Executive Director

Chief Operating Officer

Office Administrator

Merrillville Field, Quality Assurance, Community Outreach & Social Media Coordinators

Accounts Receivable Administrator

TAC Team

Renee Clyde
Quality Assurance Coordinator

Renee Clyde is responsible for overseeing the daily operations of the Tri-Creek, Munster, Merrillville, and Lake Central school corporations. Her primary responsibility is to assure high quality programming in each of the 16 sites in the company. Renee teaches advanced art to our students and is also actively involved in the annual ArtVenture.

Renee graduated from Queen of Peace High School in Illinois and has been with the company since 2011. Although Renee began as a team member, she quickly was promoted to Site Coordinator and recently assumed the Quality Assurance Coordinator position.

Samantha Russell
Merrillville Field Coordinator

As the Field Coordinator for The Adventure Club in the Merrillville schools, Samantha Russell coordinates five sites. Her responsibilities include program management and operations as well as staffing and training. Ms. Russell also teaches advanced arts to the students in our program.

Samantha graduated from Hobart High School and has been with The Adventure Club since 2012 when she started as a team member and was quickly promoted to a Site Coordinator. She assumed the Field Coordinator position in the 2016-2017 school year.

Tiffany Kendall
Community Outreach Coordinator

Tiffany Kendall, Community Outreach Coordinator, is responsible for heading up The Adventure Club's Kids Helping Kids program (i.e., Shop with a Cop, Riley's Children's Hospital, Alex's Lemonade Stand, and Northwest Indiana Cancer Kids (NICK). As TAC's outreach coordinator, Tiffany has also been involved in the Help a Hero and other initiatives honoring our military. Tiffany is Site Coordinator at Kolling Elementary School.

Prior to coming to The Adventure Club, she was a lead teacher for five years at a local child care center.

Cherron Simes
Social Media Coordinator

Cherron Simes has over 8 years of experience with school-based children's programming. She spent 5 years on the administrative side of things before instructing after school classes, then coming to TAC. In addition to being a Site Coordinator at Bibich Elementary, she also manages TAC's social media platforms as of Summer 2017. She hopes this will be an excellent way to reach a broader audience and encourage more people to take advantage of what TAC has to offer.


The Adventure Club     105 East Joliet Street, Schererville, IN 46375     Phone: 219-865-6283     Fax: 219-225-0069