Junior Achievement (Headquarters)

601 Noble Drive
Fort Wayne, Indiana 46825
Phone: (260) 484-2543
Fax: (260) 483-2133

Click for driving directions. Contact our staff at first.last name @ja.org


JA Staff

Lena Yarian, President
Joni Dietsch, Executive Vice President
Amy Hobbick, Vice President Business Development
Andrea Van Wyngarden, Controller
Sarah Garrison, Senior Director - Education

In-School Programs

Ashley Adamson, Program Manager In-School / JA In A Day Specialist  
Hayli Beck, Program Manager In-School / JA In A Day Specialist
Janet Howard, Program Manager In-School
Jenee' Johnson, Program Manager In-School
Lauren Petrill, Program Manager In-School
Connie Turrin, Program Coordinator In-School & Data Specialist 

Capstone Programs

   JA BizTown®

    Karen Cooper, Program Manager - JA BizTown
    Staci Hauptstueck, Capstone Coordinator - JA BizTown
    Hannah Howard, Capstone Coordinator - JA BizTown    
    Robin Kitchen, Capstone Coordinator / Team Lead - JA BizTown
    Amanda Miller, Capstone Coordinator - JA BizTown
    Kelly Paul, Capstone Coordinator - JA BizTown    
    Anne-Marie Stedge, Capstone Coordinator - JA BizTown
    Jonelle Witte, Capstone Coordinator / Team Lead - JA BizTown
   

   JA Finance Park®

    Julie Regazzi, Program Manager - JA Finance Park
    Lisa Bonecutter, Capstone Coordinator - JA Finance Park
    Tammy Joefreda, Capstone Coordinator / Team Lead - JA Finance Park
    Meredith Leimkuhler, Capstone Coordinator / Team Lead - JA Finance Park 
    Natalie Scruggs, Capstone Coordinator - JA Finance Park
    Cindy Zuber, Capstone Coordinator - JA Finance Park 

Regional Operations

Sarah Fletcher, Director - West Business Unit (Benton-Tippecanoe)
Beth Harsch, Director - Michiana Business Unit (St. Joseph)

Tyson Baker, Area Manager (Kosciusko)
Rachel Burns, Program Manager (Cass-Carroll-Jasper-Newton-Pulaski-White)
Adrienne Dircksen, Program Coordinator (Steuben County)
Stacey Dumbacher, Area Coordinator (LaGrange & Noble counties)
Julie Dyson, Area Manager (Fulton, Miami, & Wabash counties)
Darinda Gres Smith, Program Manager (DeKalb County)
Colleen Hahn, Program Manager (St. Joseph County)
Dawn Horan, Program Manager (Adams, Huntington, Wabash, & Wells counties)
Tyler Jackson, Program Manager (Elkhart County)
Liz Miller, Area Coordinatr (Marshall County)
Barbara Morton, Area Coordinator (Kosciusko)
Luciane Rostagno, Area Coordinator (Benton-Tippecanoe)
Julie Schaufelberger, Area Coordinator (Adams & Van Wert counties)
Lisa Scheller, Area Manager (LaPorte & Starke counties)
Amanda Schwuchow, Program Manager (Benton-Tippecanoe)
Maureen Shippy, Development Manager (Allen, Whitley, & Noble counties)
Kelly Smith, Development Manager (Cass-Carroll-Jasper-Newton-Pulaski-White)
Becki Tomsheck, Program Manager (Berrien, Cass counties)
Jennifer Vanderpool, Development Manager / HR Coordinator (Allen, Huntington & Wells counties)
Jennifer Zimmerman, Regional Manager (Berrien & Cass counties - Michigan)


Fund Raising

Stephen Hilker, Events Manager

Accounting   

Carol Harper, Accountant
Dick Stahl, Accounting Clerk
Jala McLaughlin
, Accounting Specialist 

Production

Angela Elliott, Receptionist   
Lisa Kern, Production Assistant
Krista Spencer, Production Assistant
Abbey Waltke, Production Team Lead 
Taylor Wong, Production Specialist

Building 

Robert Figgs, Maintenance