Board of Directors

The Board of Directors provide direction, oversight and vision for the Executive Director and staff of Central Indiana Youth for Christ.  The board meets quarterly for prayer, ministry updates, and strategic planning. 

Meet our Board

  • Lisa Heindricks
    CIYFC Board Chair

    Kiwanis International
    I was originally asked to be on the steering committee for Teen Parents, but now serve and support in a variety of ways.  I am honored to serve with CIYFC and look forward to seeing where Christ leads us. 

  • Brent Benge
    President, KennMar Commercial Real Estate


  • Howard Hubler
    Owner, Hubler Automotive Group

    I love being around kids starting with the five of my own and extending to the kids attending the Center Grove Campus Life club meetings at my house each week.  I value mentoring and sharing my faith with youth and believe in the importance of building relationships with each of them.

  • Tim Norton
    Executive Vice President, Colliers International

    I love that this organization values the individuality of kids and seeks to build authentic relationships with them. It is through these genuine, loving relationships that God reveals himself to these kids. It is humbling to be part of this work.

  • Brad Rhoade
    Vice President of Sales, Great Lakes Food Machinery

    I got involved with CIYFC by serving on several volunteer committees and through those experiences saw how critical their mission is to our young people. With and through Christ, CIYFC is making a huge impact on individual lives and the communities they serve. CIYFC is a true game-changer!

  • Mike Robertson
    CIYFC Board Treasurer
    Principal, Robertson and Associates

    Being on the board, I get play a small part of God's greater plan for us all to have a richer life.

  • Jack Sandlin
    President, Jack Sandlin & Associates

    I have personally witnessed how the ministry of CIYFC has made a difference in our community.  I serve on the Board to help in all ways possible expand and grow God’s ministry at CIYFC, reaching even more youths with the good news of Jesus Christ.

  • Liz Simmons
    President, Simmons Consulting

    After volunteering at Campus Life the depth of impact I saw as these youth relied upon God to navigate the tenuous aspects of their teen years in a real, honest and non-superficial ways prompted me to join the board. I feel privileged to serve the Lord, our children and the community in this fashion. 

  • Greg Turnbull
    Vice President, N.A. Williams Company

    God is doing some incredible things in Indianapolis in the lives of middle school and high school students and I love being a part of it.  Campus Life and YFC are meeting students right where they are and introducing them to the hope that Jesus offers.