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Indy Chamber Team

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Michael Huber | President & CEO

Michael Huber serves as Indy Chamber President and CEO. In this role, Michael leads the organization’s efforts to serve their near 2,000 member business, providing tools and resources vital to business growth and success. During this time, the Indy Chamber has worked to spearhead the Indianapolis region’s economic development strategy, a comprehensive plan to unite and strengthen the metro economy through collaborative partnerships aimed at boosting innovation and entrepreneurship, developing and attracting top talent, building quality connected places, and promoting Indy’s vibrant and inviting image worldwide.

Michael has previously served as Senior Director of Commercial Enterprise at the Indianapolis Airport Authority, Deputy Mayor of Economic Development for the City of Indianapolis, Deputy Commissioner of the Indiana Department of Administration under former Governor Mitch Daniels, and as a member of the Associate Faculty of the School of Public and Environmental Affairs at Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis. Michael received his MBA from the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University-Bloomington and a BS in Social Policy from Northwestern University in Evanston, IL. Michael serves on the boards of the Arts Council of Indianapolis and Stopover Inc., and is a musician at St. Mary Catholic Church. He and his wife Helen have three children; they live in downtown Indianapolis.

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Vandana Kapur | Chief Financial Officer

Vandana Mathur Kapur is the Chief Financial Officer for the Indy Chamber. In this role, Kapur works with the leadership team in setting the strategy for the Indy Chamber and has responsibility of the financials of all business units including economic development and small business lending. She oversees treasury, purchasing, IT, budgeting and forecasting, and general office management.

One of Kapur’s areas of responsibility is directed toward ensuring financial strength and operating efficiency through appropriate financial strategies, controls, reporting policies and procedures, and management of the Indy Chamber. Kapur provides direct support to the Finance Committee of the Indy Chamber Board as well as serves as the Treasurer of the Indy Chamber Foundation.

Prior to joining the Indy Chamber, Kapur worked in public accounting with PricewaterhouseCoopers, Andersen, and KPMG and was the corporate account manager for a $500 million public company. She is a Board Member of the Girl Scouts of Central Indiana and a member of FEI, Central Indiana. Kapur is a Certified Chartered Accountant from India.

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Mark Fisher | Chief Policy Officer

Mark Fisher serves as the Chief Policy Officer for the Indy Chamber. In this role, Fisher is responsible for the overall public policy direction of the Indy Chamber, while focusing his efforts on economic & community development, transportation, local government and fiscal policy matters.

Prior to joining the Indy Chamber, Fisher served as Director of Engagement and Interim President of Develop Indy as well as various roles within the Indy Chamber’s public policy team.

A native of Bloomington, Indiana, Fisher has a Bachelor’s degree in Sociology, certificate in Business, a minor in Economics from Indiana University-Bloomington and a Master’s of Public Affairs from Indiana University-Indianapolis. Mark lives in Indianapolis with his wife and three sons and stays active in a variety of community-based initiatives including Leadership Indianapolis as well as serving as a member of the board for IndyGo, EmployIndy, Midtown Indy and the Indianapolis LISC office.

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Maureen Donohue Krauss | Chief Economic Development Officer

Maureen Donohue Krauss serves as the first Chief Economic Development Officer at the Indy Chamber, where she oversees Accelerate Indy, a regional economic development plan announced by the Indy Chamber in September of 2016. Building on her distinguished career in economic development, Krauss provides leadership on programs and initiatives encouraging innovation and helping enhance business growth and acceleration.

Prior to joining the Indy Chamber, Krauss served as Vice President of Economic Development and Business Attraction at the Detroit Regional Chamber. She was responsible for strategy, operations and projects of the Chamber’s Business Attraction program, a key part of the Chamber’s economic development program portfolio. Krauss played an integral role in leading a world-class effort to attract talent and investment to Michigan. Krauss joined the Chamber in December 2011 after working in a similar capacity for Oakland County, Michigan for 13 years, often traveling overseas on business attraction missions.

Krauss currently serves on the Board of The International Center of Indiana. She is a graduate of the Leadership Detroit Class of 2009. Krauss has a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science from Albion College and a Master’s Degree in Public Policy from the University of Michigan.

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Julie Grice | Chief Revenue Officer

Julie Grice is the Chief Revenue Officer for the Indy Chamber. In this role, Grice oversees a team of dedicated professionals who are involved in the revenue generating aspect of the Indy Chamber, including Entrepreneur Services, Sales, and Events.

Grice is a member of the Indy Chamber leadership team and actively guides other Indy Chamber programs including the Membership Council, Hispanic Business Council, Business Ownership Initiative, and Central Indiana Women’s Business Council.

A 1987 graduate of Ball State University, Grice received her Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration and went on to receive a Master of Science in Sports Administration from St. Thomas University in Miami, FL, in 1989. She has worked with both for profit and non-profit organizations, and has owned two businesses: Porcelain Place Dental Lab and a sponsorship consulting business.She has two children, Spencer and Shelby.

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Carrie Henderson | Vice President, Entrepreneur Services and President, Business Ownership Initiative
Carrie Henderson, a native Hoosier, serves as a dual role as the Senior Director of Entrepreneur Services for the Indy Chamber and Vice President of Business Ownership Initiative, LLC.

