Staff and Board

Staff

Our staff are dedicated professionals who are passionate about serving immigrant and refugee populations. They are committed to making Indianapolis a welcoming, inclusive city for community residents, old and new.

 

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Executive Director
Email
(317) 808-2340
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Natural Helper
Program Coordinator
Email
(317) 969-7455
FranciscoRuizFrancisco Ruiz
Hispanic-Latino Outreach
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Administrative Assistant
Email
(317) 808-2326

 

 

Board of Directors

The Board of Directors helps guide the Immigrant Welcome Center. Many work with or represent immigrants and refugees, and all have a deep commitment to community service and social justice.

Karen L. Friss
President
Eli Lilly & Company (Retired)
Christopher P. Felts
Vice President
Barnes & Thornburg
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David Sklar
Secretary
Jewish Community Relations Council
Rick Miller
Treasurer
E.D. Bullard Company CEO (Retired)

Janet D. Arnold
Visit Indy

Neelay K. Bhatt
PROS Consulting Inc.

Donald Braid, Ph.D.
Butler University Center for Citizenship and Community

Helene Cross
Fairbanks, Retired

Jackie Nytes
Indianapolis Public Library

Amy Minick Peterson, IWC Founder

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Maria Pimentel-Gannon
Independent Consultant and Trainer

Mario Rodriguez
Indianapolis Airport Authority

Shelley A. Stewart
Cummins Inc.