LJC Staff

Tandy Shuck

Executive Director


Tandy Shuck has been at Franklin College since 1993, when she joined the staff as Assistant Director of Counseling. Tandy participated in Leadership Johnson County during the 2000-2001 program year and joined the staff in August of 2001.

Tandy enjoys listening to music, crafting, and spending time with family and friends. She lives in White River Township with her husband Michael and their three children.


Kate Taylor

Marketing and Fundraising Special Events Coordinator
Kate Taylor Leadership Johnson County


Kate Taylor comes to Leadership Johnson County after working in marketing and public relations at Johnson Memorial Hospital in Franklin, Indiana. Kate participated in LJC during the 2011-2012 class and began working in the assistant director position in the summer of 2012.

Kate enjoys traveling, reading and spending time with her family. She and her husband Greg live in Trafalgar with their children Ella and Grayson.


Amy Kelsay

Youth Leadership Academy Coordinator


Amy Kelsay is a 2003 graduate of the LJC Signature Program and has numerous years leading youth groups including 4-H, Junior Leaders, Youth Philanthropy Initiative and Kelsay Farms. 


Lisa Kress

Signature Program and Special Events Manager


Lisa Kress graduated from the LJC Signature Program in 2018 and became the Signature Programs and Special Events Manager in August of 2019. Prior to LJC, Lisa worked on the Wraparound team at Adult and Child Health.

Lisa enjoys spending time outdoors with her husband, Matt, and their two children. Lisa also enjoys coaching swimming in her free time.


Kathleen Ratcliff

Leadership Johnson County Indiana
Select Workshop Coordinator

Kathleen loves to read, scuba dive and spend time traveling with her husband to explore new countries and states. She lives in White River Township with her beagle (Hazel) and cat (Miss Muffet).


Brenda Roach

Administrative Assistant

After retiring from a 22-year career at a major law firm in Indianapolis, Indiana, Brenda joined LJC as its part-time administrative assistant.

Brenda and her husband enjoy playing golf, leading a small group bible study and spending time with their five children and 11 grandchildren (a few at a time, of course).