Festival Officials

2022 Grand Marshal:
Wendell Weimer

Wendell Weimer joined the Christmas in Springboro committee in 2000, where he coordinated the opening ceremonies while representing South Dayton Church of Christ. In 2001, Wendell was elected as co-chairman of the festival, a position that would formally become the festival’s President in 2011. Wendell served as President for 20 years, officially retiring after the 2021 season. While he was president, Wendell saw the festival grow to what it is today. He has left his mark on this 3-day hometown event in more ways than many realize. His grandchildren, Jonah and Piper Weimer, will accompany him in the parade. 

Four elected offices, each serving a 2-year term, for the Springboro Christmas Festival committee: President, Vice-President,
Treasurer, and Secretary.

President Gavin Peters
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    Full time owner/operator of his security business, GHP Services. He was born and raised in Springboro and year after year dedicated countless hours to making sure our festival runs smoothly. He has volunteered on the Springboro Christmas Festival committee for over 30 years!

Vice-President Jared Weimer
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    From West Chester, Ohio and currently live in Lebanon, Ohio. Jared has volunteered on the committee since 2015. He is Active Duty for the Ohio Army National Guard currently completing his 19th year in uniform.

Treasurer Yolanda Oster
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    Raised in the Springboro/Lebanon communities since she was 5 years old. She has a background and degree in Hospitality Management working her side business as an Event Planner for the last 5 years in conjunction with her career position as a Project Manager. She has volunteered on the festival committee for the last 3 years.

Secretary Wendy Kull

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