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Educational Outcomes Task Force

The goal of the Educational Outcomes Task Force is to improve educational outcomes of vulnerable youth.

The Task Force will meet on:

November 20, 2020 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., online.

Task force meetings are open to the public. Guests are asked to notify the Commission Executive Director in advance of their intention to attend, if possible.


Christy Berger, Co-Chair
Indiana Department of Education

Melaina Gant, Co-Chair
Indiana Department of Child Services

Melissa Ambre
Indiana Department of Education

Mary Beth Buzzard
Indiana Department of Correction

William Colteryahn
FSSA/Vocational Rehabilitation Services

Bethany Ecklor
FSSA/Division of Mental Health and Addiction

Rebekah Gorrell
Mental Health America of Indiana

Derek Grubbs
Indiana Department of Correction

JauNae Hanger
Children's Policy and Law Initiative of Indiana

Jill Johnson
Marion County Public Defender Agency

Susan Lightfoot
Henry County Probation

Kristen Martin
Marion County Prosecutor's Office

Sarah Midura
Riley Hospital

Dr. Terri Miller
Hamilton County Systems of Care Coordinator

Brianna Morse
Indiana Department of Worksforce Development

Dr. Theresa Ochoa
Indiana University

Dr. Anita Silverman
Transitions Academy

Alison Slatter
Indiana Association of Home Educators

Gil Smith
Department of Child Services

Sabrena Suggs


Meeting Materials

Meeting Date Agenda Minutes
July 17, 2020 Agenda Minutes
May 15, 2020 Agenda Minutes
March 20, 2020 Agenda Minutes
November 15, 2019 Agenda Minutes
September 20, 2019 Agenda Minutes
July 26, 2019 Agenda Minutes
May 17, 2019 Agenda Minutes
March 15, 2019 Agenda Minutes
January 18, 2019 Agenda Minutes
November 16, 2018 Agenda Minutes
September 21, 2018 Agenda Minutes
July 20, 2018 Agenda Minutes