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CANDLES Organization

Peggy Tierney, Board Chair
Publisher, Tanglewood Press

Maureen Coughlin, Secretary
Export Sales, Social Work

Jason Ernst, Treasurer
Commercial Loan Officer, First Financial Bank


Peggy Daly
Marketing Consultant

Ursula David

Terry Fear
Retired Teacher

Christopher Fischer
Associate Professor of History, Indiana State University

Eva Kor
Founding Director

Julius Loeser
Vice President, UBS Financial Services

Christopher Newton
Judge, Vigo County Superior Court Division 4

Michael Skolnick

Danny Spungen
Trustee, Florence and Laurence Spungen Family Foundation
Owner and Exhibitor, the "Holocaust Postal Collection"



Kiel Majewski
Executive Director

Nicole Sconce
Operations Director

Dorothy Chambers
Program Director

Aaron Friedman
Development Associate

Jessica McDonald
Communications Coordinator

Eva Kor
Founding Director




Eva Kor

Thursdays and Saturdays, 1:00 pm
Mrs. Eva Kor, founding director of CANDLES, gives a presentation based on her experiences as a survivor of Dr. Josef Mengele's twin experiments during the Holocaust.


Walter Sommers

Wednesdays and Fridays, 1:00 pm
Mr. Sommers, a witness to the rise of Hitler and Kristallnacht who escaped to the U.S. in 1939, gives a presentation surrounding the history of the Jewish people and explains the events leading up to the Holocaust.