Middle Way House Staff

Middle Way House staff is diverse with respect to ethnicity, age, formal education attainment, and work history. Our standards require that staff members have the ability to work with a diverse population; be flexible, resourceful, compassionate, have a deep understanding of our empowerment model, and possess the willingness and ability to let people make decisions about their own lives.

 Debra Morrow, Executive Director *Mini-interview with Debra here *

Debra graduated magna cum laude from Indiana State University with a degree in criminal justice. Prior to her appointment as executive director, she served as Community Service Coordinator at Middle Way House for seven years, and previously worked with incarcerated women at New Leaf-New Life.

New Wings Emergency Shelter Staff

Help & Crisis Line: (812) 336-0846          Administration: (812) 333-7404

    Rebecca, Childcare Coordinator 

          Carrie, Crisis Intervention Services Coordinator

*Mini-interview with Carrie here *

            Lindsey, Crisis Intervention Specialist

Nicolas, Crisis Intervention Specialist

Auriel, Crisis Intervention Specialist

Mallory, Crisis Intervention Specialist

    Anabel, Crisis Intervention Specialist

                                    Lauren Fox, Facilities Manager *Mini-interview with Lauren here *

Gina Erickson, House Manager

Heather, Legal Advocate

                                 Sharon, Legal Advocate *Mini-interview with Sharon here *

Nora, Legal Advocate

           Lindsey, Prevention Program Coordinator

                                               Kyla, Prevention Program Specialist *Mini-interview with Kyla here *

                                   Sara, Resident Advocate *Mini-interview with Sara here *

Jamie, Family Advocate

Mary, Afternoon Advocate

                                                                       Donna, Triage Specialist

Jane, Weekend/Overnight Staff

Bev, Weekend/Overnight Staff

Administrative Office

Kristle Kopp, Accounts Manager

Kristi Brown, Director of Development

Erin Hollinden, Events Coordinator

Sam Ujdak, Grants Manager

Linda Lentz, Human Resources Director

Amalia Shifriss, Outreach and Communications Coordinator

The RISE! Transitional Housing Program

(812) 337-4510

Jennifer Parker, Facilities Manager

Zac, Community Resources Specialist

Bristy, Community Resources Specialist

Vicky, Resident Advocate

Bethany, Resident Advocate 

                                      Monte, Youth Program Coordinator *Mini-interview with Monte here *

Priscilla, Youth Program Coordinator

                                       Floyd Vorice, Maintenance Supervisor  *Mini-interview with Floyd here *

Greene County Outreach Office

(812) 384-8769

Brandon, Advocate

Carol, Advocate

                                              Christa, Advocate   *Mini-interview with Christa here *


Martin County Outreach Office

(812) 295-2993

Heidi, Advocate & County Service Specialist


Owen County Outreach Office

(812) 829-1660

Kathy, Advocate

Barb, Advocate