CEO Mentor

A mentoring program provides an effective networking model for Daviess County CEO students. Establishing effective one on one connections, that will strengthen the student's awareness of employment opportunities in our County and develop greater social skills through this mentorship experience. Every Daviess County CEO student, known as a student, is matched with a mentor from the business community. Ultimately, these relationships strengthen the CEO program's success and builds generational bridges between the student and the business community.

Here are the following responsibilities and activities:

  • Meet with the student for scheduled meetings to discuss what they are learning in CEO
  • Attend Monthly Mentor Mornings
  • Review the student's business plan for their individual business
  • Experience the weekly progress of their Protege through reading their journal entries of what they experience each day in CEO

Would you like to be a Mentor?

A mentor is a business owner, entrepreneur, or intreprenuer from our areas business community. A mentor is someone willing to share his or her time and expertise with a CEO student. Please contact us, if you are interested in being a CEO mentor. You will be provided mentor training and be required to have a background check to enroll in the program. Successful mentoring partnerships are advantageous for everyone – the student, the mentor and the CEO program.

Our Mentors

Cynthia Barber
Perdue Extension-Daviess County
Community Development Educator

Bob Barron

Chance Berry
First Federal Savings Bank
Loan Officer

Alan Van Cleef
German American Bank
Senior Vice Presidnet-Senior Wealth Advisor

Terri Kelso
Terri Kelso Insurance

Marilyn McCullough
Thompson Insurance
Health Insurance Specialist

Darla Miles
Daviess County Economic Development Corp.

Jared Miller
German American Bank
Mortgage Sales Team Leader

Jazmin Murfee
City of Washington

Sara Norfolk
Perdue Foods
HR Manager

Brian Simpson
First Savings Bank
VP-Commercial/Agriculture Lending

Zella Taylor
United Way of Daviess County