In 2009, Carrie was the founding partner and President of Red Leaf Group, LLC, which acted as an advisor to its clients to help develop valuable opportunities for economic development, growth and profitability. Prior to the formation of Red Leaf Group, Henderson spent 27 years working in venture capital, micro lending, government, public finance, corporate finance, and economic development. Carrie specialized in government procurement, public/private partnerships, contract negotiations, debt/equity structuring, and project management.

Henderson earned her B.S. degree in accounting from Butler University and is also a graduate of the Hoosier Fellow’s program.
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Ian Nicolini | Vice President, Indianapolis Economic Development

Ian Nicolini serves as the Vice President of Indianapolis Economic Development for the Indy Chamber where he oversees a team dedicated to growing Marion County businesses, attracting new business investment, and implementing the Mayor’s vision for economic development. In addition to his work at the Chamber, Ian teaches part time at IUPUI teaching a course in Organization Behavior in the Public Sector and has taught several public management classes since beginning teaching 2012.

Prior to joining the Chamber, Ian was the Town Manager in Speedway, Indiana where he oversaw nearly $200M in economic development projects, was responsible for all public services of the 100th Indianapolis 500 as well as a town of 12,000 residents all while managing a team of 125 employees and a $20M annual budget.

Ian, his wife Collette, and their daughter Evelyn live in Speedway.

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Joe Pellman | Director, Marketing and Communications

Joe Pellman serves as the director of the award-winning Marketing and Communications team of the Indy Chamber, tasked with the management of messaging strategy, content development, public relations, web development and more. Joe has served in many marketing capacities since joining the Indy Chamber staff in 2013.

Prior to his current role, Joe served as the brand manager for Easley Winery, developing point of sale materials and digital assets to promote Easley’s core wine brands. His marketing experience began, however, in the political arena. Through the management of various local and statewide campaigns in Indiana and Ohio, Joe honed his skills for marketing candidates and causes.

Joe holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Toledo in political science. He and his wife Jessica live in Indy’s Meridian Kessler neighborhood and enjoy learning something new about Indy everyday.

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Laura Zeedik | Executive Assistant & Office Manager
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Tonya Varvel | Receptionist & Administrative Assistant
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Eric Christy | Accounts Receivable Coordinator
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Carrie Hardister | Staff Accountant, Accounts Payable
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Sarah Wuestefeld | Controller
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Chris Ajayi | Membership Relations Manager
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Kathy Berry | Member Relations Specialist
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Stephanie Califar | Event Manager
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Jeff Huffman | Corporate Account Manager
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Mike Hylton | Senior Member Relations Manager
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Bryan Kelley | Director of Partnerships
Serving as the Director of Partnerships for the Indy Chamber, Bryan helps members navigate and maximize their engagement and sponsorship opportunities. Bryan also oversees the Indy Chamber's numerous networking and educational events, managing a team of event professionals in the creation, logistics and execution of offsite event opportunities. Bryan is a husband of 15 years and proud father of two great kids.
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Toni Neely | Director of Membership Relations
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Hannah Powell | Top Investor Program Manager
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Crystal Rightor | Membership Relations Manager
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Pam Shreve | Member Sales & Service Coordinator
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Tim Brown | Director of Policy & Legislative Affairs
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Matt Impink | Director, Policy and Civic Engagement
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Emily Hayden | Events Marketing Manager
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Courtney Smallwood | Senior Communications Manager
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Carol Ann Smith | Content Marketing Manager
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Susanna Taft | Strategic Engagement Manager
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Mary Christensen | Loan Underwriter and Portfolio Manager
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Gustavo Escalante | Hispanic Business Council Manager and Asesor Empresarial
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Jeannie Hurley | Operations Coordinator
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Precious Little | Reentry Entrepreneurship Development Initiative (REDi) Program Manager
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Sarah MacInnis | Director of Business Coaching Services
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Neil Metzger | Reentry Entrepreneurship Development Initiative (REDi) Business Coach
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Jackie Troy | Director, Central Indiana Women's Business Center
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Jeff Barnett | Research Director
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Jacob Everett | Senior Director, Economic Development
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Paula Galloway | Manager, Business Development
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Jennifer Pearl | Director, International Programs
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Amy Stansfield | Director of Investor Relations
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Tom Hellmich | Business Retention Program Manager
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Sarah Iglehart | Deputy Director
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Jim Rawlinson | Regulatory and Permitting Ombudsman
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Marlon Webb | Senior Project Manager
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Andrew Everhart | IT Consultant
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Darice Maxie | Regional Business Coach

Leadership Team

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Michael Huber | President & CEO

Michael Huber serves as Indy Chamber President and CEO. In this role, Michael leads the organization’s efforts to serve their near 2,000 member business, providing tools and resources vital to business growth and success. During this time, the Indy Chamber has worked to spearhead the Indianapolis region’s economic development strategy, a comprehensive plan to unite and strengthen the metro economy through collaborative partnerships aimed at boosting innovation and entrepreneurship, developing and attracting top talent, building quality connected places, and promoting Indy’s vibrant and inviting image worldwide.

