Thrive is proud of its dedicated team that works hard to help build strong communities and improve quality of life in West Central Indiana. Our commitment to customer service is reflected in all that we do. We look forward to learning how we can help you through one of our many programs and services.

Meet the team

RYAN KELLER
RYAN KELLERExecutive Director
DANA MCLAIN
DANA MCLAINBusiness Manager
ERIK NICHOLSON
ERIK NICHOLSONStaff Accountant
CARLA CRAFTON
CARLA CRAFTONA/R Clerk
SARAH STELLER
SARAH STELLERDirector of Economic and Community Development
Jim Coffenberry
Jim CoffenberryEconomic Development Specialist
DAN WEGNER
DAN WEGNERAssociate Director of Community Development
DAVID STEVENSON
DAVID STEVENSONData Collection Specialist
Clayton Turner
Clayton TurnerData Collection Specialist
JON FORD
JON FORDDirector of Business Development
KRISTINE KRUEGER
KRISTINE KRUEGERCommunity/Economic Grant Specialist
ALEX BROWN
ALEX BROWNEconomic Recovery & Resiliency Coordinator
ASHLEY SALESMAN
ASHLEY SALESMANEconomic Recovery Project Liaison
JESSICA TAYLOR
JESSICA TAYLORDirector of Aging and Disabled Operations
MELANIE WILLHITE-MAZURA
MELANIE WILLHITE-MAZURAAdministrative Assistant
TIONA BROADNAX
TIONA BROADNAXAssociate Director of ADRC
STEVE CALDWELL
STEVE CALDWELLOptions Counselor
CANAAN RIVERA
CANAAN RIVERAOptions Counselor
PATTY CANNOY
PATTY CANNOYOptions Counselor
NICOLE DUBOIS
NICOLE DUBOISOptions Counselor
SALINA PETHTEL
SALINA PETHTELOptions Counselor
JENNIFER BIGHAM
JENNIFER BIGHAMAssociate Director of Care Management
SAMANTHA MAUDLIN
SAMANTHA MAUDLINAssociate Director of Care Management
TAMMY HEWITT
TAMMY HEWITTCare Manager
SHELLY AMERMAN
SHELLY AMERMANBusiness Development Strategist
DONNA DRAGON
DONNA DRAGONCare Manager
HEATHER IRELAND
HEATHER IRELANDExecutive Assistant
BRANDI HUMMEL
BRANDI HUMMELCare Manager
HOLLY HALL
HOLLY HALLCare Manager
KYLEE HENSON
KYLEE HENSONCare Manager
SANDRA LIEBE
SANDRA LIEBECare Manager
AARON GARRETT
AARON GARRETTAssociate Director of Transportation
PHILIP HAVERLY
PHILIP HAVERLYTransit Vehicle Operator
LISA HERZOG
LISA HERZOGTransit Vehicle Operator
JAMES TAYLOR
JAMES TAYLORTransit Vehicle Operator
MICHEAL CROWLEY
MICHEAL CROWLEYTransit Vehicle Operator
GABRIEL CHEEK
GABRIEL CHEEKDirector of Information Technology
TERRI LOVEALL
TERRI LOVEALLSHIP Counselor
LORI POWERS
LORI POWERSSMP Volunteer
KAREN SCHNEIDERS
KAREN SCHNEIDERSCommunity Grants Specialist
WILLIAM DRAPPO
WILLIAM DRAPPOEconomic Development Intern
OLIVIA HAWORTH
OLIVIA HAWORTHDigital Inclusion Intern
THOMAS WRIGHT
THOMAS WRIGHTTraffic Planning Intern