Communications Committee


  • Develop processes for improved information sharing among Commission members and between Commission members and their agencies
  • Develop and implementation of a comprehensive Communication Plan
  • Promote the work of the CISC through the media and other outlets
  • Identify ways for CISC to access reports of other organizations doing work in similar areas as CISC
  • Promote CISC to the legislature as the preferred entity for vetting potential legislation related to vulnerable children
  • Respond to assignments from the CISC Executive Committee and/or Task Forces
  • Work with CISC staff to develop and disseminate the CISC annual report

The Committee will meet on:

March 14, 2019 at 9:00 a.m. at location TBD.

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


Kathryn Dolan, Chair
Chief Public Information Officer
Indiana Supreme Court
Office of Communication, Education & Outreach

Dave Bursten, Captain
Chief Public Information Officer
Indiana State Police

Mark Carnell
Legislative Liaison
Indiana Public Defender Council

Jim Gavin
Communications Director
Indiana Family and Social Services Administration

Jennifer O'Malley
Deputy Chief of Staff/Office of Public Affairs Director
Indiana State Department of Health

Gabrielle McLemore
Communications Director
Senate Democrats

Erin Murphy
Director of Communications
Indiana Department of Child Services

Zachary Osowski
Public Affairs Officer
Indiana Prosecuting Attorneys Council

Chris Proffitt
Director of Communications
Indiana Attorney General's Office

Isaac Randolph
Communications Director
Indiana Department of Correction

Holly Stachler
Director of Communications
Indiana Department of Education

Will Wingfield
Communications Director
Indiana Criminal Justice Institute


Meeting Materials


Meeting Date Agenda Minutes
April 20, 2017 Agenda Minutes
May 18, 2017 Agenda Minutes
June 12, 2017 Agenda  
July 26, 2017 Agenda Minutes
September 20, 2017 Agenda Minutes
October 17, 2017 Agenda Minutes
January 23, 2018 Agenda Minutes
March 8, 2018 Agenda Minutes
May 10, 2018 Agenda Minutes
July 11, 2018 Agenda Minutes
September 13, 2018 Agenda Minutes


2017 Annual Report