Terry and Linda Gellert Community Development Fund
Terry and Linda Gellert are proud Hoosiers from Dearborn County, Indiana. They moved to Hancock County in 2005, when Linda was appointed as Superintendent at Greenfield Central School Corporation. Linda retired in 2014 after more than 30 years in education, teaching in Indiana, Oklahoma, Germany and the Philippines. She earned her Bachelor’s degree at Purdue, Master’s at Xavier, and Ph.D. at Indiana State. She serves on the Hancock Regional Hospital Foundation, and is a member of Kiwanis, Brandywine Creek DAR, and the First Indiana Company of the Jamestowne Society. Linda’s hobbies include travel, reading and genealogy.
Terry Gellert, also a Purdue graduate, currently flies as a Captain with Delta Airlines. He is a retired U.S. Air Force Lt. Colonel, having flown F4’s and F16’s while active duty and in the Indiana Air National Guard. Terry’s service included overseas tours in the Philippines and Germany, and combat missions over Iraq during Southern Watch. Terry’s hobbies include farming and playing golf.
Terry and Linda are members of Bradley United Methodist Church. They have three children, Susan Ketcham, Lucy Gellert and Grant Gellert, and two grandsons, Alex and Jackson Ketcham. This compreh
This comprehensive fund provides unrestricted income that allows HCCF the discretion to make grants that meet needs and opportunities as they evolve and change in our community over time.