The Legacy Project of Stark

Every student needs 
a mentor.

Our Board Members


Bruce is a lifetime resident of Stark County, residing in North Canton for the past 24 years.  He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from University of Mount Union and a Master of Arts degree from Kent State University. Bruce is Director of Sales for Ball Corporation, in their Food and Aerosol Division. In addition to sitting  on the Legacy Project  board, Bruce also serves on  the NC Parks, and Recreation Board,  Newpointe Community Church Board, TAP North Canton, and is a Trustee on family foundation.  He has also served on the North Canton Board of Education from 2014-2017.   Bruce and his wife Stacy have two children, Brennan and Hallie.


Todd grew up in North Canton and graduated from Glenoak High School in 1983. Todd received a Bachelor of Science from the University of Akron in 1987. He then went on to obtain a Juris Doctorate from the University of Akron School of Law in 1990 where he graduated with honors. After graduating, he joined the law firm of Day Ketterer which is located in Canton.

In 1993, Todd Bergert established his own private practice and has argued a case in front of the Ohio Supreme Court. He is currently working on behalf of injured workers in workers’ compensation cases. 


Ray is a lifetime resident of Stark County, living in Canal Fulton for most of his life.  He has a Bachelor of Science degree in math and computer science from Grove City College.  Ray is employed by First Energy as a communications representative.  In his spare time. Ray serves on the worship team at RiverTree Christian Church playing keys and drums.  He loves spending time with his family, watching movies, and 4-wheeling.


Todd lives in North Canton with his wife Sarah and their three boys.  Todd is the Sr. Manager of Process Improvement and Technology at Miller WeldMaster Corporation.  He holds a Bachelor degree in Organizational Leadership/Business Management from Malone University and also maintains several technology certificates in different technology spaces.  In his spare time you can find Todd coaching his boy's sports teams or working on his vintage car.


Jeanne is a Stark County resident and works for the Plain Local School District.  She is the principal of Oakwood Middle School and holds numerous degrees from Ohio University, Ashland College, and Cleveland State University.  Her passion is to see her students rise above their circumstances and become motivated and successful young adults.  In her spare time she loves hanging out with her family and dogs.  She is a devoted Buckeyes fan.


Daryl resides in North Canton with his wife Connie.  They have three grown children and are members of The Chapel in North Canton.  Daryl serves as the Chief Financial Officer for DCC Corp., a holding company since January 2008, where he also is a board member. Daryl also serves as the CFO for Deliver That and Ichor Restaurant Group, LLC, the parent company to Old Carolina Barbecue Company and Smoke The Burger Joint. Daryl graduated from the University of Akron with a bachelor’s degree in Accounting and was a CPA for a local accounting firm for two years.


Sandy resides in Stark County with her husband George. They have two married daughters and four grandchildren. She is a member of Church of the Lakes in Canton. She is a Trustee on Family Foundation, an active member in Bible Study Fellowship, a driver for over 30 years for Meals-On-Wheels, and visits shut-ins at several nursing homes.

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