Friends of Midtown Announces 2019 Board of Directors Roster

Gathering at the first board meeting of 2019 was community group Friends of Midtown’s (FOM) new slate of Board members. The group totals 19 directors heading into the year.

“Twenty-eighteen was a year that the organization experienced quite a bit of transition: leadership changes, the departure of more than seven board members throughout the year,” says FOM President Kate Moyer. “It was important to me to rebuild our board of directors and position Friends of Midtown for growth and change in 2019 so we can continue to support our community and fulfill our mission.”

Eight new members were added to the board at the end of 2018, with a ninth being added at the January 2019 board meeting. Board members span a spectrum of professions and areas of expertise. The 2019 FOM Board of Directors includes:

  • Kate Moyer, President
  • Andrea Black, Vice President
  • Eileen Carson, Treasurer
  • Rachel Reese, Beautification Co-Chair
  • Cate Rowe, Beautification Co-Chair
  • Cody Moyer, Business Chair
  • Mike Ishman, Communication Chair
  • Andy Hughes, Dog Park Co-Chair
  • Annie Hughes, Dog Park Co-Chair
  • Molly Haragan, Events Chair
  • Brian Ostella, Membership Chair
  • Brian Esworthy, Safety Co-Chair
  • Jack McGettigan, Safety Co-Chair
  • Autumn Anderson, Board Member at Large
  • Elyse Irvis, Board Member at Large
  • Hannah Ison, Board Member at Large
  • Nate Lotze, Board Member at Large
  • Sarah Porter, Board Member at Large
  • Katie Talada, Board Member at Large