Dennis L. Southerland

Senior Vice President

Team Responsibility

Since joining Cripe in 1986, Dennis has had a major role in a collaborative sales effort and is one of the firm’s liaisons to clients, both existing and new, and to the community as a whole.

Professional + Community Development

Member – Board of Visitors/Dean’s Advisory Council – Butler University College of Education

Member – Tiger Club – DePauw University

Administrator – Cripe Charitable Foundation

Member – Board of Directors – Paul I. Cripe Inc.

Mentor – Starfish Initiative


Member – Board of Directors – Indianapolis Neighborhood Partnership

Member – Board of Directors – Indiana Alliance of Business Leaders and Educators

Member – Board of Directors – Indianapolis Public Schools Foundation

Member – Board of Directors – Teacher’s Treasures

Vice-Chair – Commission for Proprietary Education – State of Indiana 

President – Board of Directors – MSD of Lawrence Township Foundation 

Member – Board of Directors – Leukemia and Lymphoma Society of Indiana

Education + Certifications

B.A. from DePauw University