- Who We Are 2013
WHO WE ARE: Exporting Elkhart County
When Rod Cook drives down a highway, he can’t help but notice vehicles he helped build.
WHO WE ARE PROFILE: Susie Lambright
After spending most of her life in Goshen, Susie Lambright, 40, got a call one day from a former colleague about an opening at a Christian university in eastern Europe. The rest, they say, is history, and Lambright is now the Director of Community Life at LCC International University in Klaipeda, Lithuania.
WHO WE ARE PROFILE: Shelly Mullas
A 38-year-old stay-at-home mom, Shelly Mullas is an active volunteer and board member for the Heartland Small Animal Rescue. She married Dan Mullas in 2005 and the couple has three children; Tyler, 8, Anthony, 5 and Gracie, 4. The family currently lives in South Bend.
WHO WE ARE: Youth sports of today
Youth sports can be an important stitch into the fabric of a community.
WHO WE ARE PROFILE: Dr. Richard Brown
Born in Minneapolis, Dr. Richard Brown moved to Texas where his dad was a flight instructor during World War II.
WHO WE ARE PROFILE: Julie Dijkstra
After many years with the Elkhart County Sheriff’s Department, Julie Dijkstra, 56, made a strong, but unsuccessful run for sheriff in 2010. Last year she returned to her home town to become chief of police.
WHO WE ARE PROFILE: Dr. Brett Weddell
Brett Weddell, 35, is an optometrist at Wellington and Weddell Eye Care in downtown Goshen. He is also viewed as an up-and-comer in community issues and politic.
WHO WE ARE PROFILE: Dr. Robert Reyes
Dr. Robert Reyes, 45, is the research director for the Center for Intercultural Teaching and Learning at Goshen College.
WHO WE ARE PROFILE: Jennifer Eberly
Jennifer Eberly, 37, is an English as a New Language teacher at Goshen High School.
WHO WE ARE PROFILE: Jim McKee
Jim McKee, 61, grew up in Goshen, served as a city fireman, moved away and returned in the 1990s.
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