Indiana Children’s Wish Fund has promoted J’Lynn Benner Cooper to director of wish operations. She joined the organization in 2014 as special events and project manager. In her new role, Cooper will oversee special events including Portrait of Wishes gala, Republic Airways "Pulling for Wishes" Airplane Pull, Caroline Symmes Celebrity Softball event, Wish Fund Golf Classic and Hyatt’s Christmas in the Kitchen event. She will also work closely with statewide companies and vendors who support Indiana Children’s Wish Fund and overall day-to-day operations for the organization.

Prior to joining Indiana Children’s Wish Fund, Cooper worked for Group One Communications, Brookdale Senior Living and BR Associates (now Servus).