Staff & Board

Staff

Our staff works diligently to educate Hoosiers and advocate for the protection of the civil rights of all state residents under the United States and Indiana Constitutions. Our legal staff works at no charge on behalf of people across the state who file complaints when they feel their Constitutional rights have been violated. 

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Board of Directors

The ACLU of Indiana is overseen by a Board of Directors that consists of 12 regional directors, nine at-large directors and nine board-appointed directors. The Board of Directors meets at least three times a year to set policy, appoint the executive director as needed, acquire and dispose of property, and engage in other activities consistent with the mission of the organization. Directors serve three-year terms. Members of the Board of Directors receive no compensation for their services.

Current members of the Board of Directors include:

  • Terri R. Jett, President, Indianapolis
  • Andrea Cohen, Vice-President, Indianapolis
  • Mary Runnells, Secretary, Bloomington
  • Cris Halter, Treasurer, Indianapolis
  • Sharon Russell, Affirmative Action Officer, Terre Haute
  • Alice Bennett, Muncie
  • Stephen Briles, Bloomington
  • Bryan Bullock, Merrillville
  • Georgia Cravey, Indianapolis
  • Jonathan Elkins, Lafayette
  • Leonard Goldstein, Fort Wayne
  • Michael Grossberg, Bloomington
  • Greg Hasty, Fishers
  • Larry Hesson, Plainfield
  • Robert J. Hohl, South Bend
  • Jeanette Jones, Muncie
  • Joan Laskowski, West Lafayette
  • Vanessa López Aguilera, Indianapolis
  • Dorie Hertzel Maryan, Mooresville
  • Kevin McElmurry, Gary
  • Mark E. Miller, Evansville
  • Nancy Papas, Indianapolis
  • Caroline Richardson, Indianapolis
  • Anne Riley, Lafayette
  • Roberta Schonemann, West Lafayette
  • Jim Spangler, Bloomington
  • Fran Watson, Indianapolis
  • Reba Boyd Wooden, Greenwood
  • Sally Zweig, Indianapolis

Past President

  • Alice Bennett, Muncie

Of Counsel

  • Hamid Kashani
  • Henry Price
  • Bill Marsh

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