Board of Directors

Indy Folk Series, Inc. is an all-volunteer organization; we do not have any paid staff.  We are incorporated in the State of Indiana as a not-for-profit corporation, and are currently seeking tax-exempt status from the IRS.

Current Board of Directors:

  • Joe Smiddie-Brush, President
  • Phil Slates, Vice President
  • Brenda Crowe, Secretary
  • Joanne Smiddie-Brush, Treasurer
  • Pam Greene, Director
  • Carla Koertge Cote, Director
  • Melinda Mears, Director
  • Carla Slates, Director
  • Karl Zemlin, Director

You may contact any member of the Board via email at

Our Board of Directors is drawn from our volunteer base.  If you are interested in volunteering with he Indy Folk Series, please talk to one of our friendly volunteers at a concert, there’s a role for you!