Board of Directors

Advocates for Children is an incorporated not-for-profit organization and is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors. Board members are diverse in their professional expertise, and represent each of the three counties served by Advocates for Children. Each board member serves a three year term.

Darlene Bradshaw, President

Owner, Bradshaw Building Specialties, and CASA Volunteer

Jennings County

Lori Sporleder Brown, Vice President

Operations Director/Sr. Sales Executive, Shepherd Insurance

Jennings County

Erin Kendall, Secretary

Program Manager, Indiana Interactive

Bartholomew County

Cruz Baisa

Six Sigma Black Belt for Corporate Functions, Cummins, Inc.

Bartholomew County

Matthew Diebolt

Director, Express Enrollment Center & Admissions, Ivy Tech Community College

Bartholomew County

Pru Gamso


Bartholomew County 

Steve Gasper

Owner/President, Gasper Engineering

Jennings County 

Jenn Mellencamp

Talent Management- HR, Cummins, Inc. 

Bartholomew County 

Sarah McGovern

Financial Advisor, Edward Jones

Bartholomew County

Tom Moore

Teacher and Coach, Jennings County Schools

Jennings County

Ross Westerfeld

Regional Sales Manager, Modern Forge Companies

Bartholomew County




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