Foundation Committees


The purpose of the Development Committee is to solicit donations for the purpose of developing new and larger scholarship programs for KCC students and/or donations to advance other appropriate purposes of the college.

  • Michael Lynch, chair
  • Tim Gernon


The Membership Committee will be responsible for the recommendation of members to serve as officers of the Foundation as well as to recommend new members to fill Foundation Board regular and honorary director vacancies.

  • Jeff Bennett and Brad Hove, co-chairs
  • Maggie Frogge
  • David Jaffe


The Investment/Finance Committee will be responsible for recommending and approving investment practices for Foundation assets. They provide counsel and advice concerning the endowment funds, currently gifted funds, and unrestricted accounts.

  • Dennis Hess and Mark Smith, co-chairs
  • Scott Franco
  • Jeff Hammes
  • David Jaffe
  • Jimmy Joines
  • Michael Lynch
  • Michael O'Brien

Public Relations

The PR/Events Committee is focused on creating positive visibility for the Foundation's efforts

  • John Fulton, chair and alumni representative

Scholarship Committee

  • Michael Kick, chair
  • David Jaffe
  • Michael Lynch
  • Dr. Ivan Meyer
  • Donald Wagner
  • John Perry, KCC financial aid director
  • Becky Wilder