Board of Directors
Dave ReitzBoard President, The O’Connor HouseRetired
Born and raised on a small farm in Trinity, Indiana, Dave graduated from Purdue University in 1982 with a BS degree in Industrial Engineering. Following graduation, Dave joined Eli Lilly and Company in Indianapolis and held a variety of positions in engineering, distribution, human resources, and research. For over 15 years, he served as director of facilities management for the Indianapolis administrative and research facilities. After a career of over 35 years, Dave retired from Eli Lilly in December 2017. Since retiring, Dave is engaged in part time consulting in the facilities management business.
Dave resides in Fishers, Indiana with his wife, Jane. They have four married children and ten grandchildren. Dave has been an active member of St Louis de Montfort Church since 1989 having served as parish council president, lector and Confirmation youth minister. He is a long-time member of the Knights of Columbus and past Grand Knight of Father Thomas J Kelley Council #6923. In 2014, Dave’s family received recognition as the Family of the Year from the Indiana KOC State Council. He enjoys spending time with his family and grandchildren, playing golf, attending sporting events and traveling with his wife.
Leah YorkBoard Vice President, The O’Connor HousePresident, Talbott Talent
Leah York founded Talbott Talent in January 2017 with one goal – to dramatically improve the work culture of nonprofits, starting with their leaders. For the past five years, under Leah’s leadership, her vision has become a reality. As the President of Talbott Talent, Leah leads a dynamic, passionate team of nonprofit experts as they help nonprofits and associations find the best CEOs, train their leaders, hire the right people, and improve the overall effectiveness of their organizations.
Prior to founding Talbott Talent, Leah spent almost 20 years in association C-suite and nonprofit consulting roles, including serving as an outsourced CFO for multiple associations and nonprofits, an interim CEO, and the Chief Operations Officer for Indiana Perinatal Network, where she served for 11 years.
Leah earned her undergraduate degree from Indiana University, her MBA from the University of Indianapolis, and is recognized as a Certified Association Executive by the American Society of Association Executives. She has previously served as a member of the board of directors of the Indiana Society of Association Executives and Board Treasurer of Art with a Heart. Leah cares tremendously about her community! She is the founding committee chair of the OneZone Women’s Network (OWN) and serves on the board of Good Day Carmel.
When Leah is not laser-focused on changing the culture of nonprofits, she volunteers at her local farmers market in Carmel, Indiana, takes daily walks on the Monon Trail, spends time with her friends and family, and does what she can to enjoy her community and make it a better place.
Amy AdolaySecretary, The O’Connor HousePartner, Krieg DeVault
Joseph BoivinBoard Member, The O’Connor HouseMedical Liason, Eli Lilly and Company
Joe Boivin grew up in Syracuse, NY, and went to Duquesne University in Pittsburgh, PA, where he studied pharmacy and earned a Doctor of Pharmacy degree in 2000. While at Duquesne, he met Janine, who is from Carmel, so Joe made the move to central Indiana in 2001. Joe has been with Eli Lilly and Co. since 2001 and currently is a Medical Science Liaison covering half of the Midwest, where he supports the needs of health care professionals in the areas of chronic pain and migraine headache. Joe and Janine have 3 daughters, which keep Joe busy when he is not traveling for work.
Outside of work, Joe is an avid NY Yankees fan and Colts fan, and tries to stay active in order to keep up with his kids and extended family. Joe has been a member of Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Catholic Church since he moved to the area in 2001, was a volunteer youth minister, a member of the parish council, a coach for various sports teams, and he and Janine are mentors for engaged couples preparing for marriage. Joe lives in the Noblesville/Westfield area.
Mary Jolly BrowningPast Board President, The O’Connor HouseSenior Account Executive, Emplify
Mary Jolly Browning
With her extensive background in marketing, sales, and operations at almost every business level, Mary brings a wealth of knowledge to this role for The O’Connor House. As current Director at local tech company Emplify, she is responsible for developing and executing strategies sales development to exceed business objectives and build high performing teams & programs that are laser focused on revenue growth. Mary’s leadership team and internal sales teams rely on Mary for her industry knowledge, tactical insight and dedication to their success.
Prior to this position, Mary was Chief Operating Officer of LeadJen and held various client success, sales and operations roles. In total, she has over 10 years’ experience in the Lead Generation, Marketing & Sales industry. She has lived in Indiana for over 20 years and grew up attending Saint Maria Goretti, Carmel High School, and she earned her bachelor’s degree in Business Administration & Marketing from the University of Dayton. Here, she was a member of Chi Omega and was awarded first place in the Procter & Gamble Marketing Challenge.
She is President of local Indianapolis AA-ISP chapter, a National Association dedicated to improving the performance and professionalism of the Inside Sales industry, and has received the Outstanding Chapter of the Year Award in 2016. She resides in Fishers with her husband Beau, dog & cat.
Kris BussickCo-Founder, The O’Connor House
Kris is the Co-founder of the O’Connor House and strives to help others find truth through God’s word and the teaching of John Paul II’s “Theology of the Body.” She is married to Bill Bussick and they have four children. Kris is passionate about her faith and family and has a heart for those who are struggling under the burdens of life. In 2017 she received the Jefferson award for outstanding community service.
