The Augustoberfest Charitable Foundation (the “Foundation”) is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization that is responsible for the annual Augustoberfest event. The Foundation’s annual event pays tribute to the area’s rich German heritage and works to provide funding for scholarships to student’s that participate in Hagerstown’s Sister City program, as well as other local education and arts programs and organizations. The Foundation’s board is comprised of active business leaders from around the local community.

Board of Directors

Jill Colbert 

Dieter Blosel
Vice Chairman

Schmankerl Stube

Cody Hill
Marketing & Communications Chairman

Middletown Valley Bank

Mary-Jane Bowyer
Community Relations Chairwoman
CNB Bank

Cheryl Kurzawa
Decorations Chairwoman

Shawn Bryce
Vendor Relations
YMCA of Hagerstown

Heaven Jacobs
Penn Avenue Meats

Garrett Colbert
Volunteer Chairman
Spicher’s Appliance & Security

Connie Lenhart
Children’s Events Chairwoman
Sister City Foundation

Gregg Delauney
Food & Beverage Chairman
BP Lesky Distributing Company

Scott Draper
Finance Committee
NYT Accountants

Jenny Martin
Finance Committee
NYT Accountants

Susan Stull
Children’s Events Committee
Sister City Foundation

Evan Hunt
Logistics Committee
Hunt Audio

Mary Anne Burke
Community Relations Committee
Washington County Arts Council

Nathan Boone
Volunteer Committee
Wadels Carpet

Vennie Scally
Welcome Center Committee