Boards, Committees & Commissions

 

Below is a list of boards, commissions, corporations and foundations which serve the City of Rising Sun. The meeting dates and times, board members, appointor and expiration of terms are listed if available. 
 
CITY COUNCIL
 
City Council meets the 1st Thursday of each month at 6:00 p.m.
Location - City Hall, Council Chambers, 200 N Walnut St, Rising Sun, IN.

 
Title
Steve Slack
PROTEM (12-31-2014)
Mike Padgett
 
Gary Kinnett
 
Dennis Radcliff
 
Jim McDaniel
 


 
BOARD OF WORKS (One Year Term)
 
The Board of Works meets the LAST Thursday of each month at 4:00 p.m.
Location - City Hall, Conference Room, 200 N Walnut St, Rising Sun, IN.

 
Title
Appointment
Term expires
April Hautman
Mayor
 
 
Steve Slack
City Council member
Mayor
12-31-14
Jim McDaniel
City Council member
Mayor
12-31-14
 


 
UTILITY SERVICE BOARD (Four Year Term)
 
The Utility Service Board meets the 2nd Wednesday of each month at 5:00 p.m.
Location - City Hall, Conference Room, 200 N Walnut St, Rising Sun, IN.

 
Title
Appointment
Term expires
Mona Cook
 
City Council
12-31-16
 Billy Hoffman
 
City Council
12-31-16
Sue Hart
 
Mayor
12-31-15
Joanne Hamilton
 
Mayor
12-31-15
Stephanie Scott
 
Mayor
12-31-15

 
 
ADVISORY PLAN COMMISSION (Four Year Term)
 
The Advisory Plan Commission meets the 2nd Monday of each month at 7:00 p.m.
Location - City Hall, Conference Room, 200 N Walnut St, Rising Sun, IN

 
Title
Appointment
Term Expires
Ed Hautman
 
Mayor
12-31-15
Phil Ruxton
 
Mayor
12-31-15
 Deborah Thomason
 
Mayor
12-31-15
Dennis Williams
 
Mayor
12-31-15
Dennis Radcliff
 
City Council
12-31-15
Robert W White
 
City Council
12-31-15 
Mike Padgett
 
City Council
12-31-15


 
BOARD OF ZONING APPEALS (Four Year Term)
 
The Board of Zoning Appeals meets the 2nd Tuesday of each month (if necessary) at 7:00 p.m.
Location - City Hall, Conference Room, 200 N Walnut St, Rising Sun, IN.

 
Title
Appointment
Term expires
Marty Pitts
Secretary
Mayor
12-31-15
Ed Hautman
President
Mayor
12-31-15
Delena Hannan
 
Mayor
12-31-15
 Robert W. White
 
City Council
12-31-15
Dennis Williams
Vice President
Advisory Plan Com.
12-31-14


 
REDEVELOPMENT COMMISSION (One Year Term)
 
The Redevelopment Commission meets the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 5:00 p.m.
Location - City Hall, Conference Room, 200 N Walnut St, Rising Sun, IN.

 
Title
Appointment
Term expires
Gary Kinnett 
 President
City Council
12-31-14
Jim Clements
 
Mayor
12-31-14
Sandy Kinzer
 Vice President
Mayor
12-31-13
Dennis Radcliff
 
City Council
12-31-13
Babette Martin
 Secretary
Mayor
12-31-14

 
 
ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION INC
 
The Economic Development Corporation meets the 1st Tuesday of each month at 5:00 p.m.
Location - EDC Offices at 120 Main St, Rising Sun, IN.

 
Title
Appointment
Term Expires
Gary Green
Secretary
City Council
None
Deedee Brown
President 
Mayor
None
Steve Slack
 
City Council
None
April Hautman
 
County Council
None
Brett Minks
 
County Council
None
Kenny Ashcraft
 
Commissioners
None
Howard Fletcher
Vice-President 
Chamber of Comm..
None

 
 
RISING SUN-OHIO COUNTY JOINT PARK BOARD (Four Year Term)
 
The Rising Sun-Ohio County Joint Park Board meets the 4th Tuesday of each month at 6:00 p.m.
Location - Senior Citizens Community Building, 510 S Mulberry St, Rising Sun, IN.

 
Title
Appointment
Term expires
Dale Shultz
 
Circuit Court Judge
12-31-17
Carl Courtney
 
Circuit Court Judge
12-31-15
 Michelle Mellang
 
Mayor
12-31-17
Angela Siekman 
 
Mayor
12-31-16
Brian Graham
 
Mayor
12-31-14
P.G. Gentrup
 
Mayor
12-31-15
Robert Tucker
 
Commissioner
12-31-16
Pam McClure
 
County Council
12-31-14
Julie Wilson
 
County Council
12-31-16

 
 
RISING SUN – OHIO COUNTY PORT AUTHORITY (Three Year Term at first; If reappointed Four Year Term)
 
The Rising Sun-Ohio County Port Authority meets the 3rd Monday of each month at 6:30 p.m.
Location - City Hall, Conference Room, 200 N Walnut St, Rising Sun, IN.

