About Us.


The Indiana Citizen is a non-partisan, non-profit platform dedicated to increasing the number of informed, engaged Hoosier voters. Learn more about our effort to increase voter turnout and engagement by viewing our 2020 presentation.


Russell Cox is a founding member of Cox, Sargeant & Burns, P.C. He and Mary Lou have two children.

Trevor Foughty is the Associate Vice President for State Relations at IU. He is the publisher of Capitol & Washington. He and Whitney have two children.

Michael Goldenberg is a retired Duke Energy executive who headed up the company’s regulated and non-regulated products and services portfolio across its six-state territory and a customer base of more than five million. He and Rita have two children.

Bob Grand is the managing partner of Barnes & Thornburg LLP. He and Melody have two sons and a granddaughter.

Jeanne Kelsay owns Kelsay Consulting, Inc., a public relations, promotion and marketing consultancy. She was president of Curtis Publishing Company for 10 years and the founding director of the Indiana AIDS Fund. She and Rod have two married sons and three grandsons.

Ann and Bill Moreau are the co-founders of ICEF. Ann is a retired educator, association executive and public servant. Bill has been a newspaper reporter, college instructor, public servant and lawyer. Bill serves as ICEF’s president. They have been married for 40 years, and have three married children and five grandchildren.


Our Generous Supporters

Jennifer Westerhaus Adams
Beverly Agnew
Chris and Nancy Aldridge
Dan and Kate Appel

Courtney Arango
Denise M. Arie
Fred and Kathi Armstrong

Rebecca Aurand
Nathan Baker
Cindy and Jim Barkley
Matthew and Kellie Barr
Katrina and Frank Basile
In Memory of Senators Birch E. Bayh, Jr.

and Richard G. Lugar
Chris and Jessica Bayh
Evan and Susan Bayh
Steve Benz
Neil Berman
Brad and Lindsey Bingham
Marvin Blade
Bob Blaemire
Jean Blackwell
Kim Blanchet
David and Ann Bochnowski
Jacob Bonifield
Jon Bonsall
Jay and Laurie Boyd
JoAnn Brouillette

John Brown
Randy Brown
Brian and Bethany Burdick
Craig Burkhardt
Moira and Bill Carlstedt
Jan Carroll
Brian Casey
Beth and Fred Cate
Hillary Close
Russ and Mary Lou Cox
Chelsea Haring-Cozzi and Anthony Cozzi
Helene and Bob Cross
CSO Architects
Paul and Jennifer Cvar
Janilyn Daub
Kathy and John Davis
Susan Guyett and David Dawson
Terry Dawson
Ann and Ed DeLaney
Kathleen DeLaney and Jim Strenski
Andrew Detherage
Louis Dezelan
Thomas and Nancy Dinwiddie
Bruce Donaldson
Greg Downes
Mary Downes

Duke Energy Foundation
Charles R. Dunlap
Joe Eaton
Niel and Karen Ellerbrook

Melody Ellert
Dan and Marilyn Evans
Phil Faccenda

Nate Feltman
Chris and Paje Felts
Christine Fitzpatrick
George and Mary Fitzpatrick
Kevin and Anna Flynn
Trevor and Whitney Foughty
Shaw and Greta Friedman
Lou and Ty Gerig
Sue Anne Gilroy
Fred and Barb Glass
Marianne Glick
Howard Gobstein
Michael and Rita Goldenberg
Cheryl Gonzalez
Richard and Laurie Gordon
Jeanine Gozdecki
Kirk Grable and Lori Barnhart
Mark and Meredith Gramelspacher
Bob and Melody Grand
Kyle Grand
Julie Griffith
Sean Griggs
J. Michael Grubbs
Lena Hackett
Greg Hahn
Rick and Tami Hall
Rashid and Katie Hallaway
Carey Hamilton
John Hammond and Diana Hamilton
Nancy and Marshall Hanley

David Harris
Rina Harris
Brian and Louise Henderson
Jane Henegar and Matt Gutwein

Brandt Hershman
David Herzog
Robert Herzog and Kay Swank-Herzog
William Hogg
Martha and David Hoover
Al and Kathy Hubbard
Matt Impink
The Indianapolis Foundation, a CICF Affiliate
Krisztina and Ken Inskeep
Pamella Jahnke
Marcia Root Jansen
Tim Jeffers
Martin and Patty Jischke
Stephen Joiner
Randal Kaltenmark
Kelley Karn
Steven Karn
Kassem/Davis/Colten Families
Ronald Katz
Gregg and Jannett Keesling
Margo Kelly
Evan Kelsay and Erin McLaughlin
Jeanne and Rod Kelsay
Melina Kennedy
Nick Kile
Mickey and Jenny Kim

