Staff

Tonya Ruble-Richter, Executive Director

Tonya volunteered as a CASA for Voices for Children for 4 years prior to joining our Board of Directors and then eventually becoming the Executive Director. She has twelve years experience working and volunteering directly with families and children, along with 13 years of sales & recruiting experience.

After achieving a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Psychology with a focus on Child Development and Family Studies from Miami University of Ohio, Tonya completed a Master of Science in Education School Counseling and attended Xavier University's Graduate School of Business.



Aubrey McClure, Program Coordinator

Aubrey has been with Voices for Children since December 2015 and has a passion for helping the hurting children in our communities. In addition to her current position at Voices, she has experience working and volunteering in several facets in the community to help effect change in the lives of others. In addition to her work as Program Coordinator, Aubrey also manages several of the Jefferson County volunteers, and serves as the CASA directly on cases as well.

Aubrey obtained a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Cultural Anthropology from Hanover College. She and her husband are currently adopting their child from the foster care system.


Brittany Watson, Volunteer Coordinator

Brittany has been with Voices for Children since December, 2016. As a Jefferson County native, Brittany also has a passion for bettering her community by serving its most vulnerable citizens. She is currently the coordinator responsible for supervising all Ripley County volunteers as well as being a CASA to several children who are currently in the social welfare system.

Brittany has a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Indiana University Southeast and resides in Hanover with her husband and children.


Whitney Rutherford, Volunteer Coordinator

Whitney first came to Voices for Children as a CASA volunteer in February of 2016. Since that time, she has also become a part-time bookkeeper for the program and then a part-time Volunteer Coordinator. She currently manages half of the Jefferson County volunteers for the organization while also serving as a CASA for her own cases as well.

As another Madison native, Whitney was drawn to the organization by her interest in helping children in need in our community.