Michael has previously served as Senior Director of Commercial Enterprise at the Indianapolis Airport Authority, Deputy Mayor of Economic Development for the City of Indianapolis, Deputy Commissioner of the Indiana Department of Administration under former Governor Mitch Daniels, and as a member of the Associate Faculty of the School of Public and Environmental Affairs at Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis. Michael received his MBA from the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University-Bloomington and a BS in Social Policy from Northwestern University in Evanston, IL. Michael serves on the boards of the Arts Council of Indianapolis and Stopover Inc., and is a musician at St. Mary Catholic Church. He and his wife Helen have three children; they live in downtown Indianapolis.

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Vandana Kapur | Chief Financial Officer

Vandana Mathur Kapur is the Chief Financial Officer for the Indy Chamber. In this role, Kapur works with the leadership team in setting the strategy for the Indy Chamber and has responsibility of the financials of all business units including economic development and small business lending. She oversees treasury, purchasing, IT, budgeting and forecasting, and general office management.

One of Kapur’s areas of responsibility is directed toward ensuring financial strength and operating efficiency through appropriate financial strategies, controls, reporting policies and procedures, and management of the Indy Chamber. Kapur provides direct support to the Finance Committee of the Indy Chamber Board as well as serves as the Treasurer of the Indy Chamber Foundation.

Prior to joining the Indy Chamber, Kapur worked in public accounting with PricewaterhouseCoopers, Andersen, and KPMG and was the corporate account manager for a $500 million public company. She is a Board Member of the Girl Scouts of Central Indiana and a member of FEI, Central Indiana. Kapur is a Certified Chartered Accountant from India.

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Mark Fisher | Chief Policy Officer

Mark Fisher serves as the Chief Policy Officer for the Indy Chamber. In this role, Fisher is responsible for the overall public policy direction of the Indy Chamber, while focusing his efforts on economic & community development, transportation, local government and fiscal policy matters.

Prior to joining the Indy Chamber, Fisher served as Director of Engagement and Interim President of Develop Indy as well as various roles within the Indy Chamber’s public policy team.

A native of Bloomington, Indiana, Fisher has a Bachelor’s degree in Sociology, certificate in Business, a minor in Economics from Indiana University-Bloomington and a Master’s of Public Affairs from Indiana University-Indianapolis. Mark lives in Indianapolis with his wife and three sons and stays active in a variety of community-based initiatives including Leadership Indianapolis as well as serving as a member of the board for IndyGo, EmployIndy, Midtown Indy and the Indianapolis LISC office.

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Maureen Donohue Krauss | Chief Economic Development Officer

Maureen Donohue Krauss serves as the first Chief Economic Development Officer at the Indy Chamber, where she oversees Accelerate Indy, a regional economic development plan announced by the Indy Chamber in September of 2016. Building on her distinguished career in economic development, Krauss provides leadership on programs and initiatives encouraging innovation and helping enhance business growth and acceleration.

Prior to joining the Indy Chamber, Krauss served as Vice President of Economic Development and Business Attraction at the Detroit Regional Chamber. She was responsible for strategy, operations and projects of the Chamber’s Business Attraction program, a key part of the Chamber’s economic development program portfolio. Krauss played an integral role in leading a world-class effort to attract talent and investment to Michigan. Krauss joined the Chamber in December 2011 after working in a similar capacity for Oakland County, Michigan for 13 years, often traveling overseas on business attraction missions.

Krauss currently serves on the Board of The International Center of Indiana. She is a graduate of the Leadership Detroit Class of 2009. Krauss has a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science from Albion College and a Master’s Degree in Public Policy from the University of Michigan.

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Julie Grice | Chief Revenue Officer

Julie Grice is the Chief Revenue Officer for the Indy Chamber. In this role, Grice oversees a team of dedicated professionals who are involved in the revenue generating aspect of the Indy Chamber, including Entrepreneur Services, Sales, and Events.

Grice is a member of the Indy Chamber leadership team and actively guides other Indy Chamber programs including the Membership Council, Hispanic Business Council, Business Ownership Initiative, and Central Indiana Women’s Business Council.

A 1987 graduate of Ball State University, Grice received her Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration and went on to receive a Master of Science in Sports Administration from St. Thomas University in Miami, FL, in 1989. She has worked with both for profit and non-profit organizations, and has owned two businesses: Porcelain Place Dental Lab and a sponsorship consulting business.She has two children, Spencer and Shelby.

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Carrie Henderson | Vice President, Entrepreneur Services and President, Business Ownership Initiative
Carrie Henderson, a native Hoosier, serves as a dual role as the Senior Director of Entrepreneur Services for the Indy Chamber and Vice President of Business Ownership Initiative, LLC.

In 2009, Carrie was the founding partner and President of Red Leaf Group, LLC, which acted as an advisor to its clients to help develop valuable opportunities for economic development, growth and profitability. Prior to the formation of Red Leaf Group, Henderson spent 27 years working in venture capital, micro lending, government, public finance, corporate finance, and economic development. Carrie specialized in government procurement, public/private partnerships, contract negotiations, debt/equity structuring, and project management.

