Meet the LifeSmart Leadership and Administrative Team
We are proud to have a staff and board who dedicate themselves to our mission of fostering successful lives by empowering youth to make responsible choices and adopt healthy behaviors.
Chief Executive Officer
Tammie began her career in the corporate sector at Duke Energy where she worked in Employee Relations Safety & Training, Community Affairs, Public Strategies, and Supplier Diversity roles. The last 15 years of her career have been spent in the not-for-profit sector, having served as Sr. Vice President of Public Strategies for The Indy Chamber and President & CEO of TeenWorks. Tammie is also a small business owner of Accent Interior Designs. Tammie has served on numerous boards including The Indianapolis Urban League, The Mayor’s Crime Prevention Taskforce, Tangram, Indiana INTERNnet, The Indianapolis Legal Foundation, and The Indianapolis Cultural Trail. Tammie has been recognized for her accomplishments by the YMCA, National Council of 100 Black Women, and the Governor of Ohio for her work in Supplier Diversity.
Manager, Scheduling and Client Relations
Heather Richards is an Indiana native and is so passionate about LifeSmart Youth’s core values and beliefs. Heather did not have anything like LifeSmart Youth’s school programs growing up. Having spent the last 12.5 years in the healthcare field with team management and customer experience, Heather is excited to bring her skillset into her current role at LifeSmart Youth. In her free time, Heather is a soccer mom, refinishes furniture, and works on restoring her 113 year old home.
Board of Directors
LeRoy Lewis, III, MBA
Community Relations and Health Promotions Liaison, Eskenazi Health
1st Vice President
Jessica Moore, M.A.
Director, Diversity & Inclusion, YMCA of Greater Indianapolis
2nd Vice President
Tami A. Earnhart, JD
Partner, Ice Miller, LLP
Strategic Sourcing Manager, OneAmerica Financial Partners
Una Hartzell-Baird, MPA
Writer, Split-Second Consulting
Enterprise Solution Architect, Resultant
Cydaria Cooke, MBA, MSW, LCSW
Clinical Social Worker/Therapist, Unified Solutions, LLC and The Mental Health Spa, LLC
Rebecca Ford, MBA, MS
Consultant Engineer, Commissioning and Qualification Lead – Global Facilities Delivery, Eli Lilly and Company
Tanya Malone, RN
Forensic Pediatric Nurse, IU Riley Hospital for Children’s Hope Center
Office Manager, Blue & Co., LLC