Foundation Advisory Network (FAN)

The Foundation Advisory Network (FAN) serves as a volunteer advisory committee for the team at GCF. Meeting several times throughout the year, FAN stays up to date on trends and best practices in the field while offering insight into GCF’s evolving work with advisors.

Meet our FAN members


Jennifer Traxel Leonard - Chair
Leonard Law P.S.C.

Robert E. Brant
Katz Teller

Robert W. Buechner
Buechner, Haffer, Meyers & Koenig

Christine A. Buttress
Bricker Graydon

J. Aaron Byrd
Frost Brown Todd 

Michael W. Clark
Cassady Schiller CPA & Advisors

Lucas Hail
Foster & Motley 

William F. Lyon
The Lyon Group, LLC



William M. McCarthy
FTB Financial Services/UBS

William L. Montague

T. Stephen Phillips

Porter Wright Morris & Arthur

Courtney Reitman-Deinlein
CRD Family Wealth Advisory, LLC

Mary L. Rust


Jacob Samad
Robbins Kelly Patterson Tucker

Kenneth L. Schlachter
Bartlett & Co.

Jami Vallandingham
Dean Dorton