Henderson earned her B.S. degree in accounting from Butler University and is also a graduate of the Hoosier Fellow’s program.
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Ian Nicolini | Vice President, Indianapolis Economic Development

Ian Nicolini serves as the Vice President of Indianapolis Economic Development for the Indy Chamber where he oversees a team dedicated to growing Marion County businesses, attracting new business investment, and implementing the Mayor’s vision for economic development. In addition to his work at the Chamber, Ian teaches part time at IUPUI teaching a course in Organization Behavior in the Public Sector and has taught several public management classes since beginning teaching 2012.

Prior to joining the Chamber, Ian was the Town Manager in Speedway, Indiana where he oversaw nearly $200M in economic development projects, was responsible for all public services of the 100th Indianapolis 500 as well as a town of 12,000 residents all while managing a team of 125 employees and a $20M annual budget.

Ian, his wife Collette, and their daughter Evelyn live in Speedway.

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Joe Pellman | Director, Marketing and Communications

Joe Pellman serves as the director of the award-winning Marketing and Communications team of the Indy Chamber, tasked with the management of messaging strategy, content development, public relations, web development and more. Joe has served in many marketing capacities since joining the Indy Chamber staff in 2013.

Prior to his current role, Joe served as the brand manager for Easley Winery, developing point of sale materials and digital assets to promote Easley’s core wine brands. His marketing experience began, however, in the political arena. Through the management of various local and statewide campaigns in Indiana and Ohio, Joe honed his skills for marketing candidates and causes.

Joe holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Toledo in political science. He and his wife Jessica live in Indy’s Meridian Kessler neighborhood and enjoy learning something new about Indy everyday.

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Bryan Kelley | Director of Partnerships
Serving as the Director of Partnerships for the Indy Chamber, Bryan helps members navigate and maximize their engagement and sponsorship opportunities. Bryan also oversees the Indy Chamber's numerous networking and educational events, managing a team of event professionals in the creation, logistics and execution of offsite event opportunities. Bryan is a husband of 15 years and proud father of two great kids.
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Steve Serbin | Vice President of Membership Sales
Steve Serbin serves the Indy Chamber as Vice President of Membership Sales. Steve leads the new member development efforts, helping organizations learn how Chamber membership offers opportunities for relationships, business tools, resources, networking, advertisement, business coaching and mentoring to support their business growth ambitions. Steve has previously held executive sales leadership roles with Culligan International, Aramark, Lee Hecht Harrison and Konica Minolta. Before moving to the Indianapolis area he was an active member of the Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce as well as a Board Member of Junior Achievement of Chicago. Steve received his BS – Business Administration from DePaul University. He and his wife Gina have four children and live in Zionsville and are active volunteers with the little league softball program.

Advocacy Team

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Mark Fisher | Chief Policy Officer

Mark Fisher serves as the Chief Policy Officer for the Indy Chamber. In this role, Fisher is responsible for the overall public policy direction of the Indy Chamber, while focusing his efforts on economic & community development, transportation, local government and fiscal policy matters.

Prior to joining the Indy Chamber, Fisher served as Director of Engagement and Interim President of Develop Indy as well as various roles within the Indy Chamber’s public policy team.

A native of Bloomington, Indiana, Fisher has a Bachelor’s degree in Sociology, certificate in Business, a minor in Economics from Indiana University-Bloomington and a Master’s of Public Affairs from Indiana University-Indianapolis. Mark lives in Indianapolis with his wife and three sons and stays active in a variety of community-based initiatives including Leadership Indianapolis as well as serving as a member of the board for IndyGo, EmployIndy, Midtown Indy and the Indianapolis LISC office.

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Tim Brown | Director of Policy & Legislative Affairs
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Matt Impink | Director, Policy and Civic Engagement
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Lisa Roper | Business Advocacy & In-Kind Sponsorship Manager

Develop Indy

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Ian Nicolini | Vice President, Indianapolis Economic Development

Ian Nicolini serves as the Vice President of Indianapolis Economic Development for the Indy Chamber where he oversees a team dedicated to growing Marion County businesses, attracting new business investment, and implementing the Mayor’s vision for economic development. In addition to his work at the Chamber, Ian teaches part time at IUPUI teaching a course in Organization Behavior in the Public Sector and has taught several public management classes since beginning teaching 2012.

Prior to joining the Chamber, Ian was the Town Manager in Speedway, Indiana where he oversaw nearly $200M in economic development projects, was responsible for all public services of the 100th Indianapolis 500 as well as a town of 12,000 residents all while managing a team of 125 employees and a $20M annual budget.

Ian, his wife Collette, and their daughter Evelyn live in Speedway.

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Tom Hellmich | Business Retention Program Manager
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Sarah Iglehart | Deputy Director
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Jim Rawlinson | Regulatory and Permitting Ombudsman
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Marlon Webb | Senior Project Manager

Entrepreneur Services Team

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Carrie Henderson | Vice President, Entrepreneur Services and President, Business Ownership Initiative
Carrie Henderson, a native Hoosier, serves as a dual role as the Senior Director of Entrepreneur Services for the Indy Chamber and Vice President of Business Ownership Initiative, LLC.

