Rev. Bruce Hitchcock ’85 is the new superintendent of the Ohio Valley District of the United Methodist Church, East Ohio Conference. He returns to the Ohio Valley area after having served since 2011 as pastor of Geneva United Methodist Church in the conference’s Western Reserve District. Before that, Hitchcock was the executive director of Urban Mission Ministries in Steubenville for nine years.
Janis Bowdler ’00 is President of the JPMorgan Chase Foundation, JP Morgan & Chase, Co. in Washington, D.C. Bowdler graduated from Malone with a degree in Urban Studies and went on to earn a masters in urban studies from Cleveland State University. Before going to CHASE, she worked for several years as a housing policy specialist for UnidosUS.