Our Board

Current Vinton Board of Developmental Disabilities Members

Tammy Hopkins, Secretary

Tammy Hopkins was appointed to the Vinton County Board of DD in February 2021. Tammy is a life-long resident of Vinton County and a graduate of Vinton County High School and Ohio University, with a degree in Accounting/Business. Tammy has been employed with Ohio University for thirty-one years and is an Accounting Senior Specialist in the Russ College Avionics Engineering Center. Tammy and her husband, Larry, have one daughter, Lauren Hopkins. Apart from work, Tammy loves spending time with her family and taking care of the family farm.

Sharon Chaney, Board Member

Sharon Chaney was appointed to the Vinton County Board of DD in 2015. Sharon is a graduate of Unioto High School and has lived in Vinton County since 1975. Sharon has been employed by Don B Cotner, CPA for thirty-three years. Sharon has two daughters, two grandsons and one great-granddaughter. She enjoys spending time with family and friends, traveling, attending concerts and hanging out with her two dogs, Buddy and Jimbo, and her cat Kiki.

Tiffany Pierce, Board Member

Tiffany Pierce is a lifelong resident of Vinton County and joined the VCBDD in 2017. Tiffany holds a RN license. She graduated from the University of Rio Grande in 2010 with an Associate Degree of Science in Nursing. She’s currently employed at Vinton County Local schools as a Parent Mentor. Tiffany and her spouse Ryan Cain have two children. One of which has a very rare genetic disorder (ZC4H2 gene disorder). Tiffany enjoys spending time with her family, being outdoors, and reading.

Karen Hauck, Board Member