In 2009, Carrie was the founding partner and President of Red Leaf Group, LLC, which acted as an advisor to its clients to help develop valuable opportunities for economic development, growth and profitability. Prior to the formation of Red Leaf Group, Henderson spent 27 years working in venture capital, micro lending, government, public finance, corporate finance, and economic development. Carrie specialized in government procurement, public/private partnerships, contract negotiations, debt/equity structuring, and project management.

Henderson earned her B.S. degree in accounting from Butler University and is also a graduate of the Hoosier Fellow’s program.
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Mary Christensen | Loan Underwriter and Portfolio Manager
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Gustavo Escalante | Hispanic Business Council Manager and Asesor Empresarial
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Jeannie Hurley | Operations Coordinator
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Precious Little | Reentry Entrepreneurship Development Initiative (REDi) Program Manager
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Sarah MacInnis | Director of Business Coaching Services
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Neil Metzger | Reentry Entrepreneurship Development Initiative (REDi) Business Coach
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Jackie Troy | Director, Central Indiana Women's Business Center
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Darice Maxie | Regional Business Coach

Finance Team

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Vandana Kapur | Chief Financial Officer

Vandana Mathur Kapur is the Chief Financial Officer for the Indy Chamber. In this role, Kapur works with the leadership team in setting the strategy for the Indy Chamber and has responsibility of the financials of all business units including economic development and small business lending. She oversees treasury, purchasing, IT, budgeting and forecasting, and general office management.

One of Kapur’s areas of responsibility is directed toward ensuring financial strength and operating efficiency through appropriate financial strategies, controls, reporting policies and procedures, and management of the Indy Chamber. Kapur provides direct support to the Finance Committee of the Indy Chamber Board as well as serves as the Treasurer of the Indy Chamber Foundation.

Prior to joining the Indy Chamber, Kapur worked in public accounting with PricewaterhouseCoopers, Andersen, and KPMG and was the corporate account manager for a $500 million public company. She is a Board Member of the Girl Scouts of Central Indiana and a member of FEI, Central Indiana. Kapur is a Certified Chartered Accountant from India.

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Eric Christy | Accounts Receivable Coordinator
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Carrie Hardister | Staff Accountant, Accounts Payable
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Sarah Wuestefeld | Controller

Indy Partnership

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Maureen Donohue Krauss | Chief Economic Development Officer

Maureen Donohue Krauss serves as the first Chief Economic Development Officer at the Indy Chamber, where she oversees Accelerate Indy, a regional economic development plan announced by the Indy Chamber in September of 2016. Building on her distinguished career in economic development, Krauss provides leadership on programs and initiatives encouraging innovation and helping enhance business growth and acceleration.

Prior to joining the Indy Chamber, Krauss served as Vice President of Economic Development and Business Attraction at the Detroit Regional Chamber. She was responsible for strategy, operations and projects of the Chamber’s Business Attraction program, a key part of the Chamber’s economic development program portfolio. Krauss played an integral role in leading a world-class effort to attract talent and investment to Michigan. Krauss joined the Chamber in December 2011 after working in a similar capacity for Oakland County, Michigan for 13 years, often traveling overseas on business attraction missions.

Krauss currently serves on the Board of The International Center of Indiana. She is a graduate of the Leadership Detroit Class of 2009. Krauss has a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science from Albion College and a Master’s Degree in Public Policy from the University of Michigan.

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Jeff Barnett | Research Director
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Jacob Everett | Senior Director, Economic Development
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Paula Galloway | Manager, Business Development
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Jennifer Pearl | Director, International Programs
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Amy Stansfield | Director of Investor Relations

Marketing & Communications Team

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Joe Pellman | Director, Marketing and Communications

Joe Pellman serves as the director of the award-winning Marketing and Communications team of the Indy Chamber, tasked with the management of messaging strategy, content development, public relations, web development and more. Joe has served in many marketing capacities since joining the Indy Chamber staff in 2013.

Prior to his current role, Joe served as the brand manager for Easley Winery, developing point of sale materials and digital assets to promote Easley’s core wine brands. His marketing experience began, however, in the political arena. Through the management of various local and statewide campaigns in Indiana and Ohio, Joe honed his skills for marketing candidates and causes.

Joe holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Toledo in political science. He and his wife Jessica live in Indy’s Meridian Kessler neighborhood and enjoy learning something new about Indy everyday.

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Emily Hayden | Events Marketing Manager
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Courtney Smallwood | Senior Communications Manager
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Carol Ann Smith | Content Marketing Manager
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Susanna Taft | Strategic Engagement Manager

Sales, Events, and Member Services

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Julie Grice | Chief Revenue Officer

Julie Grice is the Chief Revenue Officer for the Indy Chamber. In this role, Grice oversees a team of dedicated professionals who are involved in the revenue generating aspect of the Indy Chamber, including Entrepreneur Services, Sales, and Events.