Bill BussickBoard Member, The O’Connor HousePresident, DuraMark Technologies
Prior to founding DuraMark Technologies, Bill was a Senior Vice President of Sales for The Relizon Company and directed the activities of 825 employees with a $500 million sales operation profit and loss responsibility. Under his leadership, the company achieved record revenue and profit growth in 2004 and 2005. Prior to this position, Bill was Vice President of Sales for the Midwest Division and holding various sales management roles. In total, he has over 26 years of experience in the label and printing industry. Bill holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Ball State University. He lives in Noblesville, Indiana with his wife Kris and their 4 children, 2 dogs and 1 horse.
Jill Pettruzi ClarkBoard Member, The O’Connor House
Jill Pettruzi Clark
Jill is a lifelong resident of the Indianapolis area and currently resides in Carmel with her husband Cam. She is the proud mom of three; Cynthia, Eric and Danny, and grandmother to Mila Faith. At the age of 18 years old, Jill lived in a maternity home for four months until the birth of her daughter Cynthia. Jill is passionate about providing hope, wisdom and guidance to The O’Connor House. Jill retired from her banking career in 2019 and enjoys volunteering, reading, hiking and traveling.
Stan CrisciBoard Member, The O’Connor HouseSenior Vice President, RBC Wealth Management
Stan Crisci is a Senior Vice President with RBC Wealth Management. With over 20 years of experience in the finance industry, Stan is a leader in his field. He specializes in developing wealth management plans to help his clients meet their retirement goals, guiding business owners through the process of selling their companies, estate planning, and utilizing option and hedging strategies in the correct situation.
Stan graduated from Ball State with a Bachelor Arts degree in Journalism and Marketing. He and his wife Michelle are both Indiana natives who have lived in Carmel for 25 years. They have three children; Sam, who attends The University of Cincinnati, Lauren who attends Purdue University, and Kylie, a Senior at Guerin Catholic High School. Stan is an active member of St. Louis de Montfort church, where his children also attended grade school. A sports enthusiast and avid golfer, Stan has always enjoyed coaching his kids and watching them compete. As “the baby” of a family of ten, Stan is happiest being surrounded by his large extended family and friends. He is honored to be a part of the O’Connor house and feels passionate about driving their mission
Leslie DoaneBoard Member, The O’Connor HouseSenior Vice President, Human ResourcesDWA Healthcare Communications Group
Leslie Doane serves as the Senior Vice President of Human Resources at DWA Healthcare Communications Group where she has served in a leadership capacity for 17 years. She is a Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) and provides leadership and oversight of a wide range of HR functions including total rewards, employment practices, workforce planning, talent acquisition, talent management and corporate compliance. In her role, she also directs key cultural and engagement initiatives for the organization, which has contributed to the company earning seven Top Workplaces designations.
Leslie graduated from Bowling Green State University in Ohio with a Bachelor of Arts in Communications. She also holds a Certificate in Human Resource Management from IUPUI.
She and her husband returned to the Catholic Church 9 years ago after working in evangelical, Protestant ministry for over 30 years. They are members of Saint Elizabeth Seton Catholic Church. Along with her husband, she serves the parish in building small groups, promoting the New Evangelization and establishing a ministry to welcome Catholic’s home. Her desire to share the mercy, love and redemptive power of Christ to women in crisis has led her to support the O’Connor House ministry as a Board Member.
Leslie and her husband have been married for 45 years; have four adult children and ten grandchildren.
Pete HarringtonBoard Member, The O’Connor HouseChief Operating Officer and V.P. of Sales, Shepherd Insurance
Pete has lived in the Carmel area for over 35 years. He graduated from Carmel High School, then went on to play football at Butler University and graduated with a business administration degree. He met his wife Stacey at Butler and both remain strong Butler sports fans today. Together, they have three children; Reiley attends the University of Dayton, Ellie attends Butler University and Ty is a student at Guerin Catholic High School.
Pete is the Chief Operating Officer and V.P. of Sales for Shepherd Insurance, a fast growing independent insurance agency headquartered in Carmel, IN. Shepherd also has 28 locations across 5 states.
Outside of his family and working at Shepherd Insurance, Pete is passionate about Butler basketball as well as avidly following the Colts. He is also a golfer who not only enjoys playing whenever time allows, but also attending PGA events with friends and family.
Ann Osuntokun, M.D.Board Member,The O’Connor HousePediatrician, St. Vincent Medical Group
Dr. Ann Osuntokun is a pediatrician in Westfield, Indiana and is affiliated with St. Vincent Medical Group – North Westfield Pediatrics. St. Vincent Ascension is a faith based healthcare organization committed to delivering compassionate personalized care to all with special attention to those most vulnerable
Dr. Osuntokun has been practicing for more than 20 years and has served many of the babies and toddlers from The O’Connor House. She resides in the area with her husband and has three children, two who are in college and a freshman at Brebeuf Preparatory School.
Dr. Osuntokun is a passionate advocate for the women served by The O’Connor House. She brings expertise, compassion, and a voice for women and children.
Mark Vollmer, CPA, CGMATreasurer, The O’Connor HouseFounding Partner, The Watermark Group
Mark is a CPA working with the owners and family members of family owned and owner managed businesses primarily in central Indiana helping them make the most of what they’ve got.
Mark is a life-long resident of Indiana, a graduate of Manchester College (1983), and has worked as a CPA since that time. He is married (Bonnie) and lives in Westfield, Indiana, and they have four grown sons, one of which is married. Mark also serves as Chairman of the Financial Oversight Team at Grace Church in Noblesville. Mark and Bonnie enjoy watching sports of all types, especially watching their sons participate in college.