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
Kyle Impson
Vice Chair
Joy LaBar
Treasurer
Jeff Bonney
Secretary
Melanie Marshall, M.D.
Board Governance Chair
Andi Bledsoe

Members

Cindy Batt
Cher Bumps
Katherine Buxton
Carol Clark
Dr. Sharri L. Coleman
David Cottrell
Tiffany Eitzmann
John Laws
Melanie Marshall, M.D.
Callie Merritt
Lauren Ottaway Johnson
Lisa Putt
Cherish Ralls
Marisa Records
Muhammet Ali Sezer
Clay Taylor
Brooke Townsend
Annette White-Klososky
Afiya Wilkins

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.

Applications for the Young Professionals Board are accepted here year-round and reviewed in October for membership the following year.

Officers

Chair
Whitney Lopez
Vice Chair
Jason Hogsett
Secretary
Zack Smith
Bingo for Babies Chairs
Taylor Langley
Annie Stuart

Members

Claire Ashworth
Doug Brown
Danielle Campbell
Katie DeMuth
Allison Dumas
Christine Edwards
Jordan Edwards
Emily Ellis
Kelsey Gilbert
Claire Gilchrist
Rachael Groves
Jason Hall
Mandi Hanstein
Libby Howard
Alex Lemay
Jefte Lozano
Michael Myers
Devin Nelson
Nicole Papac
Krishan Patel
MaryKate Poss
Erin Randall
Hannah Riemenschneider
Alyssa Slayton
Natalie Turner

STAFF

Directors

Miki Farris

Executive Director

Miki Farris is a founder and currently serves as the executive director of Infant Crisis Services. 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.

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

Miki 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.

Jennifer 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 all aspects of the volunteer programs including individual volunteering, group volunteering, off-site opportunities, virtual opportunities, and the Summer Teen Program. She is also the Director Liaison for the Independent Fundraising Committee. Beth obtained her bachelor’s degree in Child Development and Family Life Education from the University of Central Oklahoma. She is a former president of COVA, Central Oklahoma Volunteer Administrators, Former Vice President of her local 522 Ambulance Board, and currently volunteers her spare time at her church. Beth is a member of New Song Church and has been married to Kelly Lykins and they have two sons.

Allison Parker

Director of Development and Communications

Allison Parker has worked at Infant Crisis Services since 2017. She is responsible for all things fundraising – special events, planned giving, in-kind drives, and donor relationships. She also oversees external communications and outreach. Allison was born and raised in Norman, OK, and obtained a B.A. in English Literature from the University of Kansas. She previously worked in development at the Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation and is the past president of AFP Oklahoma (Association of Fundraising Professionals). She is also an active member of Junior League of Oklahoma City. Allison and her husband, Spencer, live in central Oklahoma City with their daughter, Rowan.

Volunteer Program

BabyMobile Program

Renee Vincent

Manager of Volunteer Programs

Melissa Rodas

Manager of BabyMobile Services

Alejandra Villar

Senior Volunteer Program Coordinator

Yara Gutierrez

Manager of BabyMobile Services

Lindsay Miller

Volunteer Program Coordinator

Dalia Hernandez

BabyMobile Client Services Coordinator

Natalie Gutierrez

BabyMobile Client Services Coordinator

Development

Client Services

Kelsi Jones

Development Manager

Sintia Levario

Manager of Client Services

Katie Kastl

Development Manager

Chayanne Saldana

Client Services Coordinator

Jacquie Johnson

Executive Assistant

Becky Philips

Client Services Coordinator

Lexi Dickens

Creative Coordinator

Marita Rojas

Client Services Coordinator

Riley Benson

Development Coordinator

SanJuana Rincon

Client Services Coordinator

Accounting

Inventory Services

Jared Fatkin

Accounting Coordinator

Chuck Gentry

Manager of Inventory Services

Danielle Garrett

Facilities Coordinator 

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

Donor door hours are:
Monday – Friday 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Service hours are:
Monday – Friday 9:00 am to 4:30 pm