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

Brian Payne
President and CEO
Jennifer Bartenbach
Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
Kendra Patrick
Executive Administrative Assistant

Community Investment & Philanthropic Services

Ryan Brady
Philanthropic Advisor to the Glick Philanthropies & Director of Stewardship
Alicia J. Collins
Community Collaborations Director
Kelli Baumgarn
Senior Philanthropic Advisor
Andrew Black
Senior Community Investment Officer
Laurie Burns
Community Collaborations & Impact Analyst
Clayton De Fur
Community Investment Officer
Haley Logan
Community Investment Assistant
Marissa Nielsen
Philanthropic Advisor
Diane Schussel
Community Investment Officer
Heather Woock
Philanthropic Advisor


Rob MacPherson
Vice President of Development, CAP®
Mary Stanley
Director of Gift Planning & Legal Affairs, JD, CAP®
Julie Scharlau
Development Associate
Sarah Weaver
Senior Gift Planning Advisor

Opportunity, Equity and Inclusion

Pamela Ross
Vice President of Opportunity, Equity and Inclusion

Marketing & Communications

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

Finance & Operations

Jeanie Andes
Director of Human Resources, SPHR
Armon Curd
Director of Information Technology
Jennifer Schrier
Director of Finance
Anne Carson
Systems Manager
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 of Hamilton County

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

Women's Fund

Jennifer Pope Baker
Executive Director of Women's Fund of Central Indiana
Deanna Duncan
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
Tom Poynter
Maintenance Manager


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