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
Cherish Ralls
Vice Chair
Kyle Impson
Treasurer
Joy LaBar
Secretary
Cindy Batt
Board Governance Chair
David Cottrell

Members

Andi Bledsoe
Jeff Bonney
Cher Bumps
Katherine Buxton
Linda Hildebrant
Ken Howell
Mandy LaForge
John Laws
Melanie Marshall
Phillip Mazaheri
Stacy McGinnis
Callie Merritt
Lauren Ottaway Johnson
Toni Parks-Payne
Lisa Putt
Marisa Records
Clayton Taylor, Jr
Brooke Townsend

Young Professionals Board

The Young Professionals Board of Infant Crisis Services is comprised of 30 hardworking young adults, each with specific talents and expertise in areas that help to grow and expand the organization and its mission.

Officers

Chair
Baird Harper
Vice Chair
Bailey Gatewood
Secretary
Kelsey Gilbert
Bingo for Babies Chairs
Libby Howard
Caroline Ikard
Board Liaison
Phillip Mazaheri

Members

Reg Aldrich
Paul Cason
Amy Davis
Dalton Esmond
Lindsey Fry
Jason Hall
Mackenci Hudiburg
Hank Johnson
Taylor Langley
Alexa Lienhard
Whitney Lopez
Randi McLain
Mithun Mansinghani
Dr. Scott Melson
MaryKate Miller
Ashley Rahill
Danny Rivera
Tommy Renouard
Rachel Smith
Sage Smith
Maddie Willis
Clark Wilson

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, Abbey, Ally, and Josh.

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.

ALLISON PARKER
Senior Development Manager

JEANETTE RIVERA
Manager of Client Services

NICOLE SUKENIS
Manager of BabyMobile Services

DANIELLE MORGAN
Development Manager

CHUCK GENTRY
Manager of Inventory Services

AMANADA HOWELL
Manager of Communications

JILLIAN NEVILLE
Community Relations Coordinator

ALEJANDRA VILLAR
Outreach Coordinator

KRISTEN BROWN
Marketing & Creative Coordinator

TRISHA BUNCE
Development Manager

RENEE VINCENT
Volunteer Program Projects Coordinator

BECKY PHILIPS
Clients Services Coordinator

EMILY WALLACE
Volunteer Program Coordinator

ASHLEY BURNETT
Volunteer Program Coordinator

SINTIA LEVARIO
Client Services Coordinator

MARITA ROJAS
Client Services Coordinator

MELISSA RODAS
BabyMobile Client Services Coordinator

YARA GUTIERREZ
BabyMobile Client Services Coordinator

MARIA BALDERAS
Client Services Coordinator

CHAYANNE SALDANA
Client Services Coordinator

JARED FATKIN
Facilities Associate

CHANNA SMITH
Human Resources Administrator

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.