Big Brothers Big Sisters of Elkhart County, a division of Big Brothers Big Sisters Southern Lake Michigan Region facilitates and fosters mentoring relationships, between youth and adults, to create opportunities and experiences that build confidence and help youth succeed in life. We create positive, generational impact that includes the reduction of risky behaviors and increase lifelong success.
All youth achieve their full potential.
To create and support one-to-one mentoring relationships that ignite the power and promise of youth.
By partnering with parents/guardians, volunteers, and others in the community we are accountable for each youth in our program achieving:
• Higher aspirations, greater confidence, and better relationships
• Avoidance of risky behaviors
• Educational success
Match Support Specialist
Director of Programs
Case Manager / Outreach Coordinator
Marketing & Special Events Manager
2022 Board of Directors
TJ Jorgensen | Chairmen of the Board | TJ21 Media Group
Erin Lee 2nd Vice Chairwoman of the Board | Sanders Pianowski LLP
Casey Zitkus* | 2nd Board Treasurer | First State Bank
Brian Hake | Board Tresurer | Kruggel Lawton & Co, LLC
Sandra Pontius | Board Secretary | SJ Health System
Adrian Riley* | City of Elkhart Police Department
Alexandra Brown | Community Representative
Amelia Schroeder | Whirlpool Corporation
Brent Miller* | Everence Financial
Craig Blough* | Delaval Inc.
Curtis Gunter* | Forest River
Eric Becker | Whirlpool Corporation
George Bonin | Trutility LLC
Larry Sehy | Community Representative
Lynn Senter | Eaton
Michael Anthony | Golden Years Financial Advisors
Mike Steinau* | DJ Construction
Nathan Vogel | Inovateus Solar
Rebecca Ward | Community Rep
Robyn Minix | 1st Source Bank
Ryan Durham | Varonis Systems
Sarah Milovich | Carlton, Inc.
TD Ball | University of Notre Dame
T.J. Miller* | Crowe Horwath
Vickie Wagner | Community Representative
Willie Brown* | Heart City Health
* Indicates Board Member Representing Elkhart County