Our Board

On our board we have Honorary Board Members and Board of Directors

Martin Baier

President & CEO of The International Center

Honorary Consul of France, Indiana.

Guillaume Lacroix

French Consul General in Chicago

Consul General of France, Midwest.

Mario Guerendo

President of the Board

Mario Guerendo is global multicultural business executive. He currently serves as the Global Chief Information Officer for Hanzo Logistics Group – An International logistics provider

Amy Wright


Amy Wright is a partner at Taft where she focuses on trademark, copyright and right of publicity law. She has extensive experience on various Indianapolis boards (Dance Kaleidoscope, Ballet International, New World Youth Orchestra, Indianapolis Men’s Chorus, etc.) About a quarter of her clients are French, and she spends several weeks a year in Paris.

Jocelyne Kongolo


Jocelyne Kongolo is of French, Central-African and Portuguese descent and has been living in Indianapolis for the last 11 years. She has spent the greater part of the professional life in banking; in the last 3 years has transitioned as a self-employed French-Sango-English interpreter for medical and judicial worlds as well as for educational and cultural events. She is also self-employed as a well-being coach. She wishes to bring her experience to benefit and support the mission of the Alliance Francaise.

Robby Kongolo


Robby Kongolo grew up in Île de France (Meaux) and in Maine et Loire (Angers). He moved to Indianapolis in 2005. He has been a member of Alliance Française of Indianapolis since 2013. He occupied several positions in the Board of AFI from 2013 to 2017. He has been teaching French for the past 17 years. He would like to continue serving AFI and the greater Indianapolis in the sphere of Community Relations.