Board of Directors

Meet our board of directors and the members of our team that run the show.

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Denise Mayer


Denise Mayer is a 48 year resident of  Anderson Township.  Denise received her Bachelors of Science degree from the University of Cincinnati.  She has worked in many volunteer endeavors and was the creator and publisher of Brainstorm Magazine, a publication written by and for high school students which was distributed at sixty-five high schools in the Greater Cincinnati area in the late 80’s and 90’s.  A huge advocate for children’s safety and welfare, Denise started Step Up Anderson Township to bring awareness and education to the community on the topics of illegal drugs, vaping and underage drinking that are affecting our young people.

She is a grandmother of six , two granddaughters at Anderson High School and two grandchildren presently at Maddux Elementary with two more to come.  She and her husband Rick are dedicated to their welfare and health as well as that of the Anderson Community.


Tiffany Hallman


Tiffany Hallman is a lifelong Anderson Township resident; graduating from Anderson High School and earning her BS at the University of Tennessee. Tiffany serves as the Executive Director for the State of Ohio for the March of Dimes. Tiffany previously served for 8 years as Vice President of Youth Market for the American Heart Association. She has also served on the Forest Hills Foundation for Education board and is invested in our schools. Tiffany and her husband Ross have 6 children with 5 in various FHSD schools. (Hannah-16, JJ-15, Frances-11, Rosie-9, Mildred-4, and Georgie-2). They live a crazy life of running kids from here to there and to every sport field you can imagine! In her free time, Tiffany enjoys hiking, relaxing at ANY beach, cheering on her Tennessee Volunteers, and working to make Anderson Township a healthy fun community for all!


Erika Dimling

Secretary / Treasurer

Erika Dimling has been a resident of Anderson Township for all of her 45 years.   She received her BFA from Bowling Green State University. She has spent time working as a Guardian ad Litem for the public defender’s office as well as being a foster parent.  She has worked as a volunteer within the community serving Maddux Elementary, Nagel Middle School and Anderson High School on various committees and projects.   She currently works in sales as an account manager and is passionate about improving the lives of the young people in her community by providing a safe environment and an increased awareness of substance abuse. She hopes to be able to help provide the much needed change in direction and support that our youth so desperately need and deserve.  Erika currently resides in Anderson Township with her 2 teenage daughters and husband of 22 years.

Other Board Members


Rick Mayer

Founding Member

Lexi Lausten Crop

Lexi Lausten

Anderson Township Trustee


Sonja Carrico

Interact for Health

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Kelley Earls

Christ Hospital

Jessica Sellar

Jessica Sellar

Academy of Medicine of Cincinnati, Executive Director


Rev. Paula Stewart

Clough and Cherry Grove United Methodist Churches