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

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

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

Lauren Fox, Assistant Facilities Manager

Marcella Ettinger, Childcare Coordinator

Katelyn Lipa, Crisis Intervention Services Coordinator

Pamela Sojka, Crisis Intervention Services Coordinator

Sheila Zintsmaster Doran, Facilities Manager

Liz Franklin, Family Advocate

Heather Davis, Legal Advocate

Sharon Groeger, Legal Advocate

Virginia White, Legal Advocate

Sara Huntington, Outreach Coordinator

Sam Harrell, Prevention Educator

Bev Carson, Resident Advocate

Miranda Ettinger, Resident Advocate

Connie Kinser, Resident Advocate

Mary Stalcup, Resident Advocate

Donna Storm, Triage Specialist


Donna Hackney, Accounts Manager

Jack McGrew, Development Manager

Jaci Kiktavy, Events Coordinator

Rene Llewellyn, Grants Manager

Nancy Schroyer, Human Resources

Sarah Hunt, Outreach Communications Coordinator


(812) 337-4510

Michelle Kern, Crisis Intervention

Lenora Binkley, Facilities Manager

Evelyn Smith, Community Outreach Coordinator

Vicky Pollitt, Resident Advocate

Martha Voyles, Resident Advocate

Monte Simonton, Youth Program Coordinator

Priscilla Cuevas, Youth Program Coordinator

Protective Order Assistance Partnership

 Located in the office of the Monroe County Clerk

Stephanie Waller, Legal Advocate


Heidi Weaver, County Service Specialist


Greene County Outreach Office

(812) 384-8769

Christa Turpin, Advocate

Carol Byers, Advocate

Samantha Edwards,  Advocate


Martin County Outreach Office

(812) 295-2993

Lisa Muench, Advocate


Owen County Outreach Office


Kathy Talkington, Advocate

Deborah Underhill, Advocate