Board of Directors

Rebekah Gensler

Employment experience with varying nonprofits in the arts, education, and religion. Vice-President of the Board of Trustees of Housing Opportunities of Northern Kentucky, Subject Matter Expert for the Board of Trustees of Children’s Home of Northern Kentucky. Liaison with the Capital Improvements Committee for the Behringer-Crawford Museum in Covington, Kentucky. Also picks a banjo.

Katie Scheper

Experience as preschool teacher in Covington Public Schools and as a small business owner.  An Editor for Family Friendly Cincinnati, and founder of The Little Things blog.  Contributor to popular local blogs and websites.  Parent representative on Lakeside Presbyterian Preschool Board, and member of Ft. Wright Elementary Family Resource Center Advisory Council.  Coordinator of an annual fundraising event for the Parish Kitchen.

Shannon Purkiss

Freelance marketing, PR and social media professional with 20 years of experience. Previously coordinated cooking classes for Midwest Culinary Institute. Past board member and marketing adviser for The Greater Cincinnati Independent Restaurants.

Laura Dennemann

Nonprofit experience as a case manager in vocational rehabilitation and working with the socialization of people with developmental disabilities. Currently, a teacher and the service learning liaison between school and Children, Inc., a local nonprofit.