Grice is a member of the Indy Chamber leadership team and actively guides other Indy Chamber programs including the Membership Council, Hispanic Business Council, Business Ownership Initiative, and Central Indiana Women’s Business Council.

A 1987 graduate of Ball State University, Grice received her Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration and went on to receive a Master of Science in Sports Administration from St. Thomas University in Miami, FL, in 1989. She has worked with both for profit and non-profit organizations, and has owned two businesses: Porcelain Place Dental Lab and a sponsorship consulting business.She has two children, Spencer and Shelby.

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Chris Ajayi | Membership Relations Manager
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Kathy Berry | Member Relations Specialist
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Stephanie Califar | Event Manager
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Jeff Huffman | Corporate Account Manager
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Mike Hylton | Senior Member Relations Manager
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Bryan Kelley | Director of Partnerships
Serving as the Director of Partnerships for the Indy Chamber, Bryan helps members navigate and maximize their engagement and sponsorship opportunities. Bryan also oversees the Indy Chamber's numerous networking and educational events, managing a team of event professionals in the creation, logistics and execution of offsite event opportunities. Bryan is a husband of 15 years and proud father of two great kids.
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Toni Neely | Director of Membership Relations
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Hannah Powell | Top Investor Program Manager
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Crystal Rightor | Membership Relations Manager
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Pam Shreve | Member Sales & Service Coordinator
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Lisa Roper | Business Advocacy & In-Kind Sponsorship Manager
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Amy Stansfield | Director of Investor Relations
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Steve Serbin | Vice President of Membership Sales
Steve Serbin serves the Indy Chamber as Vice President of Membership Sales. Steve leads the new member development efforts, helping organizations learn how Chamber membership offers opportunities for relationships, business tools, resources, networking, advertisement, business coaching and mentoring to support their business growth ambitions. Steve has previously held executive sales leadership roles with Culligan International, Aramark, Lee Hecht Harrison and Konica Minolta. Before moving to the Indianapolis area he was an active member of the Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce as well as a Board Member of Junior Achievement of Chicago. Steve received his BS – Business Administration from DePaul University. He and his wife Gina have four children and live in Zionsville and are active volunteers with the little league softball program.

Board of Directors

Steve Alonso | Fifth Third Bank
Gerry Bailey | iLAB, LLC
Joe Barnette
David Barrett | Gene B. Glick Co., Inc.
Tom Bedsole | Frost Brown Todd LLC
Jerry Bepko | IU Robert H. McKinney School of Law
Jim Birge | Faegre Baker Daniels
Mary Boelke | Deloitte LLP
Mike Bosway | Stifel Nicolaus & Company
Gary Brackett | Stacked Pickle
Mark Bradford | Old National Bank
Bryan Brenner | FirstPerson
Ken Britt | Marian University
Doug Brown | Bose Public Affairs Group LLC / Bose McKinney & Evans LLP
Cal Burleson | Indianapolis Indians Baseball Club
Jim Callaghan | Franciscan Health
Mike Canada | EnerDel, Inc.
Moira Carlstedt | Indianapolis Neighborhood Housing Partnership
Leslie Carter-Prall | Regions Bank
Carole Casto | Cummins Inc.
Kevin Church | UPS
Lynne Churchill | Miles Printing Corporation
Enrique Conterno | Eli Lilly & Company
John Corbin | Huntington National Bank
Steve Corbitt | CorGroup, LLC
Bill Corley
Carol D’Amico | Strada Education Network
Tom Dapp | Gradex, Inc.
Jim Dora, Jr. | General Hotels Corporation
Billie Dragoo-Garcia | RepuCare, Inc.
Ben Evans | OurHealth
Bernard Franklin | NCAA
Rick Fuson | Pacers Sports & Entertainment
Charlie Garcia | C. Garcia and Associates
Troy Gilstorf | BKD, LLP
Dave Griffiths
Gretchen Gutman | Cook Group
Jeff Harrison | Citizens Energy Group
Anne Hathaway | Hathaway Strategies
Sarah Hempstead | Schmidt Associates
Jonathan Hess | Browning Day Mullins Dierdorf Architects
Rob Hillman | Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield
John Hirschman | Browning
Leonard Hoops | Visit Indy
Carlie Irsay-Gordon | The Indianapolis Colts
Joyce Irwin | Community Health Network Foundation
Ken Isley | Dow AgroSciences LLC
Phil Kenney | F.A. Wilhelm Construction Co., Inc.
Mark Kugar | BMO Harris Bank
Cathy Langham | Langham Logistics, Inc.
Kathy Lee | Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana
Jason Leet | Salesforce
David Lewis | AT&T
Joe Loftus | Barnes & Thornburg LLP
Ryan Marques | Lewis Kappes, P.C.
Don Marsh
Susan Matthews | Borshoff
Morrie Maurer | The National Bank of Indianapolis
Kristin Mays-Corbitt | Mays Chemical Co., Inc.
Toby McClamroch | Bingham Greenebaum Doll LLP
Bob McKinney
Boris Meditch
Allison Melangton | Hulman Mortorsports Corp
Bud Melton | Retired - First Indiana Bank
Russell Menyhart | Partner
Jamie Merisotis | Lumina Foundation
Tom Minar | Franklin College
Charlie Miraglia | Indiana Blood Center
Chris Molloy | University of Indianapolis
Jackie Morales | Morales Group
Doran Moreland | Ivy Tech Community College
Dennis Murphy | Indiana University Health
Ann Murtlow | United Way of Central Indiana
John Mutz
Bill Neale | Krieg DeVault LLP
John Neighbours | AmeriQual Holdings Group
Dave Nielson | The Kroger Company
Jackie Nytes | Indianapolis Public Library
Al Oak | Cripe
Mary Beth Oakes | Business Furniture LLC and Choreo LL
Tom O’Neil | OfficeWorks
Myles O’Neill | Eli Lilly & Company
Ersal Ozdemir | Keystone Construction Corp.
Andy Paine
Bob Palmer
Nasser Paydar | Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis
Brian Payne | Central Indiana Community Foundation
Ron Pearson | Pearson, Pearson and Pearson Creative Services
Todd Pedersen | Genesys
Mamon Powers | Powers & Sons Construction Company, Inc.
Melissa Proffitt | Ice Miller, LLP
Patty Prosser | OI Career Consultants
Aaron Reitz | KeyBank
David Resnick | Katz, Sapper & Miller
Joel Reuter | Rolls-Royce
Bob Reynolds | Barnes & Thornburg LLP
Rick Rhodes | Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Mario Rodriguez | Indianapolis Airport Authority
Paul Rothwell | Onebridge
Sallie Rowland | Retired - Rowland Design, Inc.
Rafael Sanchez | Indianapolis Power and Light Company
Steve Schenck | Merrill Lynch - The McCaw/Schenck Group
Lisa Schlehuber | Elements Financial
Gene Sease | Sease, Gerig & Associates
David Sease | Sease, Gerig & Associates
Jerry Semler | Retired - OneAmerica Financial Partners, Inc
Yvonne Shaheen
Al Smith | JP Morgan Chase
Melissa St. John | Relcoation Strategies
Steve Standifird | Butler University
Steve Stitle | SmithAmundsen LLC
Connie Stuart | PNC Financial Services Group
Brian Sullivan | Shiel Sexton Company, Inc.
Don Tanselle | Sease, Gerig & Associates
Phil Terry | Monarch Beverage Co., Inc.
John Thompson | First Electric Supply Company
Ryan Vaughn | Indiana Sports Corp.
Frank Walker | Walker Information, Inc.
Steve Walker | Walker Information, Inc.
Erica Wehrmeister | St. Vincent Indianapolis Hospital
Bob Whitt | Sun King Brewery
Amanda Williams | FedEx
Jean Wojtowicz | Cambridge Capital Management Corp.
Ace Yakey | Lilly Endowment Inc.
Chris Yeakey | Cushman & Wakefield
Raul Zavaleta | Cogent Professionals
Gene Zink | Strategic Capital Partners LLC