Anne and Alan Kimbell
John and Kathryn Kish
Don Knebel
Jennifer Knebel
Michael Knight
John and Julia Koenig
Alison Kothe
Bob Kraft
John Krauss and Marnie Maxwell
Cynthia Kretz
Martha and Ned Lamkin
Ann Latscha
Mark Lawrance
Barbara Lawrence

Robert and Peggy Lazard

Rachel Lerman
Nancy Lesser
Christine and David Letts
Alan and Mary Levin
Michael Levitan
Linda Lewis
Joe and Susan Loftus
Teresa and Mark Lubbers

Lumina Foundation
Donald Lundberg
Elizabeth Moreau Lusink and Baxter Lusink
Amy W. MacDonell and Randall T. Shepard
Barbara MacDougall
David Maidenberg
Jeff and Julie Mallamad
John Maley
Marissa Manlove
Steven Mannheimer
Donna and Bill Marsh

Michael S. (Mickey) Maurer
William McConnell
Tim and Jane McGinley
Owen (Bud) and Chris Melton
David and Lisa Meyers
Kendall Millard
Alan and Sally Mills
Judith Mishler
Lily Mollabashy
Janet Moran
Ann and Bill Moreau
Katie Moreau and Dan Boritt
Linda Moreau
Peter Morse
Kevin Murray
Rufus (Bud) Myers
Fred and Nancy Nation

John Niemeyer
Julie and Jim Newland
Kent and Judy Newton
Jane and Lewis Norman
Jackie Nytes and Michael O’Brien
Michael and Anne O’Connor
Samuel Odle

Bill Oesterle
John Olivieri
Alex and Katie Orlowski
Nancy Papas
Sharon and Kirk Parr
Brian and Gail Payne
Ben Pearlman
Lu Pennal and Stan Mikosz
Peoples Bank
Grant Peters
Amy and Bart Peterson
Jessamine Pilcher
Aja May Pirtle
Barb Pitman
Tom Pitman
David Poisson
Kathi and Bob Postlethwait
Erika Powers
Myrta Pulliam
Jeff and Julie Qualkinbush
Brad Queisser
Jeff Rasley

Rebecca Reeder
Terri Reilly
Candice Reuben
Robert and Carol Reynolds
Charles Richardson
Sally Rideout
Timothy J. Riffle and Sarah M. McConnell
Jay and Brenda Rigdon
Dan and Lisa Riley
Blake Roebuck
Randy Rompola
Terri Roney

Marya and Tony Rose
John and Susan Ross
Mark Rust
Samerian Foundation, Inc.
Michael Sample and Jhani Laupus
Chris Scanlon
Jim and Laura Schellinger
John Schlechte
Steve and Brynne Schultz
Richard Schwartz
Eric and Jennifer Scroggins
David and Donna Sease
Gene and Joanne Sease
Charlotte Sellers
Joan SerVaas and Larry Roan
Ona Sircy-Dunaway
Cynthia Simon Skjodt
Mike and Sue Smith
Jeff and Heather Smulyan
Ann Stack
Rich and Janet Starkey
Joni Sterne
Jane Ade Stevens and Roger Stevens
Robert Strohmeyer
Kevin Strunk

Brian and Mary Ann Sullivan
Frank and Cheryl Sullivan
Janet and Kevin Sweet
Ellen Szarleta
Donald Tanselle
Jill Long Thompson
John Tinder
Tony and Suzanne Twist
Universal Roofing, LLC
University of Notre Dame
Catherine A. Usher
Kevin and Stephene VandenBrink
Emily and Adam VanOsdol
Jennifer and Gary Vigran
Tom and Tina Vujovich
Denise Wagner
David and Susan Wantz
Amy Conrad Warner
Linda Warner
Paul Weber
Curt Wiley and Priscilla Fossum
Heather Willey
Eric Williams
Mark Williams
Maura Sullivan Williams
Susan and Brian Williams
David Willkie
Mitzi and Tom Witchger
Steve Wolff
Dave Wortman and Melissa Greenwell
David and Stephanie Wright
Christopher and Simone Yeomans
Greg and Kerrie Zoeller

Les Zwirn

Names in italics are our Founding Funders