Tom Fodor is the first Executive Director Chief Executive Officer of Morning Light. He has extensive non-profit managerial experience and has held major executive leadership roles with the Visiting Nurse Service of Southern Maine, the Northern New England Salvation Army, and most recently with the American Red Cross as the CEO of the Dayton (OH) Area Chapter. He is responsible for the overall direction of Morning Light, including: strategic and business planning; daily operations; and securing community support. Tom is a 1978 Kent State University graduate and attained his Masters of Science in Business (MSB) from Husson University in 1998. He has been a Certified Fundraising Executive (CFRE) and was awarded his Certified Project Manager (CPM) credential from Xavier University in 2011.
Martha’s duties include day to day support of Morning Light’s business operations; coordinating communications; enhancing donor relations; and overseeing events. She has 15 years of administrative support experience in the banking and petroleum oil industry and also retail sales marketing. Martha has been involved with several nonprofit organizations as a volunteer for fundraising events. She has been active with various community outreach programs as a committee and retreat planner for the past two years in the Archdiocese of Indianapolis, with the Catholic Business Exchange and with her parish church. Before relocating from Atlanta GA, she pursued a career in child development and education after completing her Associates degree in Early Childhood and Elementary Education. Martha is often seen at a variety of sporting events, watching high school, college and pro teams. In her spare time, she has coached cheerleading and golf.
Madison has a passion for using her office and event knowledge to make a difference in the lives of others in the community. She obtained her degree in Hospitality Administration and has since taken on various administrative and event related roles. Her duties as Project Specialist involve providing support at the corporate office and scheduling and overseeing activities to improve the quality of life for the residents of Pennwood Place Apartments.
Rachael brings almost two decades of experience in patient care and residential leadership to her Operations Manager post. She oversees the day to day management of the Home, including: resident care, comfort and safety; staffing; the overall approach to care; and collaborating with the community to optimize the Home's mission. Rachael began her career as a Certified Nursing Assistant which gives her great empathy with her staff who also carry the CNA designation. A Licensed Practical Nurse, Rachael is able to effectively communicate with hospice and other medical personnel to ensure that resident needs are always in the forefront of Home priorities.
A retired health care executive. A published author, journalist, lecturer and mentor with Masters Degrees in Business and Leadership, and in Wellness Management. Those are just some of the special qualities that define Penny Davis, Provider Relations Specialist for Morning Light’s Abbie Hunt Bryce Home. Penny is the prime relationship builder with referral sources, so Morning Light can better serve common patients. A current hospice volunteer, Penny retired a few years ago as an Area Vice President, Business Development for Amedisys Home Health. In that position she covered six states and eighteen agencies. In 2013 she published “PJs, Pearls, and Fishing Poles,” which documented life lessons and the importance of time, honoring hospice patients, families and interdisciplinary teams. Penny also serves as a Board member of the Indiana Palliative Care Organization. She can be reached at email@example.com.
Alice Wilson, Pennwood Place Property Manager
Morning Light is fortunate that Alice Wilson, with years of experience in facility management, is the Property Manager at Pennwood Place for seniors. Ms. Wilson is employed by Moynahan Williams which manages the property on behalf of Morning Light.
As she begins her fourth year in this role Ms. Wilson has been instrumental in helping to create a sense of community at the 35 room facility. She worked with Morning Light to establish a Tenant Advisory Committee which has led to more building use, increased security, improved parking and regular exercise activities. Most importantly Morning Light funding partners have recognized her record keeping as being a model for other facilities of this type.
Ms. Wilson is on site every weekday and maintains a waiting list for Pennwood Place. She can be reached at 253-0002.
Abbie Hunt Bryce Home residents are always in need of food, clothing, and other household and living supplies. If you wish to donate, contact the Home at 317.860.0484.
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