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The ALS Association Indiana Chapter is here to serve the statewide ALS community - patients, families, friends, caregivers and medical professionals. Please let us know how we can help you.

The ALS Association Indiana Chapter
7202 E. 87th Street, Suite 102
Indianapolis, IN  46256

Phone: (317) 915-9888
Fax: (317) 915-9889
Toll-Free Number: 1(888) 508-3232
Office Hours: Monday-Friday, 9:00am - 5:00pm

Meet YOUR ALS Association Indiana Chapter Staff

From the first time you call our office, attend a fundraiser or a support group meeting, you come in contact with dedicated and passionate individuals who make up our staff! While each has a unique set of duities, together we have one goal: to serve Hoosiers living with ALS and connect them to quality information, resources and support as they navigate life with this devistating disease.

tina kaetzel

Tina Kaetzel, Executive Director 

Where I grew up: Davenport, Iowa

Where I live now: Indianapolis, Indiana (Southside)

Joined the Chapter: 2017

Motivation for working at the Association: I am committed to working in the nonprofit sector and driven by my passion to help others and give back to our community!  I wake up every morning to make a difference in someone's life.  I'm honored to work with the ALS Association, providing direct care and services to Hoosiers living with ALS and their families. 

Hobbies: You will find me digging in the flower garden, trying a new recipe, nose deep in John Grisham books, sipping on fine wine with my husband, Jason, or boating on Lake Monroe.  When you visit the office you may catch me doing pirouettes from 15 years of ballet.


Marcia Scantlen

Marcia Sklare, Bookkeeper

Where I grew up: Indianapolis, Indiana 

Where I live now:  Indianapolis, Indiana (I have lived in St. Louis, MO,  Ithaca, NY and West Lafayette, IN)

Joined the Chapter: 2009

Motivation for working at the Association: I'm movited by the wonderful people living with ALS and their families.  They inspire me to serve the organziation behind-the-scenes in providing the services and support they so deserve in fighting this terrible disease. 

Hobbies: Reading, Traveling, Crafts

Leslie Weaver

Leslie Weaver, MSW, LCSW, LCAC, Care Services Manager

Where I grew up: Valparaiso, Indiana

Where I live now: Southside of Indianapolis, Indiana (Franklin Township)

Joined the chapter: 2016

Motivation for working at the Association: Helping others is not only my career, it is reflective of my own life's purpose.  Joining with individuals and families is a privilege - I am honored to walk alongside each of them during their journey.  I am passionate about assisting families achieve the best quality of life for them and their loved ones and in doing so, I have learned an immense amount about what is most important in this life. 

Hobbies: Reading, Gardening, Playing with my fur babies (Oscar and Oliver)

Judith Williams

Judith Williams, Director of Development

Where I grew up: Indianapolis, Indiana

Where I live now: Naptown (Indianapolis, Indiana) 

Joined the chapter: 2017

Motivation for working at the Association: I believe that we all can make a difference in this world, I am honored to work with a team of people who feel the same. I am inspired by the hope I've seen from the work we do - during our fundraising events and with the support and backing that we offer to research for better care and ultimately a cure for ALS.  I find it rewarding to know that every day I come to work to make a difference in someone's life!  

Hobbies: SINGING!!! (May catch me singing in the office), Loving on my family, friends and fiance, Traveling (working to make this a life priority), Reading, Volunteering