Leadership

We are blessed to have so many people in the community guide and steer our house.

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Staff

Melissa Dessaigne

Executive Director
melissa@childrenshopefw.org

Marcie Harruff

Director of Operations
marcie@childrenshopefw.org

Sara Binkley

Development Specialist
sara@childrenshopefw.org

Board of Directors: Officers

PRESIDENT

Kylee Shirey
VP Business Development
Ash Brokerage

Treasurer

Lorenzo Suter
CEO
Dupont Hospital

VICE PRESIDENT

Joseph Cohen
Partner
Barrett McNagney LLP

SECRETARY

Jennifer Dempsey
Prevention Specialist
PASS

Board of Directors: Members

Lorie Ailorr
CAO/COO
The Orthopedic Hospital

Jordan Applegate
Director of Recruiting
Sweetwater

Chad Glassburn
VP Commercial Banking Officer
Lake City Bank

Ron Howard
Community Development Manager
Pacers Sports & Enterainment

Luke NaThalang
Sergeant
Indiana State Police

Tyler Nix
Business Development Manager
Custer, Inc.

Kara Smith, CPA
Director
Baden Gage & Schroeder

Tammy Andrews
AVP, Strategic Planning Office
Lincoln Financial

Kim Fulkerson
CNO
Dupont Hospital

Andrea Hill
Director of Sales
Homewood Suites by Hilton Ft Wayne

Evan Wood
Senior Director
Fort Wayne Metals

Carrie Miller
Clinical Coordinator, Instructor
University of Saint Francis

Adam Reece
Sales and Operations
MacAllister Machinery

Carly Thompson
Curriculum Developer and Speaker
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