Executive Committee

Mr. Brian Sullivan
Ms. Connie Bond Stuart
Mr. Rafael Sanchez
Ms. Lisa Schlehuber
Steve Alonso | Fifth Third Bank
Jim Birge | Faegre Baker Daniels
Doug Brown | Bose Public Affairs Group LLC / Bose McKinney & Evans LLP
Carole Casto | Cummins Inc.
Rick Fuson | Pacers Sports & Entertainment
Gretchen Gutman | Cook Group
Jeff Harrison | Citizens Energy Group
Sarah Hempstead | Schmidt Associates
Joyce Irwin | Community Health Network Foundation
Kathy Lee | Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana
Joe Loftus | Barnes & Thornburg LLP
Ryan Marques | Lewis Kappes, P.C.
Dennis Murphy | Indiana University Health
Bill Neale | Krieg DeVault LLP
Myles O’Neill | Eli Lilly & Company
Ersal Ozdemir | Keystone Construction Corporation
Brian Payne | Central Indiana Community Foundation
Melissa Proffitt | Ice Miller, LLP
Patty Prosser | OI Career Consultants
Rick Rhodes | Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Rafael Sanchez | Indianapolis Power and Light Company
Lisa Schlehuber | Elements Financial
Al Smith | Chase
Connie Stuart | PNC Financial Services Group
Brian Sullivan | Shiel Sexton Company, Inc.

Business Advocacy Committee

Doug Brown | Bose Public Affairs Group LLC / Bose McKinney & Evans LLP
Rick Cockrum | Capitol Assets LLC
David Corbitt | Krieg DeVault LLP
Jim Dora | General Hotels Corporation
Robert Enlow | Friedman Foundation for Educational Choice
Chip Garver | Faegre Baker Daniels LLP
Tim Jeffers | CSO Architects
David Lewis | AT&T
Fred Mills | Indianapolis Power and Light Company
Melissa* Proffitt | Ice Miller LLP
Paul Okeson | Garmong
Chris Pryor | MIBOR
Edward Sagebiel | Eli Lilly & Company
Wayne Schmidt | Schmidt Architects
Jasmin Shaheed-Young | Keystone Construction Corp.
Patrick Tamm | Indiana Restaurant and Lodging Association
John Willey | 19th Star State Solutions, LLC
Heather Willey | Barnes & Thornburg LLP
Jeff Willman | Citizens Energy Group
Melissa Proffitt | Chair
Mark Fisher | Treasurer (Non-Voting)
Michael Huber | IndyChamber
Angela Smith Jones | IndyChamber
Connie Bond Stuart | PNC Bank
Matt Impink | Director of Policy and Civic Engagement
Tim Brown | Director of Public Policy & Legislative Affairs
Lisa Roper | Business Advocacy Manager

