Vision. Dedication. Passion. These are the words that define the individuals who make up the CICF team. Together, they’re working every day to support philanthropy and provide leadership to make Central Indiana a better place. To learn more about a CICF staff member, click on their photograph.

Executive Office & Administration

Brian Payne
President and CEO
Jennifer Bartenbach
Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
Pamela Ross
Vice President of Opportunity, Equity and Inclusion
Jeanie Andes
Director of Human Resources, SPHR
Kendra Patrick
Executive Administrative Assistant

Development & Philanthropic Services

Rob MacPherson
Vice President of Development & Philanthropic Services, CAP®
Mary Stanley
Director of Gift Planning & Legal Affairs, JD, CAP®
Ruthie Purcell-Jones
Director of Philanthropic Services
Kelli Baumgarn
Senior Philanthropic Advisor
Ryan Brady
Philanthropic Advisor to the Glick Philanthropies & Director of Stewardship
Anne Carson
Development Systems Manager
Marissa Nielsen
Philanthropic Advisor
Julie Scharlau
Development Associate
Sarah Weaver
Senior Gift Planning Advisor
Heather Woock
Philanthropic Advisor

Community Investment

Liz Tate
Vice President for Community Investment
Alicia J. Collins
Community Collaborations Director
Andrew Black
Senior Community Investment Officer
Laurie Burns
Community Collaborations & Impact Analyst
Clayton De Fur
Community Investment Officer
Haley Logan
Community Investment Assistant
Diane Schussel
Community Investment Officer

Marketing & Communications

Tamara Winfrey-Harris
Vice President of Marketing and Communications
Sarah Cowart
Communications Manager
Ben Snyder
Marketing Manager

Finance & Operations

Armon Curd
Director of Information Technology
Jennifer Schrier
Director of Finance & Systems
Cathy Davis
Senior Accountant
Brenda Delaney
Mary Johnson
Grant Process Coordinator
Cindie Logan
Operations Associate
Lynn Weatherly
Operations Associate
Julie Wright
Grant Process Coordinator

Legacy Fund

Tom Kilian Jr.
Legacy Fund President
Mackenzie Poole
Legacy Fund Coordinator
Brittany Rayburn
Legacy Fund Director of Development
Shanna Young
Legacy Fund Community Investment Officer

Women's Fund

Jennifer Pope Baker
Executive Director of Women's Fund of Central Indiana
Deanna Gonzales
Women’s Fund Development & Marketing Officer
Gerri Pagach
Women's Fund Executive Assistant
Shelley Raper
Director of Development for Women’s Fund

Facilities & Maintenance

Greg Hooten
Facilities Director


Julie Koegel
Central Indiana Community Foundation & Women's Fund
LaTasha Sturdivant
The Indianapolis Foundation Library Fund
Wendy McNamar
Central Indiana Community Foundation & Women's Fund
Alphons Van Adrichem
Central Indiana Community Foundation