Meet Our Team
All members of Help Over Hurdles are volunteers. We are passionate about helping Direct Support Professionals reach their highest potential, and are thrilled to be able to help in a financial capacity.
Founder and Board of Directors
Lucy Klym, PhD. is the Chief Strategy Officer at Opportunities For Positive Growth, INC in Fishers, IN. Klym is a Quality Enhancement Specialist for the Council on Quality and Leadership, and she is a subject matter expert in the field of disability supports. Lucy is passionate about Help Over Hurdles for it's recognition in the necessity of sustainability of supports for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
Yvonne Hammond has been a Direct Support Professional for over 16 years. She grew up on a farm in Nebraska, but has lived in Indiana for 30 years. Hammond received her MBA from the University of Illinois. Hammond worked in the marketing and advertising field before becoming a Direct Support Professional. She is very excited to be involved in Help Over Hurdles.