507 N Main St,
Huntingburg, IN 47542






Teen Outback Board Members

Our Board of Directors is composed of 10 volunteer members who donate their time -- not only to our monthly meetings, but also to the youth events that are offered to all area youth each month. Their dedication and enthusiasm drives our mission of providing a safe place for all of our area youth.

Brad Buechler, Vice President

Brad is the son of Kevin & Jen Buechler of Huntingburg, he has one sister Megan. He is a 2013 graduate of SHS, and graduated from Vincennes University with a degree in Information Technology. He is employed with Kimball as a computer technician. He also serves as a member of the Huntingburg Volunteer Fire Department. Brad has been volunteering at the Teen Outback for 12 years and has been a member of the board for 5 years. When asked what inspired him to joing the Teen Outback board, Brad said, "I enjoy being active in our community and working with the youth while giving them a safe haven to have fun."

Ralph Begle, Treasurer

Ralph has been on the youth board since 1997, former past president. Army veteran, graduated from Brescia College, employed as a loan officer for the past 40 years, presently employed at Freedom Bank. Married to M Diane (Luebbehusen), they are parents of 3 children who are all teachers.

Jennifer Buechler, Secretary

I am Jennifer Buechler, I live in Huntingburg with my husband, Kevin, and our two children, Brad and Megan. I graduated form Southridge High School then VUJC, and am now a secretary for Schmutzler Agency. I have volunteered for many years at the Huntingburg Teen Outback and have been a board member since 2012. I believe the Teen Outback provides a fun and safe place for teens and pre-teens to be with their friends. I enjoy seeing a great facility being used for the future generations of our community!

Jason King

Jason is the son of Andy & Martha King of Huntingburg; he has two brothers, Justin & Adam. Jason graduated from Southridge in 2013, then from the University of Southern Indiana with a degree in Accounting. He currently works for Kimball Electronics as an Internal Auditor. Jason has been a member of the Teen Outback for 3 years. He was inspired to join the board because he attended the Teen Outback himself as a kid and wanted to give back to the community.

Shawn Layton

I live right outside Huntingburg with my husband, Joe, and daughter, Sidney. I graduated from Forest Park High School and spent 5 years in the United States Navy. I am currently employed as a dental assistant. I have been my daughters Girl Scout leader since she was in the 1st grade, and I really enjoy volunteering and working with the children. The Teen Outback is a wonderful way to do that.

Joe Layton

After graduating from Southridge High School Joe served in the United States Air Force. He's married to Shawn and together they have a daughter, Sidney. He is also the father of Makenzie Schaefer and Cheyenne Layton. He enjoys working with the youth and he is doing his part in making the Teen Outback the best it can be.

Kyla King

My name is Kyla King. I live in Huntingburg with my husband, Craig, and two children, Cohen and Kalyn.  I work at German American Bank as a Financial Center Support Specialist, and I have been with GAB for 17 years.  I am very active in the PTO at Huntingburg Elementary School.  I enjoy volunteering my time to help out with the youth in our community at The Teen Outback, and have been a board member here since 2015.

Don Foerster

My name is Don Foerster, and I live in Ferdinand, IN. I grew up in Tell City and graduated college from the University of Evansville. I am employed by the City of Huntingburg as their Safety Director.  Outside of the Teen Outback, I am involved with Dubois County LEPC, 911 Advisory Board, Red Cross Dubois County Health Advisory, Board of Zoning Appeal, as well as coaching numerous youth sports teams. I was inspired to join the Teen Outback board by working to help kids improve their well-being.

Mallory Alles

My name is Mallory Alles. I live in Jasper with my Yorkie-Poo, Lily! I graduated from Indiana University in 2016 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work, and from the University of Southern Indiana with my Master’s in Social Work. Outside of the Teen Outback, I am heavily involved with Mentors for Youth and Young Life. I joined the Teen Outback Board in April 2017 because I love working with the youth in our area and I believe the Teen Outback provides a fun, positive, and safe environment to do so.

Gina Flick

My name is Gina Flick and I live in Huntingburg with my husband, Terry, and son, Reid. I have two other sons, Neil and Ben. All three have enjoyed attending events at the Teen Outback over the years. I graduated high school in Loogootee and college at Indiana State University with a degree in accounting. Currently, I work at the City of Huntingburg as an Office Manager and HR Director. I am actively involved with the Young Life organization when I am not helping at the Teen Outback. I chose to join the board here because I like working with youth, and I think the Teen Outback is a great asset to our community!

Amanda Calderon

Hi! I am Amanda Calderon. I am the Youth Director at the Huntingburg Teen Outback. I live in Huntingburg with my husband Jose and my 5 daughters Aylah, Taryn, Lily, Scarlett, and Cambria. I came to the Teen Outback in middle school and high school! I always had a great time with my friends! My parents liked me coming to a drug and alcohol free place to hang out with my friends and socialize in a safe place. I cant wait to be a big part of the community and help our local youth have the same great experiences that I did!

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