Our Board Leadership
Communities In Schools is guided by a talented, committed and diverse group of business leaders, educators, philanthropists and nonprofit executives. Get to know our team.
Our board members are passionate supporters of the CIS mission, and leaders in a variety of fields including finance, education, marketing, law, civil rights and more.
Community Relations Specialist, State Farm
Dr. Matt Prusiecki
Superintendent, MSD of Decatur Township
Dr. Suellen Kinder Goddard (Reed)
Superintendent of Public Instruction, Indiana Dept. of Education (Retired)
Dr. Allen Bourff
Superintendent, Hamilton Southeastern Schools (Retired)
Business and Executive Coach, TIDAL Coach
Dr. David Dresslar
Executive Director of CELL, University of Indianapolis (Retired)
Director of University/Community School Partnerships, IUPUI
Dr. Mike McCoy
Superintendent, Centerville-Abington Community Schools
Executive Director, Indiana Association of School Principals (Retired)
Consultant, Key Up
Chief Advocacy Officer, Ascension St. Vincent Health
Dr. Shawn Smith
Superintendent, MSD of Lawrence Township
Letter from a Grateful Parent
With the support of CIS, our students stay in school, graduate and go on to bright futures. They all have a story about their journey to who they are today.