Staff and Consultants

Staff and Consultants

Indianapolis

Administrative Assistant
Indianapolis

Alisha is an administrative assistant at the Indianapolis Center for Congregations. She obtained her undergraduate degree in organizational…

Director of Resource Grants and Resource Consulting
Indianapolis

Kara is the Center's director of resource grants and resource consulting, as well as a resource consultant to congregations. She previously served…

Database Administrator
Indianapolis

Catharine organizes the Center's library and resource files, and develops and maintains the Center's database system. This system is an essential…

Executive Assistant
Indianapolis

Jerri Kinder provides administrative support for the Indianapolis Center.  She is the grants program clerk, providing support for both the…

Communications Coordinator
Indianapolis

Jane specializes in communications at the Center. She is the webmaster for the Center's website, as well as the Congregational Resource Guide site…

Finance Director
Indianapolis

Beth is the Center’s finance director and a resource consultant to congregations. Before joining the Center, Beth held various accounting and…

Associate Director for Evaluation
Indianapolis

Kelly designs and directs evaluation processes for grants, resource consulting, and educational programs at the Center for Congregations. Kelly…

President
Indianapolis

Tim is the Indianapolis Center's president. He began serving the Center in 2003 after 18 years in pastoral ministry. For 14 years, Tim served…

Director, Information Technology and The CRG
Indianapolis

Aaron directs the Center’s information and technology initiatives, including the

Director of the Evaluation & Communication Project
Indianapolis

Susan coordinates the evaluation processes for Lilly Endowment Inc.'s Religion Division. She spent several years as the Indianapolis Center for…

Associate Director for Resources
Indianapolis

Kate White manages educational resources from the Center’s Indianapolis office. From articles to trainings and consultants, Kate works with Center…

Contract Consultant
Indianapolis

Terrance serves as a resource consultant for Indiana congregations. He is licensed with subsequent ordination from Pentecostal Churches of the…

Contract Consultant
Indianapolis

Marie serves as a resource consultant for Indiana congregations. She is a Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) pastor who has served…

CRG Consultant
Indianapolis

Doug Hanner is a consultant with the Center's Congregational Resource Guide (CRG). He served many years as a resource consultant and southeast…

CMG Consultant
Indianapolis

Katie Lindberg is a consultant for the Community Ministry Grants program. Former director of the northwest Center for Congregations in Crown Point…

Contract Consultant
Indianapolis

Sherri serves as a resource consultant for central Indiana congregations.  She is a deacon at Progressive Baptist Church in Indianapolis and a…

Intern
Indianapolis

Allison Zwickl  is an intern for the Center for Congregations’ Indianapolis office. She assists in technology support and updating of the Center’s…

Northeast - Fort Wayne

Northeast Administrative Assistant
Northeast - Fort Wayne office

Eunita has provided administrative support for the northeast Center since 2006. She enjoys welcoming, providing hospitality and interacting with…

Northeast Director and Education Director
Northeast - Fort Wayne office

Matt Burke is the director of the Northeast Center for Congregations in Fort Wayne and serves as the Center's Education Director statewide. Matt…

Contract Consultant
Northeast - Fort Wayne office

Jon serves as a resource consultant for northeast Indiana congregations. He is a chaplain at Parkview Regional Medical Center, a consultant, and…

Northwest - Crown Point

Northwest Director
Northwest - Crown Point office

McKenzie Scott Lewis is the director of the Center's northwest office in Crown Point and serves congregations in the northwest portion of the…

Northwest Administrative Assistant
Northwest - Crown Point office

Rose Villarruel is the administrative assistant for the Northwest Center for Congregations.  Her administrative background is in tax sales and…

Contract Consultant
Northwest - Crown Point office

Jessica serves as a resource consultant for northwest Indiana congregations. A minister in the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), she has served as an…

Southeast - Seymour

Southeast Administrative Assistant
Southeast - Seymour office

Carol Delph is the administrative assistant at the Southeast Center for Congregations. She comes to the Center having transitioned from a career…

Southeast Director
Southeast - Seymour office

Shellie is the director of the southeast office in Seymour, serving southeast Indiana congregations. She is an American Baptist pastor who served…

Southwest - Evansville

Southwest Administrative Assistant
Southwest - Evansville office

Sofia Cook is the administrative assistant for the Southwest Center. She has worked in service and support positions in different industries,…

Southwest Director and Director of Major Grant Initiatives
Southwest - Evansville office

Wendy McCormick is the director of the Southwest Center for Congregations in Evansville, as well as major grant initiatives operations. She is a…

Board

Board Chair
Board of Directors

Katie Patterson has served on the Center Board since 2007, and is the current Board chair. She brings to that position a broad base of leadership…

Board Member
Board of Directors

Lant B. Davis is the pastor of Mountain Brook Presbyterian Church in Birmingham, Alabama. From 2005 until 2016, he served as pastor of Central…

Board Member
Board of Directors

Rev. Dr. Richard L. "Dick" Hamm served as a minister of congregations for 23 years, as regional minister of the Disciples of Christ in Tennessee,…

Board Member
Board of Directors

Bill Kincaid serves as the interim president and the Herald B. Monroe Associate Professor of Leadership and Ministry Studies at Christian…

Board Member
Board of Directors
Board Member
Board of Directors

The Rev. Dr. Alton B. Pollard III is Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary’s tenth president. A scholar, author, consultant and speaker on…