Indiana Philanthropy Alliance Staff

Marissa Manlove
President/CEO
(317) 630-5200, Ext. 118

Marissa is responsible for the overall management of IPA, including implementation of all ongoing organizational activities as well as objectives determined by the Board of Directors. She works with the Board in developing the IPA's role as a leader in philanthropy in the state. Marissa is a good person to talk to if you have questions about the vision or direction of IPA. Full Bio

Rosemary Dorsa
Vice President, IPA
Director, GIFT (Giving Indiana Funds for Tomorrow)

(317) 630-5200, Ext. 114

Rosemary is responsible for the design and delivery of training and technical assitance programs for Indiana community foundations funded by Lilly Endowment Inc. Rosemary is a  good person to talk to if you would like to know more about the GIFT initiative or if you need assistance for your community foundation.

Sarah Geis
Director, Knowledge Management
(317) 630-5200, Ext. 117

Sarah helps members access a variety of resources and provides more in-depth research assistance. She also manages our website, conducts surveys, and assists with programming needs for members. 

Jill Gordon
Program Director, Youth Philanthropy Initiative of Indiana (YPII)
(317) 630-5200, Ext. 116

Jill provides resources and technical assistance to foundations that promote and support youth philanthropy. She is the person to contact regarding youth philanthropy materials, training, and resources.

Belinda Gray
GIFT Consultant
Foundation Legal Help Desk Administrator
(317) 900-3000

Belinda assists with the administration and communication of community foundation learning opportunities, Foundation Legal Help Desk, and the Tri-State Community Foundation Partnership webinar series.

Sonya Hallett
GIFT Consultant
(317) 630-5200 Ext. 120

Sonya handles the coordination of various GIFT events and communications about GIFT resources. Sonya also assists in the administration of the Community Foundation Internship Program.

Becky Honeywell
Director, Member & External Relations
(317) 630-5200, Ext. 111

Becky directs activities that support and foster positive relations with IPA's key stakeholders, including grantmaking members, the larger organized philanthropic sector in Indiana, policymakers, media, and the general public. Reach out to Becky if you have questions about your membership or if you are interested in becoming a member.

Terri Johnson
Associate Director, GIFT (Giving Indiana Funds for Tomorrow)
(317) 630-5200, Ext. 128

Terri provides technical assistance in all aspects of the community foundation field, including on-site training for the boards and staff of community foundations. Terri also manages the Community Foundation Internship Program.

Julie Markland 
Program Associate, YPII (Youth Philanthropy Initiative of Indiana)
(317) 630-5200, Ext. 122

Julie assists with the development of marketing and communication strategies for YPII. She provides overall support for the delivery of youth philanthropy training and technical assistance. Contact Julie if you would like to learn more about YPII’s creative and innovative Family Philanthropy Gift Box.

Catrena Morrow
Events Coordinator and Administrative Support Associate
(317) 630-5200, Ext. 110

Catrena assists with planning and coordinating networking meetings, educational programming, and public-policy events. She also performs administrative and office support activities for senior management staff. Reach out to Catrena if you have an event registration question.

Jalen Roseberry
Program Coordinator, GIFT (Giving Indiana Funds for Tomorrow)
(317) 630-5200, Ext. 129

Jalen assists with the planning and coordination of all GIFT events, trainings, and initiatives directed at community foundations. Contact Jalen if you have a question about a GIFT-related event or resource.

Lissa Silotto
Communications and Marketing Manager
(317) 630-5200, Ext. 113

Lissa develops communications and marketing strategies for IPA. She is responsible for website development, our member newsletter, email marketing, social media, and promotional materials. Reach out to Lissa to share your story or news with the field.

 

Marilee Steckler 
Director, Office Operations
(317) 630-5200, Ext. 119

Marilee manages all day-to-day financial transactions and accounting files, membership records, data management, HR administration, and other office operations. She serves as a liaison with outside vendors and service providers. Marilee also supports Board and Audit Finance Committee meetings.