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Equity Inclusion & Cultural Competence Committee

The committee's goal is to ensure cultural competence, equity, and inclusion are demonstrated in the work of the CISC and its Task Forces and Committees.

The next meeting will take place on November 9, 2021, 1 p.m. - 3:00 p.m., 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.


Jill English, Co-Chair
Child Advocates

Timike Jones, Co-Chair
Indiana Coalition Against Domestic Violence

Kimberly Acoff
Indiana Youth Group

Kenneth Allen
Indiana Youth Services Association

Tarrell Barry
Indiana Department of Education

Rhonda Bayless
Center of Wellness for Urban Women

Yalonda Brown
Indiana Youth Institute

Erin Busk
Indiana Department of Education

Valerie Davidson
Meridian Diversity Consulting

Ellis Dumas III
Indiana Department of Child Services

Dr. Gina Forrest
Indiana Supreme Court

Carol Franklin
Phoenix Family and Community Services

Brenda Graves-Croom
FSSA/Division of Mental Health and Addiction

Gurinder Hohl
Immigrant Welcome Center

Manpreet Kaur
Indiana Criminal Justice Institute

Esther Lewis
Holistic Evolution, Inc.

George Middleton
The George Middleton Group

Tim Nation
Peace Learning Center

Chris Paulsen
Indiana Youth Group

Shirley Payne
Indiana State Department of Health

Lun Pieper
Indiana Office of Court Services

Guadalupe Pimentel Solano
Central Indiana Community Foundation

Adam Pitt
Indiana Department of Education

Calvin Roberson
Indiana Minority Health Coalition

Mark Russell
Indianapolis Urban League

Meghan Smith
FSSA/First Steps

Jessica Strong
Hamilton Center

Tashi Teuschler
Indiana Office of Court Services

Latrece Thompson
Indiana Department of Child Services

Jessica Tomasino
FSSA/First Steps

Adrian Warren
Radio One

Meeting Materials

Meeting DateAgendaMinutes
September 14, 2021AgendaMinutes
July 13, 2021AgendaMinutes
May 11, 2021AgendaMinutes
March 9, 2021AgendaMinutes
January 12, 2021AgendaMinutes
November 10, 2020 AgendaMinutes
September 8, 2020 AgendaMinutes
July 14, 2020 AgendaMinutes
May 12, 2020 AgendaMinutes
March 10, 2020 AgendaMinutes
January 14, 2020 AgendaMinutes
November 12, 2019 AgendaMinutes
October 8, 2019 AgendaMinutes
August 13, 2019 AgendaMinutes