Business Ownership Initiative

Michell Jackson
BJ Brinkerhoff
Lynne Churchill
Tasha Phelps
Fiorella Gambetta-Gibson
Meredith Moynahan
Debra Hallberg
Carrie Hanni
Pavan Inabathini
George Pillow
Bill Bower
Beatrice Cork
Jason Andrews

Education Workforce Committee

Steve Alonso | Fifth Third Bank
Howard Bates | Work Here
Gerry Bailey | iLab
Michele Boyd | M2 Strategies
Kim Brand | 1st Maker Space
Kenith Brit | Marian University
Angie Carr Klitzsch | Employ Indy
Dan Corsaro | Ernst & Young
Claudia Cummings | Conexus Indiana
Carol D’Amico | USA Funds
Marty Delezan | Arthur J. Gallagher
David Dimmett | PLTW Curriculum
Dave Dresslar | University of Indianapolis
Kevin Eikenberry | The Kevin Eikenberry Group
Joyce Irwin | Community Health
Marlin Jackson | Fight for Life Foundation
Gregg Keesling | Recycle Force
Kathy Lee | Ivy Tech
Holly McKiernan | Lumina Foundation
Marie Mackintosh | Employ Indy
Tony Mason | Indianapolis Urban League, Inc.
Jon Nolan | Nolan Security
Mary Beth Oaks | Business Furniture
Lise Pace | Bosma Enterprises
Stacie Porter-Bilger | Proof Digital
Terry Quinn | Aon Coorporation
David Shane
Stephanie Stockett | IU Health
Dennis Wimer | Butler Univeristy
Mark Fisher
Lisa Roper
Matt Impink
Tim Brown
Malika Graham
Michael Huber

Local Government Fiscal Policy Committee

Thomas Bedsole | Frost Brown Todd LLC
Francesca Brady | VOX Global
Doug Brown | Bose McKinney & Evans LLP
Cal Burleson | Indianapolis Indians Baseball Club
Timothy Cook | JumpStart Point of Arrival, LLC
Brent Crum | MSKTD & Associates
Ben Evans | OurHealth
Bob Gallant | Browning Investments
Chip Garver | Faegre Baker Daniels
Mike Grubb | Cripe Architects + Engineers
Gretchen Gutman | Cook Group Incorporated
George Hughes | Mays Chemical Co., Inc.
Tom John | Ice Miller
Debra Kunce | CORE Planning Strategies
David Lewis | AT&T
Jeffrey Line | Denison Parking, Inc.
Joseph Loftus | Barnes & Thornburg LLP
Toby McClamroch | Bingham Greenebaum Doll LLP
Fred Mills | Indianapolis Power & Light Co
Carl Mills | Fifth Third Bank
Jon Owens | Cushman & Wakefield
Steve Schenck | Mr. Steven J Schenck
Jeremiah Shirk | Showpiece Solutions LLC
Michael Solari | Short Strategy Group, Inc.
Angie Steeno | Crowe Horwath LLP

Transportation, Infrastructure and Environmental Council

Melanie Barnes | Crawford, Murphy & Tilly, Incorporated
Zach Churney | Metropolitan Indianapolis Board of Realtors
Michael Cline | Beam Longest & Neff, LLC
Thomas Dapp | Gradex, Inc.
Hal Darring | Global Parking System, Inc.
Greg Fennig | IPL
Chris Gale | HNTB Indiana, Inc.
Pamela Griesemer | Keramida
Tom Hanley | Nine13sports
Sarah Hempstead | Schmidt Associates
Brian Henning | Old National Bank
Dan King | Frost Brown Todd LLC
Richard Kraft | Patriot Engineering and Environmental, Inc.
Luke Leising | Guidon Design Inc.
Joel Markland | BCA Environmental Consultants, LLC
Ambre Marr | AARP Indiana
Russell Menyhart | Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP
John Neighbours | Faegre Baker Daniels
Al Oak | Cripe
Curtis Popp | Citizens Energy Group
Jennifer Pyrz | HNTB Indiana, Inc.
Dawn Replogle | CHA Companies
Jason Richmond | Irving Materials Group, Inc. Group of Companies
Elsie Rivera Palabrica | Eli Lilly and Company
Mario Rodriguez | Indianapolis Airport Authority
Tom Schneider | Alpha Tau Omega Fraternity
Travis Severson | First Merchants Bank/PRMIC
Meg Storrow | Storrow Kinsella Associates
Shelby Swangos | WSP USA
Michael Terry | IndyGo
Jeffery Watkins | Environmental Service Associates, LLC
Debbie Wilson | Engaging Solutions, LLC