David Mains, Director and Co-founder, graduated from Purdue University with a Bachelor of Science in mathematics. He also earned a Master of Science in school administration from Purdue. During his educational career, another 60 credit hours were completed at Notre Dame, Rose Hulman, Indiana Tech, Indiana University and other institutions. David received Indiana Academic All-Star mentoring awards in 1988 and 1990. After 31 years in the public education field, he joined the staff at Heritage Mission in 1999.
Annette Mains, Director and Co-founder, has served as a community leader and volunteer. She has served in most volunteer capacities within the church and served several community organizations. She served as an elected member of the Fort Wayne Community School Board. She is the recipient of a PTA State Life Membership, selected as a recipient of the Outstanding Service to Youth Award by the PTA local Council, and was awarded the Vicki Steffen Memorial Award.
The Mains’ are the parents of two sons and have four grandchildren.