About Your Lake James Association

Lake James Association was formed over fifty years ago “for the purpose of making the Lake James area a better place in which to live…” Today we still strive to protect and improve our lake environment. Our mission statement that was rewritten just a few years ago states: OUR MISSION IS TO AID AND PROMOTE THE ENHANCEMENT AND PRESERVATION OF LAKE RESOURCES, LAND USE, AND SAFE RECREATION OPPORTUNITIES OF THE LAKE. We realize this is a very broad statement but LJA has a broad range of events, activities, projects, and benefits to accomplish. Just to name a few:

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    LJA publishes this wonderful lake directory each spring for a comprehensive list of residents, members, business advertisers, information, entertainment, photos, and even recipes.

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    LJA contracts a solid waste removal firm for lower rates to its members.

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    LJA has an ongoing project with the help of grants from the Indiana Lakes and Rivers Enhancement to identify, diagnose, discover feasibility, and finally construct improvements to the Lake James watershed, especially the Croxton Ditch project.

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    LJA sponsors many activities, holds events, and makes contributions to organizations (such as SCURRT) in the area.

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    LJA encourages safe boating through boating classes, signs, buoys, and hazard flags.

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    Lake James Association tries to keep its members informed through Constant Contact e-mails, newsletters, directory articles, meetings and Facebook. We are always open to suggestions, concerns, and questions. Just talk to your director.

2019 officers
President Frank Baade [email protected] 260-833-1232
Vice-President Karren Snell [email protected] 260-833-6762
Secretary Michelle Armstrong [email protected] 260-316-7800
Treasurer Pam Bell [email protected] 260-833-3873

2019 board of directors
Lone Tree Point Cheryl Kline
Larry Lyman
Joe Willig
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Glen Eyre Beach/Mt. Park Jim Somers [email protected] 260-833-9852
Glen Eden Springs Carol Bruick
Connie Gilman
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Willowdale/Crusoe Point Max Robison [email protected] 260-833-2083
Red Sand Beach Bill Hartsuff [email protected] 260-665-8253
Sowles Bay Carole Seavers [email protected]
GrandView North/Grand View Barb Stukey
Karren Snell
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Venice Estates/Lagoona Park Joe Sweeney [email protected] 260-833-4655
Palty Town East & West Jim Parsell [email protected] 260-833-2460
Potawatomi Acres/Sunny Shores Mike McBride [email protected] 260-833-1853
Whisper Bay/Feick Point Frank Baad [email protected] 260-833-1232
Spring Point/Hickory Point Anne Reitz [email protected] 260-833-6929
South Bay Condos/Pleasant Point Sue Carlin [email protected] 419-633-7054
Bay View/Oak Hill/Rosedale Bruce Hamilton brucehamilton[email protected] 260-312-1312
Old Ford Plat Randy Strebig [email protected] 260-466-3961
Roby Place/Uncle Tom’s Plat Flaim Cupp [email protected] 260-833-4838
Gray’s Landing/Eli’s Point Michelle Armstrong [email protected] 260-316-7800
Phillip’s Bay Estates/The Landings Steve Cygan [email protected] 260-833-3800
Pokagon View Russ Desserich [email protected] 260-833-3368
Lake James Estates East/West Lynn Wernet
Julie Wert
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Kreibaum’s Bay/Pokagon Woods Lynn Wernet [email protected] 260-750-4657
Eagle Island/ Timber Bay Julie Wert [email protected] 260-463-6324

2019 directors at large
Pam Bell [email protected] 260-833-3873
Amy Sharrow [email protected] 260-243-0967
Doug Atkinson [email protected] 260-750-8520

2019 committees and representatives