Board of Trustees & Staff

Board of of Trustees


David Weyrick, Ph.D.--President

Retired Pastor, Stow Presbyterian Church, Great Trail Council B.S.A., Faithful Servants Care Center, Boy Scouts

Wesley D. Fair, Ph.D. --Vice President

Executive Director, Shelter Care Inc., The Shelter Care Endowment Board Inc., Clinical Advisory Board-GriefCare Place

Kathi Bertolini—Treasurer 

Retired, Saint-Gobain NORPRO, Faithful Servants Care Center

Michael Scafidi—Secretary

Regional Arbitration Specialist (IN, OH, MI), Senior Claims Law Associate, Allstate Insurance Company, Best Friends Animal Sanctuary, Defenders of Wildlife. 

Jacob Derenthal, Esq.

Attorney at Law, Walter/Haverfield, LLP, Cuyahoga County and Ohio Democratic Parties, Tremont West Development Corp., Cleveland Zoo, Josette Biddell Memorial Foundation, Catholic Charities.

Bob Pontius

Marketing Director, Stow-Glen Retirement Village, Stewarts Caring Place, University Hospital Bedford Senior Network, Co-Lead, Stow-Munroe Falls Relay For Life, Kiwanis of Stow-Munroe Falls

Bruce Redmon

President, Co-owner Redmon Funeral Home, Inc., Stow-Munroe Falls Chamber of Commerce, Rotary; 

Summit County, Ohio & National Funeral Directors’ Associations

Jill Smith, Rev.

Minister, Faith Fellowship Baptist Church, Harbor Light Hospice Chaplain, Stow Board of Zoning & Appeals

Thomas Stephan

Retired Teacher, Stow-Munroe Falls Schools, Stow-Munroe Falls Chamber of Commerce, Kiwanis, Stow-Munroe Falls Community Foundation, Stow 4th of July Parade Committee, The "Voice of Stow”, Stow Players, Weathervane Community Playhouse.

Tom Flagg

Tri County Council of Labor, Union Local 684, Ohio Health Care Credit Union/Med-Pro Federal Credit Union

Jesse Hurst

Jesse W. Hurst II, CFP®, AIF® has over 30 years of experience in the financial planning and investment business. In addition to being the President and Founder of Impel Wealth Management, he leads the Investment Management Strategy arm of Horizon Financial Group. He is a Certified Financial Planner and Accredited Investment Fiduciary. He is also a member and past President of the Financial Planning Association, a Qualified Kingdom Advisor with the Kingdom Advisors Network, currently a Trustee and past President of the Board of Directors of Open M Ministries, serves on The Professional Advisory Council of Akron Community Foundation. 


Office Staff

Rebecca Costello - Executive Director

Kathleen Bertolini - Manager Programs and Operations

Lou-Ann Redmon - Founding Director,  Redmon Funeral Home, Inc.—Co-owner

Clinical Advisors

Maribeth Roberts, PC-CR  

Matt Williams, PPC-S

Clinical Advisory Support

Wesley D. Fair, Ph.D.  

Pat Pakan, Ph.D., RN