Category: Board of Directors & Officers

Sonya Carrico

  Sonya Carrico brings almost 30 years of experience in grant development and management, community collaboration and government policy development to her position as senior program officer, focusing on Interact for Health efforts to address the opioid epidemic. Prior to joining Interact, Sonya spent 13 years as the Director of Substance Abuse Services with the […]

Mary Azar Callahan

  Mary Azar Callahan is the Director of Partnerships and Grants.  Mary contributes to Indy Chamber goals through investments and sponsorships for Chamber programs, with a focus on meeting stakeholder needs, managing renewals, overseeing communication with sponsors, aligning business and market needs, and overseeing sponsorship strategy and leverage planning. In June 2020, she was promoted […]

Jordan Shady

Jordan Shady is a licensed CPA and Senior Accountant in the Assurance Services Group at Somerset CPAs, P.C. Jordan specializes in providing financial statement audit, review, and compilation engagements for clients in a variety of sectors, including construction, architecture & engineering, manufacturing, distribution, and nonprofit organizations. He also is a member of the Employee Benefit […]

Veronica Watkins

Veronica Watkins is a native of Jackson, Mississippi. A daughter of a preacher caused her to move from Mississippi, to Texas, to Indiana her sophomore year of high school.  After high school Veronica attended Anderson University where she met her husband of twenty years, Samuel.  They have three beautiful children, Marquise 21, Da’Marcus 19, & […]

Linda M. Carroll

Linda M. Carroll is a M.S., System Director, Mission Integration at St. Vincent Health. She is a Lifelong resident of Indianapolis growing up on northeast side of the city.  Linda Earned both Bachelor’s and Master’s Degrees from Purdue University; and has been Employed at St. Vincent since August 1979 as a Speech-Language Pathologist, Manager of Rehabilitation […]

Travis Stegemoller

Travis Stegemoller is an attorney at Barnes & Thornburg LLP.  His practice includes advising startups and emerging companies on a wide range of transaction and financing matters.  Travis maintains a presence in the Indianapolis start-up community by serving on the board of the Venture Club of Indiana.  He attended Purdue University prior to earning his J.D. […]

Heather Mesalam

Heather Mesalam has over nine years of experience in marketing, operations management, event planning, and personnel management with professional athletes and NCAA Division 1 men’s and women’s basketball.  Heather earned her Bachelors in Marketing and Masters in Sport Management, both from The University of Alabama. She has over six years of experience with non-profits and […]