Our Team

Early Learning Indiana is driven by individuals who believe in our mission to ensure the highest level of early care and education for children in Indiana. Our administrative staff work on behalf of children to increase opportunities for, funding toward and value placed on early childhood education.


  • Maureen Weber President & CEO

    With a background in organizational strategy and execution, Maureen Weber has spent her career working across multiple sectors – with an emphasis on human capital development and education – to improve the way that organizations meet the needs of the individuals they serve. Read more.

    • Brittany Krier
      Brittany Krier Chief Strategy Officer
      • Erin Kissling
        Erin Kissling Vice President of Research & Policy Initiatives

        Erin brings a passion for connecting research and policy to practice so that children can thrive in the early years. Her experience teaching and directing an early childhood program inspired her commitment to ensure every child has a successful start to life. Erin holds a master’s degree in elementary education with a specialization in early childhood education from Ball State University and a certificate in early childhood leadership and program administration.

        • Crystal Givens
          Crystal Givens Vice President of Statewide Support

          Crystal began her career at Early Learning Indiana 15 years ago within our Child Care Answers program and currently serves as Vice President of Statewide Support. Crystal has a bachelor’s degree in child development and family life from Indiana State University and an MBA from Indiana Wesleyan University.


        Board of Directors


        Tony Kaufman

        Chair, First Merchants Bank

        Andrew Perrin

        Vice Chair, PNC Financial Services

        Dave Stewart

        Treasurer, Goodwill Industries of Central Indiana

        Jill Robisch

        Secretary, National Bank of Indianapolis

        Jennifer Dzwonar

        Past Chair, Borshoff


        Kate Ems

        Duke Realty

        Derek Grimm

        Crowe, LLP

        Paje Felts

        Indiana State Bar Association

        Louonna Kachur

        KSM Consulting

        Pat Hubley

        Day Nursery Auxiliary 2017-2018 President

        Paul Krievins

        Indiana State Department of Health

        J. Miller

        Stifel Financial

        Terri Reilly

        EchoPoint Media

        Stephen Reynolds

        Ice Miller, LLP

        Alonzo Weems

        Eli Lilly and Company