The eldest grandchild of Erie Sauder, Debbie David is the President & CEO of Sauder Village. In 2002, Debbie accepted the position of Executive Director to carry on the traditions and dreams of her grandpa and her mother, Carolyn Sauder. Now serving as President & CEO, Debbie continues to guide the leadership team at Sauder Village. Debbie has worked with her team to establish a Master Plan that serves as a roadmap to ensure Sauder Village continues to be a vibrant place for the future. Debbie has overseen the development of Natives & Newcomers, Little Pioneers Homestead, the Heritage Inn and Campground Expansion, Erie Express Train, Pioneer Settlement and the 1920s Grime Homestead. Debbie’s foresight and vision has continued to keep Erie’s dreams for Sauder Village alive.