Board of Directors

The 2017/2018 Asbury Foundation Board of Directors includes:

Dennis E. Yocum (Chair)
Richard Stang (Vice Chair)

Leona L. Bachrach*
Jonathan R. Ebinger
Bud Edwards*
Mearle Griffith
Mary Anne Morefield*
Dixie A. Reppe*
Maria E. Roberts*
Jean D. Seibert
Aurora Sevilla*
Tim Trissler*

Douglas C. Myers, President/CEO, Asbury Foundation, Ex Officio (Voting)

* Resident

Leona Bachrach
Leona Bachrach

Leona Bachrach

Leona Bachrach resides in the Villas at Asbury Methodist Village.  In her professional life, Lee authored numerous articles and books on mental health policy and services.  Following 2 years as a White House staff member of the...


Jonathan R. Ebinger
Jonathan R. Ebinger

Jonathan R. Ebinger

Since 2000, Jonathan Ebinger has been a partner in BlueRun Ventures, an early-stage venture capital firm based in Menlo Park, CA.  Prior to that, he started his own company, Simply Savings, and also has 16 years of marketing and...


Bud Edwards
Bud Edwards

Bud Edwards

Bud Edwards has served as Vice President for University Advancement at four different Universities: University of Arkansas (Fayetteville, Arkansas), University of Maryland (College Park, Maryland), Buena Vista University (Storm...


Mearle L. Griffith
Mearle L. Griffith

Mearle L. Griffith

A United Methodist pastor, Mearle Griffith retired as President/CEO of the United Methodist Assn. of Health and Welfare Ministries, where he provided leadership for nearly 400 hospitals, retirement communities, children, youth...


Mary Anne Morefield
Mary Anne Morefield

Mary Anne Morefield

Mary Anne Morefield is a poet who lives in Chautauqua, NY, Scottsdale, Arizona, and at Bethany Village. Her second book of poetry, No Bridle, No Bit, No Reins was published in April 2017.


Douglas C. Myers
Douglas C. Myers

Douglas C. Myers

President/CEO Asbury Foundation

Doug Myers has 25 years of experience in development work supporting the missions of not-for-profit heath care and educational organizations.  He has experience in annual giving, major & planned gifts, special events, campaigns,...


Dixie Reppe
Dixie Reppe

Dixie Reppe

Retired Executive Director of YWCA Tulsa and Tulsa Opera, Inc.; Chair, Board of Trustees, First Presbyterian Church; Advisory Boards:  Tulsa Opera, Crosstown Learning Center. Inverness Village resident.  Inverness Village Board: ...


Maria Roberts
Maria Roberts

Maria E. Roberts

A resident of Asbury Methodist Village, Maria writes for the AMV Village Life Newspaper and serves on AMV’s Keese School Curriculum Committee.  She and her husband moved to Asbury from Florida where she worked for the University of...


Jean D. Seibert
Jean D. Seibert

Jean D. Seibert

A partner with the law firm of Wion, Zulli & Seibert, Harrisburg PA, since 1990, Jean has over 29 years of experience with Estate Planning and Administration practice.  She serves on the Asbury Governance Committee and the Asbury...


Aurora Sevilla
Aurora Sevilla

Richard C. Stang

Rich Stang is a founding partner of DeLeon & Stang. His specialties include corporate and individual tax issues and planning, estate, investment management and insurance advisory services for businesses and individuals.

With over...


Donald E. Trissler
Donald E. Trissler

Donald E. Trissler

Donald “Tim” Trissler and his wife Judith are residents of Bethany Village.  His 40+ year professional career was spent with Berg Electronics, a connector manufacturer for the electronics industry.  Tim worked in Accounting, IT,...


Dennis E. Yocum
Dennis E. Yocum

Dennis E. Yocum

Dennis Yocum retired in 2012 from Calvary UMC in Mt. Airy, MD, where he has been pastor for 26 years.  During his tenure, both the membership and building doubled in size.  Dennis holds an electrical engineering degree, as well...