2017 Advisory Board

The Salvation Army Advisory Board is a special group of local business, community, and civic leaders who share their time, talents, and treasures to help The Salvation Army fight poverty in Louisville, Kentucky.



Executive Committee


Chairperson – Ann Stickler – Brown Forman

2nd Chair – Bob Smith – Papa John’s Global Human Resources

3rd Chair – Charles Williams – Cavalier Solutions & Synergy

Development Chair – Jim Oetken – (Retired)

Finance Chair – Andy Ackerman – Mountjoy Chilton Medley, LLP

Nominating Chair – Todd Lanham – USI Insurance

Program Chair – Bob Bennett – Brown Forman

Property Chair – Irv Stumler – (Retired)



Advisory Board Members


Terry Allen – Walmart Inc.

Thomas Baker – Christ Way Missionary Baptist Church

Michael Bucci – Chase Bank

Cindy Carcione – Independent Business

Danielle Davis – Box Car PR

Vickie Elder – Texas Roadhouse

Jim Eriksen – University of Louisville

Dan Franklin – Transit Authority of River City

Aaron Givhan – Givhan and Mitchell Realtors

Ray Glass – (Retired)

Danielle Gleason – Sullivan University

Nathaniel Green – N.E Green & Associates, Inc.

Justin Gordon – Kroger, Store Manager

Betsy Holton – (Retired)

Lynn Kaiser – Trilogy Health Services

Robert Keats – Keats & Schwietz, PLLC (Attorney)

Douglas Kottke – Compton, Kottke, & Associates

Ron Lewis – Independent Business

DeWayne Livers – Woodforest National Bank

Sarah Luce – Luce Interior Design

Scott Reed – Norton Healthcare

Phillip Sallee – WealthMD Corporation

Andrea Scholtz – Jan Scholtz Realtors

Bob Silverthorn – Silverthorn Law Office

Tommy Thomas – MainSource Bank

Steve Tomanchek – WAVE3 Channel News

Paula Travis – (Retired)

John Treitz Jr. – Stoll Keenon Ogden PLLC



Emeritus Board Members


Claude Berry – Wehr Construction

Brooks Bower – Papercone Corporation

Carla Broecker – Voice Tribune Newspaper

David Brooks – (Retired)

Winston Church – One Source Real Estate Services

Lawrence Leis – Louis and Henry Development (Architect)

David Peterson – Tafel Motor Company

H. Scheirich – (Retired)

David Scholtz – Logan Lavelle Hunt

Dr. Maynard Stetten – (Retired)

Hunter Wilson – Papercone Corporation


Life Members

Ruth Devine

Bill Lowdenback – HR Tobacco Co.

Walt Swyers – Attorney