Kara Dietrich Brown
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, CENTER FOR LAY MINISTRIES
for Lay Ministries (CLM) welcomes new executive director, Kara Dietrich Brown.
has more than 20-years of experience working for non-profit organizations, most
recently with Metro United Way and The Center for Women and Families Southern
Indiana Campus. "I've admired the work that Greg Henderzahs,
the board members, staff and volunteers have accomplished with both the food
pantry and Bliss House," said Brown. "I'm excited to be a part of CLM
and look forward to expanding our mission in the community."
Brown has been and will continue to be active in the
community. She currently serves on the
board for Communities in Schools of Clark County. She is a 2018 Leadership
Southern Indiana Engage Graduate and was named One Southern Indiana's 2017
Ambassador of the Year. She lives in Charlestown with her husband Keith and son
With his retirement, Greg Henderzahs, previous Executive
Director, is confident Brown will do an excellent job for CLM. Henderzahs stated, “Kara is very well
qualified to take over as CLM’s executive director.” Henderzahs continued, “I have met and become
friends with many volunteers, donors and clients in the past 5 years. I will miss seeing them as I close another
chapter in my life. The Center for Lay
Ministries provides a great service to our community. With the help of our generous community, the
Center has grown significantly and will continue to grow under Kara’s
Phone: (812) 282-0063 (if you do not receive a response within 24 hours, please call)
Dana Busby has been with the Center for Lay Ministries since 2000. She lives in Southern Indiana with her husband and three children. She serves as CLM's bookkeeper and Office Manager. Call: 812-282-0063
Tiffany Mullinix (previously Hutchins)
DIRECTOR, BLISS HOUSE
As the Director, Tiffany supervises and enforces all the policies and procedures currently in place at the Bliss House while collaborating with the CLM Executive Director’s daily expectations. Tiffany ensures the BH residents comply with all program requirements and leads them throughout the process. She resides in Southern Indiana and has two children. Tiffany is a certified Recovery Dynamics Instructor.
Phone: 812-280-7533 Fax: 812-282-4622
Full-time Assistant Director
Stephanie is currently the Assistant Director of BH. For
more than a year, Stephanie held the resident coordinator position. Her new
position will allow her a more in depth case management experience with the
women of Bliss House. Stephanie has become a positive mentor and an
extraordinary example of a lifestyle of recovery. She is a certified Recovery
Dynamics instructor. Stephanie is a graduate of The Women’s Healing Place
Rachel is the BH resident Coordinator. Rachel is on duty
during the evening hours. Her role is to focus and maintain accountability for
all residents. She reports directly to Bliss House Director and/or Assistant.
Rachel is a graduate of the Bliss House program and is an active member of the
Mac Neil Wynn, Jr.
McNeil Wynn has been at the Center for Lay Ministries since 2005, working in various capacities including assisting those who drop off donations to the food pantry, daily maintenance of our facilities and janitorial services. He is a valuable cog in the wheel here at CLM.
He is a veteran of the United States Army, where he specialized in communications.
VOLUNTEER STAFF MEMBERS
Jane Hubbard is the new Volunteer Coordinator for CLM. If you have any questions, please contact her via phone at the Center: 812-282-0063 or via email: [email protected] (if you do not receive a response within 24 hours, please call 812-282-0063 )
Carol Dawson, Volunteer Communications Coordinator - Carol has been involved with the Bliss House Committee since is the owner of EEO GUIDANCE, Inc. - an EEO/Affirmative Action/Diversity-Inclusion Training and Consulting business, located in Jeffersonville, Indiana.
For information regarding: Media Information, Press Releases, Mission Possible Column, website and social media, contact Carol via email here:
Lee Overpeck is also an vital part to the operation at CLM. As our computer hardware and software consultant, Pizza team chef and our primary box truck driver. He volunteers approximately 20 hours a week.
According to Independent Sector, the total dollar figure for the amount of hours donated by the Center for Lay Ministries volunteers equates to $117,693. The volunteers are the primary reason CLM is able to devote the majority of funds to programs, rather than overhead. If you are interested in serving as a volunteer for the Center for Lay Ministries (Bliss House, Food Pantry, administration, etc.), please call us at (812) 282-0063 / AND FOR THOSE WHO ARE ALREADY OUR TREASURED VOLUNTEERS...
THANK YOU~ THANK YOU~THANK YOU!