Staff Bios

Danielle McGrath

President

Bio Coming Soon

Mindy Westrick

Vice President

Mindy Westrick Brown serves as Vice President for the Indiana Energy Association. Mindy previously served in government affairs roles at Faegre Baker Daniels in Indianapolis for the past 11 years.  Her experience includes lobbying activities at the Indiana General Assembly and before executive branch agencies and cities and towns. Before joining the firm, Mindy worked as an executive assistant in the Marion County Prosecutor’s Office, assisting a trade association and law firm during the Indiana legislative sessions. Mindy also served as executive assistant to the chairman and executive director of the Indiana Republican Party and governor’s intern for the Indiana Gaming Commission.

Mindy earned her bachelor’s degree from the University of Indianapolis, where she graduated summa cum laude from the Honors College, and her Juris Doctorate degree from Indiana University-McKinney School of Law in Indianapolis. She is active with the Government Affairs Society of Indiana and the Indianapolis Bar Association, where she has served in various leadership roles, including on the legislative committee. In addition, she serves at the Secretary for the Republican State Party. 

In 2006-07, she participated in the Richard G. Lugar Excellence in Public Services Series as the youngest local and national member admitted in the program’s first 18 years and now serves on the board of directors for the organization. Mindy also serves on the Metropolitan Development Commission, Marion County Judicial Nominating Committee, National Conference of State Legislatures Host Committee, and as a Marion County Republican precinct committeewoman. Further, she has been an Indiana Republican state delegate since 2006. Westrick is also a graduate of and on the Board of Directors for the Indiana Leadership Forum.

Mindy and her husband, Brian, live in Indianapolis, with their two children.