 
Title
Appointment
Term Expires
 Tim Lambert
President
County Commissioners
10-31-16
Steve Stewart
 
 Mayor  10-31-15
Michael Burke
 
Mayor
10-31-14
Kurt Cappel
 
Mayor
10-31-15
Abbey Berkley
 
County Commissioners
 
 Dale Scudder
 
 County Commissioners 
10-31-14 
 
     


RISING SUN-OHIO COUNTY TOURISM BOARD (Two Year Term)

The Rising Sun-Ohio County Tourism Board meets the 3rd Wednesday of each month at 4:00 p.m.
Location - 120 Main St, Rising Sun, IN.

 
Title
Appointment
Term Expires
Mary Turner   President  County Commissioners  12-31-14
 Robbie King
Vice-President 
Mayor 
12-31-15 
Dana Hildebrand
 
Mayor
12-31-15
Dean Tuggle
Treasurer 
Mayor
12-31-15
Amy Hoffman 
 
 County Commissioners
12-31-14
Tammy Elbright
 
County Commissioners
12-31-14
 
 
County Commissioners
12-31-14
   
 
 

 
 
REVOLVING LOAN FUND BOARD
 
The Revolving Loan Fund Board meets the second Monday of the month at 4:30 p.m.
Location - City Hall, Conference Room, 200 N Walnut St, Rising Sun, IN.

 

 
Title
Appointment
Term Expires
Rae Baker Gipson
Executive Director 
Clerk Treasurer
None
Tom McKay
 
Mayor
None
Tammy Johns
 
City Council
None
Angela Siekman
 
Mayor
None
Gary Kinnett
 
City Council
None
Debbie Gregory
 
Mayor
None 
 
     

  

OHIO COUNTY COMMUNITY FOUNDATION (Three Year Term)
The Ohio County Community Foundation meets the last Thursday of the month at 6:00 p.m.

 
Title
Appointment
Term Expires
Holt Hoffman
President
Finance Committee
 
City Council
 
12-31-15
Don Kittle
Vice President
Finance Committee
Ohio County Commissioners
12-31-15
Sue Alwin
Secretary
Grants Committee
Ohio County Council
12-31-13
Michelle Mellang
 
City Council
12-31-16
April Hautman
Finance Committee 
Mayor
12-31-14
Deedee Brown
 
Circuit Court & Judge
12-31-14
Mike Padgett
 
Mayor
12-31-14
Juanita Radcliff
 
Ohio County Commissioners
12-31-15
Sherry Timms
 
Ohio County Council
12-31-13

 
 
RISING SUN REGIONAL FOUNDATION (Three Year Term)
The Rising Sun Regional Foundation meets the 4th Wednesday of the month at 6:00 p.m.
Location - 218 S. Walnut St, Rising Sun, IN.

 
Title
Appointment
Term Expires
Jascia Redwine
Executive Director
 
 
Jerry Smith
President
 Ripley County Commissioners
 02-01-17
Sissy Potter
Secretary
Rising Sun Mayor
02-01-17
David Brown
Treasurer
Rising Sun Mayor
02-01-15
Dennis Elliott
Vice-President
Ohio County Commissioners
02-01-16
Jeff French
 
Towns of Ripley County
02-01-16
Cindy Rottinghaus
 
Aurora Mayor
02-01-15
Stan Weidman
 
Sunman Town Board
02-01-15
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 
RISING SUN-OHIO COUNTY FIRST
Rising Sun-Ohio County First meets the 2nd Tuesday of March, June, September & December at 7:00 p.m.

April Hautman
Steve Slack
Rae Baker Gipson
Mark Guard
 
 

 
 

RISING SUN MAIN STREET

 

 

Board meets the 4th Tues at 12:00 p.m. Jan-Nov

 

 

Location Pendleton Art Center, 201 Main St, Rising Sun, IN

 

NAME

TITLE

APPOINTMENT

TERM EXPIRES

Amy Hoffman

Director

 

 

Matt Phillips

President

Mayor

12/31/2015

Peg Dickson

Vice President

City Council

12/31/2015

Deb Muenchen

Sec/Treasurer

City Council

12/31/2016

Larissa Phelps

 

Mayor

12/31/2015

Larry Jeffries

 

Mayor

12/31/2015