Board Members

Board Members

The volunteer Board of Directors is fiscally responsible for the Boys & Girls Club of Muncie. The role of governance includes 1) establishing identity and strategic direction; 2) ensuring resources; and 3) providing oversight. The Board is led by elected officers and conducts its work through committees and regular meetings in partnership with the Chief Professional Officer and staff.

James Mitchell

James Mitchell


Career Center at Ball State University

Brian McKay

Brian McKay


The Arsenal LLC

WaTasha Griffin

WaTasha Griffin


Muncie Black Expo

James Mitchell was born in Chicago and has made his home in Muncie, Indiana since 2000. He earned a bachelor’s and master’s degree from Northern Illinois University when he found his career passion: working with college-aged people. He is very involved in the Muncie community and, before joining the Boys and Girls Club of Muncie, has served previously on the boards of TEAMwork for Quality Living (now Delaware County Circles), Muncie Parks and Recreation, & Muncie Young Professionals.
Mitchell currently works at the Ball State University Career Center helping match career passions and employer needs as the Associate Director for Employer Relations.  James and his team coordinate employer outreach on behalf of the University’s faculty, students, and alumni. He currently serves professionally as the president of the Midwest Association of Colleges and Employers.
James added to his family this winter by adopting a Labrador Retriever named Lady.

Juli Metzger

Juli Metzger


Unified Media at Ball State University

Pat Botts

Pat Botts




Michelle Altobella, Meridian Health Services

Dr. Steven Baule, Muncie Community Schools

Mrs. Angela Beck, Old National Bank

Dr. Jeff Bird, IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital

Mr. Caleb Churchill, Horizon Convention Center

Mr. Brandon Coppernoll, BC Digital Marketing

Mr. Jamie Matthews, First Merchants Bank

Pastor Andre Mitchell, Deliverance Temple Church

Heidi Monroe, Meridian Health Services

LaKoya Rochell, Ivy Tech Community College – East Central Region

Dr. R. Neil Schmottlach, (Retired) Ball Brothers Foundation

Mr. Ross Swallow, Whitinger & Company LLC

Andrea Wells, United Insurance Agencies

Angelia White, Hope For Women LLC

Chase Winkle, Winkle Mowing Services

Mrs. Katie Wray, Coldwell Banker Lunsford