The Raymond John Wean Foundation Welcomes Ashley Burgess as Associate of Operations and Facilities

WARREN, OHIO—JANUARY 3, 2024—The Raymond John Wean Foundation announced Wednesday the addition of Ashley Burgess to its staff as Associate of Operations and Facilities. In this role, Burgess coordinates the activities of the Wean Foundation building to ensure the facility is safe and functions at peak performance, including maintaining day-to-day facility operations, facilitating room reservations, supporting organizational needs during meetings and events, and assisting staff with resolving any operational concerns or problems.

“I’m most excited about supporting a place that respects individual needs and lives,” Burgess said.

Burgess most recently served as Operations Manager for David’s Bridal in Lyndhurst and has nearly 10 years of customer service and sales experience.

“We are happy to have Ashley aboard,” said Wean Foundation President Jennifer Roller. “She brings deep experience in people-facing and operations roles, a positive community outlook, and a great desire to learn and excel.”

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About The Wean Foundation

Established in 1949, the Wean Foundation is dedicated to community building in the under-resourced communities of Warren and Youngstown in Ohio’s Mahoning Valley. The Wean Foundation leverages a dynamic combination of grantmaking, capacity building, convening and partnerships to provoke new thinking, strengthen communities and disrupt the status quo to achieve its vision: empowered residents creating an equitable Mahoning Valley. Visit to learn more.

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