Our People

Our team is what sets us apart. Below, you will find a list of some of the people who guide our organization and help make our work possible.

Leadership Team

Wade Wingler

President and CEO

Jan Bowman

Director, Human Resources

Danny Bray

Senior Director, Employment Services & Eastern Indiana

Molly Cleek

Director, Early Intervention Services

Tara Conley

Executive Assistant

DaJour Crawford

Director, Community Living

Rita Davis

Senior Director, Communications & Marketing

Aisha Evans

Director, Adult Day Services

Diane Gann

Director, Center for Family Leadership, Camps & Respite

Erin Hardwick

Director, Business Process Improvement

Chad Linn

Vice President of Compliance & Operations

Delaina Lipsey

Assistant Vice President of Programs

Judy Tidwell

Vice President and CFO

Kendel Tilton

Director, Moving Forward Career Center

Nicholas Yehl

Director, Therapy Services

Board of Directors

Jenna Barnett

Board Chair
Pure Development

Andrew Appel

Gregory & Appel Insurance

Jason Thompson

Sponsel CPA Group, LLC

Arvie J. Anderson

Eli Lilly and Company

Mark E. Bruin

The National Bank of Indianapolis

Matthew Charles


Tori Ehlerding

Noble Auxiliary President
Westlund Concepts

Dana Foreman

Blueprint Marketing Group

Darlene Fox

Corteva Agriscience

James Jones

Henry Schein Dental

Marissa Manlove

The 24 Group

Sara McClain

Immediate Past Auxiliary President

Jim McWilliams

K & W Equipment Company

Terri Miller, Ph.D.

Collaborative Works, LLC

Allison Osler

Eli Lilly and Company

Bruce Schnaith

Retired, EasterSeals Crossroads

Neil Thatcher

Corteva Agriscience

Mark Vonderheit

MHS Indiana

William Wales

Immediate Past Chair
Barnes & Thornburg LLP

Sarah Wareham, PhD

University of Indianapolis

Fred Winters

Broad Ripple Sertoma Club
Retired, Eli Lilly and Company

Advisory Board

Daniel C. Appel

Gregory & Appel

Honorable Billie Breaux

Retired, Marion County Auditor

Ned Campbell

Zotec Partners

William Carmichael

American Surety Co.

Patricia W. Cleveland

Parent and Community Volunteer

Louis Daugherty

Fiduciary Advisory Services, LLC

Marty Davenport


Honorable Kathy Davis

Davis Design Group

Jeffrey Holley


Jerry R. Jones

Community Volunteer

John R. Kirkwood, Esq.

Faegre Baker Daniels

W. Scott Montross

Montross Miller Muller Mendelson & Kennedy

Russell B. Pulliam

The Indianapolis Star

Philip B. Roby

The National Bank of Indianapolis

Donna Susens

Huntington Mortgage Group

Tracie Wells


Bill Yoerger

Retired, OneAmerica

Honorary Lifetime Board Members

Bryan M. Hadin

Retired, Carson’s

James Irsay

Indianapolis Colts, Inc.