Board of Directors

OTB Board of Directors

Outside the Box has a committed and talented Board of Directors. Each one of our Board members brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to our organization, we rely on the Board to make important decisions that will allow us to reach our vision and maintain sustainable business practices.


Valerie Brennan
President of the Board of Directors

As a Principal with a large Accounting firm, her knowledge as a CPA and entrepreneur bring to our organization a keen sense of fiscal responsibility and sustainability.  Her areas of expertise include developing financial planning strategies.


Rhon Tranberg
Vice President of the Board of Directors

For the past 30 years, Rhon has worked with BI Worldwide in the inspiration and performance industry helping Fortune 500 and Fortune 1000 clients to drive engagement, motivation, and business results. He has been in involved in the implementation of solutions within the employee, sales channel and consumer space, working with Global clients, crossing many vertical markets.  Certified in Applied Behavior Economics, he partners with associates and clients to understand the gaps between current performance and desired outcomes – an amazing asset as we seek to evolve our operations.


Marty Post

With more than 20 years of successful experience in sales and management in the pharmaceutical and biotechnology-related products and services, Marty brings a unique perspective, especially as a long term donor and supporter of Outside the Box.


Kelly Perry

Kelly Perry is a tax manager at Watermark CPA Group, working primarily with small businesses and individuals. She serves as the Treasurer for Outside the Box,  Concerts for a Cause, and is the past Treasurer of Impact 100, a collective women’s giving group, serving Not for Profits in Marion and the donut counties. She is also a group facilitator for Brooke’s Place, an organization that provides grief support for children and young adults that have lost a loved one.

She lives in Carmel and enjoys spending time with family and friends, attending concerts, traveling, working out, trying new restaurants, and doing volunteer work.


Kelly Hartman
Cofounder & Emeritus Director

As the CEO of Insights Consulting and Cofounder of Outside the Box, her reputation as an innovative visionary and professional mentor is important in our ongoing organizational development.  Her leadership in the state and membership on the Division of Disability and Rehabilitative Services supports our ongoing education in both local, state and federal initiatives specific to our industry.


Trent Barnes

Trent Barnes joined The Arc Master Trust in April 2014. As a trained social worker, Trent assists beneficiaries who may not have anyone in their lives to help access their trust. Trent helps beneficiaries get to the store to purchase items with funds from their trust, helps address housing and benefit issues, and many other supports.

Paul Boger

Paul Boger currently directs the strategic and operating activity of LiveCarta, a digital publishing start-up, after many years in the publishing and enterprise learning fields. He is also a certified coach, consulting and volunteering with both organizations and individuals.

Debbie Bopp

Experienced Practice Management Director with a demonstrated history of working in the hospital & health care industry. Skilled in Physician Relations, Physician & APP Compensation, Practice Management, Financial Management, Strategic Planning, and Healthcare Consulting. Strong healthcare professional with a Masters Degree focused in Health Administration from Indiana University Bloomington.

Gerald Bush

An influential and highly successful Human Resource Consultant with several years of experience delivering consultative HR approaches with personal integrity, leading critical evaluations, communicating effectively across all levels of the organization, and managing innovative HR initiatives. Understand what it takes to conduct critical evaluations, develop consultative business solutions, and recommend programs that align with the mission and vision of a corporation. Continually demonstrate strong written and oral communication skills and the ability to effectively convey complex information to business leaders across multiple locations.

Tom Enright

Rita Kleinschmidt

Rita is an OTB parent whose son Tony was one of our earliest participants. Rita enjoys being actively involved in supporting Outside the Box.

Dave Pardo

Dave is a practicing attorney and a member of the Indiana State Bar Association.