Meet our Board of Directors

 

Staff
Executive Director - Becki Harris: Becki has been Executive Director of Logan’s Landing since late 2008.  She previously worked as Administrative Assistant at the Cass County Community Foundation.  Becki has been an active member of Civic Players of Logansport since the mid-90’s, including several years’ service on the Civic Players Board of Directors.  Becki is working toward a degree in Office Administration at Ivy Tech and is a member of the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society.  She and her husband Bill reside in Logansport.
Members
    President - Kado Downs: Kado is the owner of Bridgewater Design Group (BDG), a Logansport Based design firm, specializing in large-scale commercial and residential design concepts, servicing Chicago, Indianapolis, St. Louis and Cincinnati. Under the BDG umbrella, is also Bridgewater Events and Catering, Bridgewater Property Group, and the newest brand; Dwell-Home, a new downtown retail business, specializing in interior design elements for the home and office.

After moving back to Logansport in 2003, from Indianapolis, Kado has been involved with many local organizations; Past Vice President of Logan's Landing, Past Chair of the Logan's Landing Design Committee, Cass County Arts Alliance, Performing Arts Council, Past President of the Logansport Historic Preservation Commission and one of the founding members of the Historic Michigan Road Association.

 

Vice President - Kim English: Kim works as a sales consultant at Mike Anderson Chrysler Dodge in downtown Logansport. As a graduate of Purdue University with a bachelors in English literature, Kim also taught English at Ivy Tech Community College for six years. While there, she helped raised awareness of servicemen and women’s needs with activities like a Letters to Soldiers campaign and encouraged a love of writing with National Writing Day activities as well as being on the winning 2011 Spelling Bee team. In addition, Kim is very active in fundraising for the animals in Cass and surrounding counties. With projects like the Old Style Raft Race, almost $10000 has been donated to the Cass County Humane Society and Peak Community Services over the past two years, and fundraisers like Lunch Wars have raised funds for Happy Tails Animal Care Center in White County. The 2012 Raft Race benefits A Cause for Paws, an organization that has saved thousands of area dogs and cats from euthanasia and abandonment since 1998. She also edits consumer publications and teaches yoga at Bodyworks on 3rd St. Kim’s love of the Logansport community includes volunteering at local festivals and events like the Storybook Festival. A lover of the outdoors, Kim spends much time with her dogs at the beautiful Cass County area parks and trail systems, area antique stores and the Cass County Public Library. 

   

Secretary - Paul A. Hartman: Paul is a graduate of Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology with a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering. He has worked for Logansport Municipal Utilities since 1979 and has managed the water, wastewater, and stormwater departments until 2006, at which time he assumed the position of Utilities Superintendent. Paul is an advocate for the prosperity of Logansport and Cass County, and previously served as the Logan's Landing Design Committee Chair.

 

Treasurer - Mark Hartman: Mark has been a member of the Logan’s Landing Board of Directors since spring of 2001, and is the Immediate Past Preseident of the Board. He has served as Treasurer of Logan’s Landing and has also served as Chairman of the Organization Committee, having served many years on the committee. He is part owner of Chambers & Co., CPA, LLC. He has been with Chambers & Co., CPA, LLC since July 1998. He is also the treasurer for Northwestern Band Boosters and the president of Good Shepherd Lutheran Church’s board of directors.


 

Judy Lewis: Judy Lewis was born and raised in Cass County and is a graduate of Lewis Cass High School. She has been a housewife, factory worker, physical education teacher, worked construction and four terms as Cass County Assessor as a Level II Assessor and a member of the Association of Indiana County Assessors. Judy has served as President of Logan's Landing, and has volunteered for many charitable organizations and has spent many hours coaching Jr. High Volleyball, Pixie League Softball and Junior Miss Softball. As well as coaching, she is a licensed ISHAA Referee for volleyball. She is married to Chuck Lewis and they have four daughters and eight grandchildren. She enjoys sports, travel, crafts and especially being with her grandchildren.

