Eric Holcomb Statewide Address 032321
(photo courtesy of Governor Eric Holcomb’s office)

Governor Eric Holcomb has announced several appointments to various state boards and commissions. They include the State Board of Dentistry and Ball State University’s Board of Trustees.

The appointments include:

Behavioral Health & Human Services Licensing Board

The governor made six reappointments to the board, who will serve until September 30, 2025:

  • Elizabeth Cunningham (Carmel), psychiatrist with Community Health Network
  • Jackie Eitel (Greencastle), business development manager for the Indiana Health Information Exchange
  • Kelley Gardner (Indianapolis), director of operations with Eskenazi Health
  • Andrew Harner (Indianapolis), clinical manager for social work with Riley Hospital for Children
  • Kimble Richardson (Indianapolis), manager of business development at Community Health Network
  • Stephan Viehweg (Greenfield), associate director of the Riley Child Development Center and assistant research professor of pediatrics at the IU School of Medicine

The governor also made three new appointments to the board, who will serve until September 30, 2025:

  • Dianna Cooper-Bolinskey (Terre Haute), partner and practitioner with Wabash Valley Therapy, LLC, and associate professor at Campbellsville University
  • Jon Ferguson (Carmel), behavioral health manager for Ascension St. Vincent, Carmel Clay Schools
  • Martin Justice (Vevay), division director for addiction services at Community Mental Health Center

Board of Trustees of Ball State University

The governor made two reappointments to the board, who will serve until December 31, 2025:

  • Renae Conley (Chicago, IL), CEO of ER Solutions, LLC
  • Mike McDaniel (Indianapolis), executive director of governmental affairs for Krieg DeVault

The governor also made one new appointment to the board, who will serve until December 31, 2025:

  • Julie Griffith (Carmel), executive vice president for Strategy, Partnerships and Outreach for IN3 (Indiana Innovation Institute)

Judicial Nominating Commission for the Supreme Court and Court of Appeals

The governor made one new appointment to the commission, who will serve until December 31, 2024:

  • Danny Lopez (Carmel), vice president for External Affairs and Corporate Communications with Pacers Sports & Entertainment

State Board of Dentistry

The governor made two reappointments to the board, who will serve until November 30, 2025:

  • Ted Reese, DDS (Indianapolis), principal of Indianapolis Dentistry
  • Jeffrey Snoddy, DDS (Terre Haute), principal of Terre Haute Family Dental

The governor also made four new appointments to the board, who will serve until November 30, 2025:

  • Tammera Glickman (Carmel), assistant general counsel of the Indiana Department of Administration
  • Matthew Kolkman, DDS (Fort Wayne), owner of Grabill Family Dentistry
  • Twyla Rader, LDH (Danville), dental hygienist with Brownsburg Dental Professionals and clinical assistant professor with the Indiana University School of Dentistry
  • Edward Sammons, DDS (West Lafayette), principal of Lafayette Pediatric Dentistry & Orthodontics

Underground Plant Protection Advisory Committee

The governor made five reappointments to the committee, who will serve until October 31, 2025:

  • Angela DeKemper (Mt. Vernon), supervisor of land/legal and right of way with Countrymark Refining and Logistics, LLC
  • Rick Smith (DeMotte), gas operations compliance manager with NIPSCO
  • Scott Sontag (Plainfield), COO of JDH Contracting
  • Blaine Walters (Carmel), quality manager at USIC
  • Benjamin Warren (Greenfield), director of gas transmission and distribution at Citizens Energy Group

The governor also made two new appointments to the committee, who will serve until October 31, 2025:

  • Bruce Dickie (Bremen), manager of safety and resources with Selge Construction
  • Justin Sell (Carmel), director of operations and technology with the Underground Safety Alliance