April Allford Marketing & Public Relations
April E. Allford joined Meals on Wheels of Hancock County as PR & Marketing Coordinator in April of 2019. A New Palestine native, April has worked in the nonprofit, newspaper, magazine, renewable energy and pharmaceutical sectors. She is a professionally trained journalist, public relations specialist and social media maven skilled in multimedia content creation, graphic arts, public relations, fundraising and stand-up comedy. The Society of Professional Journalists, Colorado Press Association, Colorado Mountain News Media and Purdue Exponent have recognized April for her notable writing and graphic design achievements. April is a Purdue University and Poynter Institute for Media Studies alumna who thrives in a creative, idea-cultivating environment. She also loves to help people laugh away their worries.
Kandice Conner Volunteer & Special Projects Coordinator
Kandice Conner began working with Meals on Wheels of Hancock County as a volunteer driver, then joined the team in June of 2017 as Program Coordinator. She now fills the role of Volunteer & Special Projects Coordinator, helping plan many of Meals on Wheels’ most popular fundraising events including bingos and Boots & Bourbon. Kandice was born and raised in Hancock County, and serves as an EMT with Sugar Creek Township. She also farms with her husband, Kyle, while raising two young children, Kash and Kinley. They raise Hereford cattle, show Clydesdales and grow corn and soybeans. Kandice is a member of Tri Kappa, Hancock County Community Foundation women’s group, Hancock County 4-H Livestock Auction, and is a 10-year 4-H member. She enjoys traveling and helping others with service and gratitude.