 

Sandi Korreckt: Sandi was born in the state of Missouri. She relocated to Indiana making Logansport her home in the mid 1980’s. She is a 1992 graduate of Logansport High School. Sandi is an 11 year employee of Logansport Savings Bank. She currently holds the position of New Accounts Manager. In addition to being a Board Member for Logan’s Landing, she also is a member of the Logan’s Landing Promotion Committee. Sandi serves as a board member for Cass County Junior Achievement and is a teacher volunteer for the Junior Achievement program as well. She and her husband Greg have 2 children, Bryce and Levi. Their youngest son is a student in Logansport while their oldest attends college at Indiana University-Purdue University of Indianapolis. She and her family love to volunteer their time to the Logansport Youth Baseball Program; they spend many hours at the ballpark during the baseball season watching games, working on the fields and in the concessions. Sandi and her family try to take advantage of every opportunity presented to them to volunteer their time and to be of service their community.

 
 

Bill Minglin: Bill is a Logansport native and graduate of Logansport High School.He lived in several different cities and returned to Logansport in 1988. Bill is president and owner of Minglin Jewelers in downtown Logansport.He is in the in-store master bench jeweler, watchmaker and clockmaker.Bill is a graduate of Gem City College in Quincy IL and the Gemological Institute of America in Carlsbad CA.Bill is new to the Logans Landing board, but a long time member. He is very excited to be serving on the board as a downtown business owner and looks forward to being involved in many ways to help downtown businesses continue to grow and prosper.He is a member of First United Methodist church and serves on the finance committee.He has also been a board member of the Logansport Rotary Club and is a member Cass County Chamber of Commerce.Bill and his wife Angela have two children:Brandon and Kristen Minglin.

 
 

Greg Packard: Greg grew up in neighboring Miami County and is a 1994 graduate of North Miami High School. He moved his family to Logansport in 2007 where he and his wife Chrissy are employed. His wife, Chrissy, is employed at Area Five Agency. They have three children Chelsey, Dylan and Ethan.  Greg is a marketing account executive for Burkhart Advertising. He is a past president of the Logansport Jaycees. He is currently a member of the Logansport Roosters, Rotary, and is a Chamber Ambassador.  Greg serves as the Chair of the Logan’s Landing Promotion Committee.

     Tom Partridge: Tom is a lifelong Logansport resident. He graduated from Logansport High School in 1970 and attended Ball State University. He has been married to Teri for 41 years, and together they own and operate the Pear Tree Gallery, a longtime downtown business.  Tom is the father of two and grandfather of one.  He is a board member of the Professional Picture Framers Association, and past executive director of Logansport Junior Civic Theater. He enjoys acting in community theater, and has been a hot air balloon pilot for more than 20 years.  Tom has been active on the Downtown Business Owners committee of Logan’s Landing.
 

Jianmei (Jamie) Lin: Jamie is a new member of Logan’s Landing.  She’s been traveling the world before settling in Logansport, Indiana, USA. She was born in China, grew up in The Netherlands, Europe. Graduated from Logansport High School as a Foreign Exchange Student.  Then she graduated from Indiana University with a Bachelor degree in Accounting. She’s the owner of Lin’s Asian Cuisine, located at 406 E Broadway, a place where you can enjoy fresh, customized Asian Dishes.  While running a restaurant business, she’s also employed at Baldwin Accounting Corp as a tax accountant. Currently she’s pursuing her CPA status. During her college year she had become a member of Beta Gamma and Sigma Honor Society. She’s married to Jacky Lin and together they have two children Kiki and Daniel Lin. As a new member of Logan’s Landing, she’s really excited to be able to help promote downtown Logansport; she hopes to be able to make downtown a pleasant place to live, dine and shop.

 

Nikki S. Reid: Nikki was born and raised in Logansport. She graduated from Logansport High School and has lived in Logansport most of her life. Nikki is the owner of Trees Camera Shop and The Nest. She started out in 1974 with the purchase of Trees Camera Shop. The camera store carried a full line of cameras, projectors, darkroom equipment and general photographic supplies. When the photographic industry started to change, there was a need to go in a different direction with her business, and The Nest was created. Her vision was that if Trees were to Branch out, she could build a Nest. In 1984 the Nest began selling gifts. Some 40 years later Nikki can boast about being one of the oldest businesses in downtown Logansport. Nikki has two children and six grand kids. She enjoys spending time with her family, is an active member of Calvary Presbyterian Church, is in a bible study group, and enjoys working out at the Logansport YMCA.