Our People

Board of Directors

Infant Crisis Services is governed by a volunteer board of directors, each with specific talents and expertise in areas that help to grow and expand the organization and its mission.

Officers

Chair
Kristine Browne
Vice Chair
Cherish Ralls
Treasurer
Joy LaBar
Secretary
Cindy Batt
Board Governance Chair
David Cottrell

Members

Andi Bledsoe
Jeff Bonney
Michael O. Brown
Katherine Buxton
Carolyn Ann Hansing
Linda Hildebrant
Ken Howell
Kyle Impson
Mandy LaForge
Stacy McGinnis
Phillip Mazaheri
Toni Parks-Payne
Marisa Records
Erik Salazar
Tim Scott
Brooke Townsend

Young Professionals Board

The Young Professionals Board of Infant Crisis Services is comprised of 25 hardworking young adults, each with specific talents and expertise in areas that help to grow and expand the organization and its mission.

This year, our board will host it’s 5th Annual Bingo for Babies Fundraiser. Please email Courtney Dickens for more information about how to contribute to the event or become a sponsor.

Officers

Chair
Jessica Wills
Vice Chair
Lindsey Fry
Secretary
Baird Harper
Bingo for Babies Chairs
Bailey Gatewood
Maddie Willis
Board Liaison
Erik Salazar

Members

Alexis Burckart
Caroline Cameron
Paul Cason
Amy Davis
Dalton Esmond
Megan Gelmers
Kelsey Gilbert
Libby Howard
Mackenci Hudiburg
Hank Johnson
Mithun Mansinghani
Dr. Scott Melson
MaryKate Miller
Ashley Rahill
Charlie Rapp
Danny Rivera
Rachel Smith
Sage Smith
Clark Wilson
Tyler Young

Staff

Miki Farris

Executive Director

Miki Farris is a founder and currently serves as the executive director of Infant Crisis Services, Inc. Prior to this, she was the office manager for Melissa Clements, M.D., a career counselor with Career Management Services and a personnel officer at First National Bank of OKC.

Farris founded Infant Crisis Services in 1984 as a part of a Sunday School project at Westminster Presbyterian Church.

Farris is an Oklahoma State University graduate, sustainer in the Junior League of Oklahoma City, board member and past president of the Alumni Board of Leadership OKC, member of the Kiwanis Club of OKC, member of Kappa Kappa Gamma Alumni and an active member of the United Methodist Church of the Servant. She is married to Jim Farris and has three daughters and one son: Jacquelyn age 30, Abbey age 29, Ally age 28 and Josh age 26.

Jennifer Boren

Director of Operations and Finance

Jennifer Boren has worked at Infant Crisis Services since 1997. She is responsible for all operational aspects of the organization. She monitors and manages financial issues; coordinates business affairs between operations and functional departments; manages budgeting, financial accounting, human resources and payroll functions; and supervises client services, warehouse and facilities management staff.

Boren obtained her Bachelor’s Degree in Spanish from the University of Iowa and Master’s of Education from University of Central Oklahoma. She is married to Paul Boren and they have two sons.

Beth Lykins

Director of Volunteer Programs

Beth Lykins has worked at Infant Crisis Services since 2005. She is responsible for overseeing all aspects of the volunteer programs including the Summer Teen Program and Teen Associate Board Program. Lykins is a graduate of the University of Central Oklahoma with a bachelors degree in Child Development. Lykins is a former president of COVA, Central Oklahoma Volunteer Administrators.

Lykins is a member of LifeChurch and is married to Kelly Lykins. They have two children, Ryan and Ryder.

David Quirk

Director of Development and Communications

David Quirk joined the staff at Infant Crisis Services in March 2018 and serves as the Director of Development and Communications. He oversees all fundraising and awareness activities for the organization, including individual, corporate and foundation giving, events, as well as all internal and external communications. He joins the staff with more than 15 years experience in the nonprofit industry.

David is a lifelong Oklahoman, growing up in Poteau, Okla. He graduated from the University of Oklahoma with a Journalism degree and lives in Norman with his wife Lea Ann and his daughter Hannah. He is active in his local church, CrossPointe Church, where he serves as the chair of the general board and is a member of the finance committee.

ALLISON PARKER
Senior Development Manager

COURTNEY THOMAS
Development Manager

JEANETTE RIVERA
Manager of Client Services

NICOLE SUKENIS
Manager of BabyMobile Services

GARRETT HONDRONASTAS
Communications Coordinator

JILLIAN NEVILLE
Community Relations Coordinator

AMANDA HOWELL
Outreach Coordinator

KRISTEN BROWN
Marketing & Creative Coordinator

TRISHA BUNCE
Development Coordinator

RENEE VINCENT
Volunteer Program Projects Coordinator

BECKY PHILIPS
Clients Services Coordinator

KYNSEY LIRA
Family Services Coordinator

DANIELLE MORGAN
Volunteer Program Coordinator

EMILY WALLACE
Volunteer Program Coordinator

CHUCK GENTRY
Manager of Inventory Services

SINTIA LEVARIO
Client Services Coordinator

MARITA ROJAS
Client Services Coordinator

ALEJANDRA VILLAR
BabyMobile Client Services Coordinator

ALISHA COURTNEY
BabyMobile Client Services Coordinator

MARIA BALDERAS
Client Services Coordinator

EUNICE PAGAN
Client Services Coordinator

BRIAN DIEFENDERFER
Associate Volunteer Program Coordinator

ASHLEY COFFMAN
Associate Volunteer Program Coordinator

HANNAH LEON
Associate Volunteer Program Coordinator

CHANNA SMITH
Human Resources Administrator

JARED FATKIN
Facilities Associate

JACQUIE JOHNSON
Executive Assistant

GINNY MURPHY
Accounting Coordinator

Infant Crisis Services, Inc
Donald W. Reynolds Center
4224 N. Lincoln Blvd
Oklahoma City, OK 73105
405-528-3663

Donor door hours are:
Monday – Friday 8:00 am to 5:00 pm and Saturday 9:00 am to 12:00 pm.
Service hours are:
Monday – Friday 9:00 am to 4:00 pm and Saturday 9:00 am to 12:00 pm.