Our Directors

Director, Miracle Field

Katie Kovar

Katie has over 10 years of professional experience in recreation and event management. She has two Masters Degrees; one in Higher Education from the University of Rochester and another in Recreation and Leisure Management from The College at Brockport. She also began her own Event Planning company working with small businesses and non-profits throughout Syracuse and Rochester, NY.

She now resides in Irondequiot with her family including two small children, one with physical and speech delays, making this work with Miracle Field especially close to her heart.



Board of Directors

Challenger Miracle Field of Greater Rochester’s Board of Directors is a passionate group of community-minded professionals dedicated to making a difference. They generously share their expertise to drive fiscal responsibility, advocate for resources, and ensure that all efforts are focused on enhancing lives and our community for all of its residents.


Ron_KampffRon Kampff
City of Rochester Fire Department (Retired)

Don_BaroneDon Barone
Vice President, Wells Fargo Advisors

Julie Willmes
Regulatory Affairs Manager at Janssen Pharmaceuticals, a division of Johnson & Johnson


robert_andersonBob Anderson
Sr. Regional Finance Director, CB Richard Ellis

Drew_BielemeierDrew Bielemeier
Senior VP of Operations, Heritage Christian Services

Jim_DennisJim Dennis
COO, Partner, Mason Digital, LLC

Chris TumminelliChris Tumminelli
Process Engineer, Harris Corporation

Junior at Eastridge High School

Dale-J-HaefnerDale J Haefner, CPCU, AAI
Insurance Agent, Gerard P Smith Agency

Matt RichMatt Rich
Attorney, Law Offices of Matthew J. Rich, P.C.

Kevin WoodworthKevin Woodworth
Tax Manager, DeJoy, Knauf & Blood, LLP

Bill Boulter
CEO, President, Boulter Industrial Contractors, Inc.