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Lake Erie/Heartland Chapter

Lake Erie/Heartland Chapter
Serving Ashland, Erie, Holmes, Huron, Lorain, Richland, Wayne Counties.
244 West South Street
Wooster, OH 44691
Phone: 330-264-9383
Fax: 330-263-7749

Elyria Office
2929 West River Rd. N.
Elyria, OH 44035
Phone: 440-324-2929
Fax: 330-263-7749

Mansfield Office
39 N. Park Street
Mansfield, OH 44902
Phone: 419-524-4254
Fax: 330-263-7749

Sandusky Office
416 Columbus Avenue
Sandusky, OH 44870
Phone: 419-626-1641
Fax: 330-263-7749


Lara Kiefer - Northeast Ohio as Executive Director

Lara Kieffer - Executive Director

Lara Kieffer

Phone: 330-641-1462

Lara Kiefer joined the Red Cross of Northeast Ohio as Executive Director for the Lake Erie/Heartland Chapter on March 22, 2016.

Lara is engaged in activities such as being a member of Kiwanis and the Chamber and is a graduate of Leadership Wooster. She is an experienced leader of a volunteer-driven workforce and donates her own time to the United Way of Wayne County. Additionally, she has served as a board member for both Harbor House Woman’s Shelter and Big Brothers Big Sisters. Lara is a graduate of Malone University with a degree in Organizational Management.

Her husband, Joe Kiefer, is a firefighter for the city of Wooster and Captain of the Loudenville Volunteer Fire Department.

Christina Ennis
Executive Coordinator
Phone: 330-264-9383

Lora Taylor
Disaster Program Manager
Phone: 216-287-2311
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Patricia Buckhold
Regional Volunteer Services Officer
Phone: 216-431-3370

Jessica Tischler
Regional Director Service to the Armed Forces & International Services Programs
Phone: 216-426-7525

Mary Williams
Regional Communications Officer
Phone: 330-203-5084

For all inquiries about our classes, please call 800-REDCROSS (800-733-2677)

For all inquiries about our blood donation services, please call 800-REDCROSS (800-733-2677)

Board of Directors

A board of directors, representing a diverse range of business and community leaders, governs the Lake Erie/Heartland Chapter of the Red Cross.

FY17 Board of Directors