Educational Outcomes Task Force

The goal of the Educational Outcomes Task Force is to promote interagency collaboration to better connect vulnerable youth with appropriate education and career pathways that lead to successful completion of high school or equivalency, post- secondary education, job certification, and sustainable employment.

The Task Force will meet on:

March 15, 2019 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

Bethany Ecklor
Division of Mental Health and Addiction, FSSA

Melissa Ambre
Indiana Department of Education

Mary Beth Buzzard
Indiana Department of Correction

William Colteryahn
Family and Social Services Administration

Gina Doyle
Division of Mental Health and Addiction, FSSA

Derek Grubbs
Indiana Department of Correction

JauNae Hanger
Children's Policy and Law Initiative of Indiana

Deepali Jani
Indiana Department of Education

Jill Johnson
Marion County Public Defender Agency

Susan Lightfoot
Henry County Probation

Kristen Martin
Marion County Prosecutor's Office

Danielle McGrath
Indiana Economic Development Corporation

Dr. Terri Miller
Hamilton County Systems of Care Coordinator

Brianna Morse
Indiana Department of Worksforce Development

Dr. Theresa Ochoa
Indiana University

Alison Slatter
Indiana Association of Home Educators

Dr. Anita Silverman
Transitions Academy


Meeting Materials


Meeting Date Agenda Minutes
July 8, 2014 Agenda Minutes
September 5, 2014 Agenda Minutes
November 7, 2014 Agenda Minutes
January 9, 2015 Agenda Minutes
March 6, 2015 Agenda Minutes
May 8, 2015 Agenda Minutes
July 9, 2015 Agenda Minutes
September 11, 2015 Agenda Minutes
November 6, 2015 Agenda Minutes
January 8, 2016 Agenda Minutes
March 6, 2016 Agenda Minutes
May 6, 2016 Agenda Minutes
September 16, 2016 Agenda Minutes
February 17, 2017 Agenda Minutes
March 17, 2017 Agenda Minutes
May 19, 2017 Agenda Minutes
July 21, 2017 Agenda Minutes
September 15, 2017 Agenda Minutes
October 23, 2017 Agenda Minutes
January 19, 2018 Agenda Minutes
March 16, 2018 Agenda Minutes
May 18, 2018 Agenda Minutes
July 20, 2018 Agenda Minutes
September 21, 2018 Agenda Minutes
November 16, 2018 Agenda Minutes
January 18, 2019 Agenda Minutes



2015 Annual Report

February 2016 Progress Report on Objectives

2016 Annual Report

2017 Annual Report