Membership and Chapter Services

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The Membership and Chapter Services Department at KDP Headquarters is available to serve the needs of our members around the world. Contact one of our friendly staff members for help with any problem or question you may have.

Christopher Whited
Director of Membership & Chapter Services    317.829.1528

“We don’t stop playing because we grow old. We grow old because we stop playing.”
— George Bernard Shaw
Joe Clemmer
Regional Chapter Coordinator, Northeast       317.829.1527

“I think we all can look back fondly on a teacher who was a cornerstone of our school experience. I was fortunate enough to have many. I honor their investment in me by giving back to future teachers.”

Melissa Chrisman
Regional Chapter Coordinator, Southeast       317.829.1550

"After working with homeless high schoolers, I have a new found respect for teachers who fight for all of their students, regardless of their situations. It’s an honor to be part of an organization shaping teachers across the world."

Thomas Ulmet
Regional Chapter Coordinator, Midwest       317.829.1530

"Any teacher who sees his or her students with all their potential and can instill a love for learning in them despite the challenges that face educators today is an inspiration to me."
Amber Ellington
Regional Chapter Coordinator – West, Online, Community Colleges, and International Chapters       317.829.1526

“I have come to believe that a great teacher is a great artist and that there are as few as there are any other great artists. It might even be the greatest of the arts since the medium is the human mind and spirit.”
— John Steinbeck
Meagan Scheeffer
Community Development Coordinator       317.829.1529

"When I was a kid I couldn’t read well but after the time and love that a teacher gave me, it sparked a love for reading that continues today. It is in the stories that I find adventure, history, and truths that I could never find without them."