Board of Directors
Founder and CEO
Rev. Mondragon is the founder of Bridge of Grace Compassionate Ministries. He holds a Master of Ministry degree from Olivet Nazarene University, is a Professor of Community Development and Urban Ministries at Indiana Wesleyan University, and serves on the boards of the Fort Wayne Rescue Mission, North East Indiana Nazarene, and Nazarene Theological Seminary Center for Pastoral Leadership Advisory.
Mr. Bucher is currently President of Honnegger Ringger & Co. CPA firm. Mr. Bucher holds a BA in Accounting from Purdue University. He is the treasurer of Wells County Chamber of Commerce, Wells County Food Bank, Wells County Foundation, and Apostolic Christian Church of Bluffton North. He also serves on the Advisory Board for House of Hope, the Steve Kelly Cancer Relief Foundation, Bluffton Regional Medical Center, and is a member of AICPA and Indiana CPA Society.
Mr. Hamilton is Deputy Chief of the Community Relations Division of the FWPD. Hamilton graduated from Manchester College. He formerly served as Chief of Police and also worked in the Prosecutor’s Office as Liaison Officer. He currently serves on the Board of Directors of SCAN and the Social Work Advisory Board at Manchester College.
Health and Wellness Ministries
Dr. McMahan is the Health Commissioner of Allen County. Formerly she was a Physician of Internal Medicine, Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine at I.U. Med , and served at Wishard Memorial Hospital. Board service includes Fort Wayne Medical Society, Manchester University College of Pharmacy Advisory board, Associated Churches, and Fort Wayne Urban league.
Building and Housing Development
Mr. Graves currently works for Strahm Building Solutions in construction sales, project management and operations. Matt has a bachelor's degree from Purdue University and an MBA from IPFW. Matt's volunteer activities include co-founding LivingFortWayne.com and serving with Active 20-30 Club and Young Leaders of Northeast Indiana. He currently serves the operations committee and the board of directors of SCAN. In 2016, Matt Was appointed by the Mayor to serve on the City of Fort Wayne Economic Development Commission.
Rev. Mondragon serves as co-pastor with her husband, Rev. Javier Mondragon, at Many Nations Church of the Nazarene, a multi-ethnic, bi-lingual church in inner city Fort Wayne. She pursued her studies at SENAMEX, the Nazarene Seminary in Mexico, where she earned a B.A. in Theology.
Neighborhood & New Initiatives
Ms. Morgan worked at Raytheon Corporation for over four decades, most recently as Senior Engineering Tech Support Manager prior to retiring. She has an AS in Supervision, BA in Personnel Management, and MS in Education.