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OUR MISSION: To provide services and supports to people with barriers to attain self-direction, inclusion, personal fulfillment, and productivity in all life areas.

We are dedicated to serving you

DSI's senior leadership team has the years of professional experience and dedication to ensure that our customers receive the best services possible as timely as possible.

DSI has been a model for other service providers for more than 40 years and our record speaks for itself.

Nationally recognized programs and accreditations.

A service region that includes more than 40 counties in Indiana

A comprehensive service menu that includes early intervention and therapy for infants and toddlers, transition to work and the community for high school students, training to help adults live, work, and participate more independently in their community, and support for families and caregivers.

After hours programs and opportunities to volunteer in the community, express one's self through the arts, and cooking classes are also offered to clients wanting to expand their life experiences.

Whatever your personal goals, choices, and aspirations, DSI has the professional leadership to ensure that you get the best resources possible.

Agency Leadership

Shane Burton

Shane Burton

Chief Executive Officer

Mel Fields

Mel Fields

Executive Director of Quality & Programs

Thomas Franke

Thomas Franke

Executive Director of Finance & Administration

Kay Boas

Kay Boas

Director of Facility & Community Services

Linda Clouse

Linda Clouse

Director of Compliance

Charles Lacy

Charles Lacy

Director of Information Technology

Beth Sharpe

Beth Sharpe

Administrative Assistant

Mike Harris

Mike Harris

Director of Human Resources

Pam Pace

Pam Pace

Director of Community Living

Tom Harpring

Tom Harpring

Marketing & Public Relations Officer

Amy Kleinert

Amy Kleinert

Chief Development Officer

Aaron Starr

Aaron Starr

Director of Quality Assurance