About Us

Child Advocates engages community volunteers and staff members to protect children who are victims of child abuse. We are their voices in court, ensuring all children thrive in a safe and secure home.

You can read more about our mission here.

Join Our Team

Join Child Advocates for an opportunity to make a positive impact and work toward breaking the cycle of child abuse and neglect.

We take pride in our extraordinary employees and their team spirit. Our staff members are grateful for the opportunity to interact with people from all walks of life and are dedicated to helping foster children in need and supporting the work of our CASA volunteers.

At Child Advocates, we’re a family. We laugh often, share ideas constantly and aren’t afraid to roll up our sleeves when needed. We support each other and most of all, we understand that each of our roles is critical to fulfilling our organization’s mission.

To view all employment opportunities, click here.

For questions concerning employment opportunities, please contact Shun Radford.

To learn more about the Child Advocates internship program, contact Andrea Manning-Dudley

Child Advocates is committed to equal opportunity and does not discriminate on the basis of race, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, age, gender, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, physical abilities or national origin.

Meet Our Team

We are passionate about our work with and on behalf of children. Meet our dedicated team.


Cynthia K. Booth, Esq.

Chief Executive Officer

Phyllis Armstrong, Esq.

Director of Mediation

Felicia Brown

Chief Financial Officer

Katy Crichlow Cummings, CFRE

Chief Advancement Officer

Cindy Dean, Esq.

Director of Family Crisis Advocacy Program

Greg Ellis

Chief Program Officer

Jill English

Director of Interrupting Racism for Children

Carey Haley Wong, Esq.

Chief Legal Counsel

Chris Mundy

Director of Volunteer Training

Shun Radford, PHR

Chief Administrative and Human Resources Officer

Ty Spisak

Director of Marketing & Communications

Donna Walker

Director of Educational Liaison Program

Board of Directors

Kim Seale

Vincerem LLC

Tracy Betz

Vice President
Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP

Mark Aiken


Phil Loftus


Beth Bingman

Huntington National Bank

Scott Duncan

Horizon Bank

Jennifer Frasier

Ice Miller

Will Frazier

E-gineering, LLC

Monique Gordy

Alpha Kappa Alpha & Community Health Network

Rhonda Harper

Citizens Energy Group

Oni Harton

Barnes & Thornburg LLP

Tony LePere

BMO Harris Bank

Katherine Malarskey

Katz Sapper & Miller LLP

Helene Massey

CASA Volunteer

Kristen Morris

St.Vincent, Peyton Manning's Children's Hospital

Matzine Sanchez-Gutierrez


Tom Sprague

PNC Bank

Advisory Board

Yvonne Shaheen

Retired, Long Electric

John Bruch

Katz Sapper & Miller LLP

John Corbin

Huntington National Bank

Jim Freeman

Retired, OneAmerica

Ron Gifford

RDG Strategies LLC

Greg Gotwald

Plews Shadley Racher & Braun

Jerry Hammond

Lewis Wagner LLP

Ontay Johnson

100 Black Men of Indianapolis

J. Miller


Kim Seale

Vincerem LLC

Phil Terry

Monarch Beverages

Shannon Williams

The Mind Trust