Hope Center Board
Chair of Board
Becky Bolt is Executive Director of the Hope Center, but started as a volunteer helping out in the office or wherever needed. She came to the Hope Center to help and serve others. Over the years, she has enjoyed working in different capacities but mostly enjoys meeting and talking with the people that come through the doors each day. She feels blessed in fulfilling the calling she has to support those in need. She is a mother and grandmother who thoroughly enjoys having family get togethers and spending time with her grandchildren.
Gene is Director of Operations, MAMA President , serves as Washington Township’s Division of Fire Chaplain and Pastor of Agape Community Fellowship. He loves people and serving and is often seen in our community helping others. He loves the Lord, his wife and 3 boys as well as his dogs Shaggy and Sven. If you can’t find him, he may be at Whit's enjoying some custard!
Stephanie McKinnon is the Director of Medical Records with Memorial Hospital, and has participated on the Hope Center board for nearly 6 years.
Stephanie is a wife, and a mother to two boys (ages 10 & 13). She resides in Powell, Ohio and attends New Hope Church near the Columbus Zoo.
Pastor Jerry Poe
Pastor Jerry Poe is a Marysville native and has spent many years establishing a foundation in ministry.
Pastor Poe is the Senior Pastor of The Vine Church of Marysville. Jerry holds a Real Estate license of
37 years and is the CEO of C & J Seating, Inc. of 34 years and has served on various boards within
Susan Truitt enjoys serving on the Hope Center Board and is excited about the many ways the Directors and Volunteers bless the people of Marysville and Union Co.
Susan has lived in Marysville for over 35 yrs. Susan and her husband Tom established Truitt & Truitt Optometrists where she continues to care for patient’s eyes. She has two grown children and a golden retriever. In her free time she enjoys water sports and gardening.
Vicki Esh is a pastor with The Vineyard Church of Marysville, and a Chaplain with Ohio Health.
She and her husband live in Marysville and are the parents of 3 daughters and 1 Goldendoodle.
Susanna Johnson is a board certified family physician who lives in Marysville with her husband and three sons. She is the senior physician at Central Ohio Primary Care Marysville and opened the first COPC practice outside of Franklin county. She joined the Hope Center board in 2017. In her free time Susanna helps manage her family’s small flock of sheep and market lamb business Johnson Genetics.