Meet the Team
Carlee Dawodu serves as the Executive Director for Gifts of Grace. Carlee earned her B.S. in Child Development & Family Studies from Purdue University in 2001 and has worked in the foster care and adoption field since that time. Carlee and her husband are the proud parents of six daughters, three through the gift of adoption.
Email Contact: Carlee@giftsofgraceadoption.com
Courtney Winzeler is the Adoption Program Supervisor for Gifts of Grace. Courtney earned her B.S. in Human Services from Purdue University in 2012 and her Masters in Social Work in 2015. Courtney has worked in social work since 2010, predominately at a local pregnancy center and at Gifts of Grace.
Email Contact: Courtney@giftsofgraceadoption.com
Carmen Sheroan serves as the Birth Family Coordinator for Gifts of Grace
Email Contact: Carmen@giftsofgraceadoption.com
Carmen earned her Registered Nurse License from Indiana State University and has worked as a nurse for the last 20 years, primarily in Obstetrics. More recently, Carmen worked for a program that provided education, support and resources to pregnant women. Carmen is excited to be in this new role and looks forward to providing counsel, guidance, encouragement and education to women considering adoption for their child. Carmen is married to her husband, Jason, and is blessed to be raising the best for 4 on the planet!
Vickie Schlene serves as the Office Manager for Gifts of Grace. Vickie graduated from Indiana University as a professional librarian. While attending college she met her husband, Eric, and they have been married for 32 years. Eric works at Purdue as a computer programmer and in his spare time, takes photographs for the Journal and Courier. Eric and Vickie are the proud parents of two grown sons, Marty and Hank. Vickie loves to read, scrapbook, travel, and go on cruises. Vickie truly feels that working at Gifts of Grace is one small way that I can help birth mothers and adoptive families enjoy the greatest blessings that God has given us, our children
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