demonstrated Human Resource project management skills

  • Versed in Human Resource compliance and risk management​


Board Secretary

Nina Vasiliu


Gaslight Nonprofit Solutions

  • Founded Gaslight Nonprofit Solutions in 2017 serving area nonprofits with strategic planning, facilitation, coaching, program design, and grantwriting services.  

  • Walk with at least 3 nonprofit leaders per year through the journey of The Leadership Circle Profile 360 process through certified coaching.

  • Facilitated transformation of a small nonprofit into a program of a larger mission partner organization.

  • Managed full portfolio of private foundation responsive grants and grantee relationships for over a decade.

  • Implemented, managed, and monitored success of comprehensive research-based student support program in 6 area schools in conjunction with nationally recognized Research 1 university and school staff.

Board Member

LaVar Glover

Director of Self-Sufficiency

Miami Valley Community Action Partnership

  • Provided program management for the growing Getting Ahead Program at MVCAP, a Bridges Out of Poverty initiative which in its first two years, received national attention for exceeding participation goals, exceptional community reception and effectively assisting families.

  • Nationally Certified Bridges Out of Poverty Trainer and Getting Ahead Facilitator 

  • Founder of Glover Youth Program, which provided residential programs of impact for some of our most vulnerable populations.

  • Recipient, Mentoring Collaborative - Mentor of the Year Award (2011)

  • Recipient, Canadian Football League - Heart of a Legend Award for leadership and service (2010)

  • Professional athlete for 10 years

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Board Member

Lora Davenport

Volunteer Services Specialist

United Rehabilitation Service

  • Leads volunteer efforts at United Rehabilitation Services, guiding volunteers to connect their work to the mission of the organization

  • Experienced in communications through advocacy, media engagement, online presence, and public education

  • Designed and managed multiple food relief programs to serve individuals in the Miami Valley through The Foodbank, Inc.

  • Worked closely with local, state, and national organizations during disasters and continues to help with disaster relief efforts through Ohio Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster (Ohio VOAD

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Board Treasurer

Bob Reynolds 


Brady Ware & Company

  • Has worked closely with leaders of nonprofit organizations for over 30 years to formulate and implement strategies for growth, how to effectively safeguard, manage and utilize resources to maximize operating results, and the impact of program outcomes. 

  • Recognized thought-leader on matters affecting the nonprofit community and is a frequent speaker at various nonprofit and community events.

  • Conducted several strategic planning projects for local nonprofit organizations.

  • Has advised and helped structure mergers of nonprofit organizations.

Board Member

Nicole Sturk

Resource Innovation Director

SICSA Pet Adoption Center

  • 15 years of marketing, nonprofit program & business development experience

  • Have served and supported Dayton-based for-profit and nonprofit agencies including The Dayton Dragons, Montgomery Co. Board of Developmental Disabilities, Echoing Hills, and SICSA Pet Adoption and Wellness Center 

  • Created and grew Dayton-based nonprofit echoingU (of Echoing Hills) through building services and collaborative community partnerships and securing funding sources resulting in opening two additional echoingU programs statewide.

  • Aided in creating & relaunching a marketing re-brand of state-wide non-profit agency Echoing Hills culminating in a 50th Anniversary fundraising gala and capital campaign.

  • Experience fundraiser, service innovator, and partnership developer 

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Board Member

Darlene Langhout

Executive Director

We Care Arts, Inc.

  • Skillful in creating community partnerships and connections through active engagement

  • Experienced developing critical agency policies and procedures, trainings and implementation with a focus on maintaining quality of service.

  • Drives agency strategies to develop quality expressive art programs and services for those with disabilities and mental health diagnoses in the Dayton region

  • Developed individuals into successful teams with leadership, managing and mentorship

  • Advocate for accessibility and opportunity for those with disabilities

  • Leads agency to maintain secured accreditations from CARF (Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities), OHDODD (Ohio Department of Developmental Disabilities), and OHMHAS (Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services