The Journey is pleased and honored to announce the 30 distinguished Indiana leaders in the field of youth development who have been nominated and selected to be the seventeenth class of The Executive Journey Fellowship.
(download a printable list here: 2020 Announcement of Executive Fellows)
Executive Director, East Central Indiana CASA, Inc.
Case Coordinator, Monroe County Court Appointed Special Advocates
Director of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Bartholomew County, Foundation for Youth
Supervising Deputy Prosecuting Attorney, Lake County Prosecutor’s Office, Juvenile Division
Vice President of Operations, Youth First, Inc.
Unit Director, Boys & Girls Club of Ft. Wayne
Assistant Profession, IU School of Social Work, Indiana University Northwest
Regional Coalition Coordinator, Indiana Youth Services Association
Area Director, Boys & Girls Clubs of Elkhart County
Director, Early Learning Indiana
Assistant Director of Social, Emotional and Behavioral Wellness, Indiana Department of Education
Assistant Deputy Director, Field Operations, Indiana Department of Child Services
Trauma Counselor, Legacy House
Chief Executive Officer, LifeSmart Youth
Director of Wraparound Implementation, Division of Mental Health & Addiction
Social Worker, TPR/CHINS Division, Marion County Public Defender Agency
Youth Program Coordinator, Edna Martin Christian Center
Vice President, Children’s Bureau, Inc.
Education Consultant, Indiana Department of Child Services
Vice President of Programs & Education Engagement, Indiana State Museum & Historic Sites
Vera Vander Kooy
Executive Director, The STEM Connection
Director of Programs, Leadership Southern Indiana
Juvenile Intake Supervisor, Tippecanoe County Juvenile Probation
Deputy Director, Tippecanoe County CASA
Director of Impact, Project Leadership
District Coordinator, Blue River Services
Program Director, Regional Services Coordinator, Indiana Department of Child Services
Chief Executive Officer, Boys & Girls Clubs of Muncie
Executive Director, Dream Center
Director of Youth & Family Home & Community Based, Aspire Indiana