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IHSAA Foundation Staff and Board of Directors

Foundation Board of Directors

Andy Arnold Headshot

Andy Arnold

SVP, Facilities Operations, Pacers Sports & Entertainment
Foundation BOD Headshot - Barker

Wayne Barker

Northwest Allen County Schools
Foundation BOD Headshot - Bennett

Dr. Tina Bennett

Clarksville Community Schools
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Grantland Clapacs

Partner, Dentons Bingham Geenebaum LLP
Foundation BOD Headshot - Conley

Chris Conley

Principal, Delta High School
Foundation BOD Headshot - Cox

Bobby Cox

Commissioner Emeritus, IHSAA
Foundation BOD Headshot - Eskew

Dr. Phil Eskew, Jr. M.D.

Professor Emeritus, IU School of Medicine
Foundation BOD Headshot - Jordan

Joe Jordan

President and CEO, Boys & Girls Clubs-Fort Wayne
Foundation BOD Headshot - Kaiser

Dr. Paul Kaiser

Superintendent, Westfield Washington Schools
Foundation BOD Headshot - Mossbrucker

Mike Mossbrucker

Athletic Director, Mooresville High School
Paul Neidig

Paul Neidig

Commissioner, IHSAA
Foundation BOD Headshot - Ress

Blake Ress

IHSAA Commissioner Emeritus
Foundation BOD Headshot - Sandgren

Jim Sandgren

CEO-Commercial Banking, Old National Bank
Foundation BOD Headshot - Thompson

Milton O. Thompson

Attorney, Bleeke Dillon Crandall
Foundation BOD Headshot - Ward

Pete Ward

COO, Indianapolis Colts
Foundation BOD Headshot - Wilfong

Jennifer K. Wilfong

CEO, JW Land Management, LLC

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Chris Kaufman

Chris Kaufman

Assistant Commissioner Foundation President
Girls Golf, Boys Golf, Girls Tennis, Boys Tennis
Trip Lukemeyer

Trip Lukemeyer

Foundation Director

Golf Outing, Awards Banquet, Grant Distribution, and Donor Relations

As IHSAA Foundation President, Chris is responsible for leading the mission and vision of the IHSAA Foundation to protect, sustain, and nurture high school sports in Indiana.

Chris has spent nearly his entire career in the service of education-based athletics and student-athletes. In addition to his role at the Foundation, Chris also serves as an assistant commissioner for the IHSAA, a role he has held since 2012. Chris first joined the Association in 2006.

George Lukemeyer III, known as “Trip”, joined the IHSAA Foundation as Director in May of 2023.

Trip’s responsibilities include spearheading fundraising and development, managing the website and donor database, overseeing communication, developing programmatic themes, and serves as the point-of-contact for IHSAA events including scholarship presentations and golf outings.

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