Your ILC Team

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Giancarlo Di Mizio

Education Director

Giancarlo Di Mizio Jr. is a native Italian and fluent Spanish speaker who grew up in the heart of Rome, but his family has put down roots in Indiana. In addition to over a decade of language teaching experience, his diverse professional experiences from majoring in psychology and biology at Purdue and serving as regional manager for a family restaurant make him uniquely suited to his role. As the Education Director for Indy Language Center, he is responsible for daily managements of our Carmel, IN location as well as setting the mission and general policies of the school. He thinks the best thing about his role is creating community and bringing people together speaking each other's languages and experiencing each other's cultures.

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Hannah Min

Student Coordinator

Hannah has a passion for cultural exchange, international student services and study abroad. She's an Indiana native who loves traveling. She received her Master's in International Education from the Middlebury Institute of International Studies and continued her profession working as an international student advisor, programmer and teacher in California before she returned to Indiana. Hannah joined our team in June 2021 and is excited to help others develop their language skills and talents!

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Saskia Graddy

School Administrator

A native of The Netherlands, Saskia permanently settled in the USA about 14 years ago. She worked for a Fortune 500 company, managing customer support, warranty administration and channel development activities for the Europe, Middle East and Africa regions. Saskia’s language skills were of great benefit in the day-to-day execution of her work. Besides English and Dutch, she speaks German, French and some Spanish. Saskia is passionate about linguistics and multi-cultural cooperation. She handles supports our language teachers and handles the day-to-day scheduling, billing and general operations for our school.

Indy Translations Team

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Kelly Hocker

CEO/Managing Partner

A managing partner and co-founder of the company, Kelly earned degrees from Indiana Wesleyan University and Indiana University. Kelly devotes his time primarily to overseeing the daily operations of Indy Translations, but is also active in the company’s financial operations and marketing initiatives. Kelly brings with him a diverse background in business, including marketing, project management and accounting which assures that the company runs smoothly and customers receive the highest degree of service.

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Bill Zart

Director of New Business & Translations/Managing Partner

Bill is a linguist and translator who received his B.A. in Russian, Spanish and French and his M.A. in Russian and Spanish linguistics from Purdue University. He also studied at the Pushkin Institute in Moscow. Earlier on in his career, he taught Russian, Spanish, French, Portuguese, American Sign Language and English as a Second Language, working at Purdue University, Marian College, LTC, ELS, Ivy Tech, IUPUI and IUPUC. Bill is the co-founder of Indy Translations. He is a member of the American Translators Association, the Midwest Association of Translators and Interpreters, and the American Council of Teachers of Russian.

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Jonathon Henley

Project Manager/South Florida Office Manager

Jonathon Henley joined our team in August 2006 as a full-time project manager. He is from Indianapolis and a graduate of Indiana University Bloomington, having earned a Bachelor's Degree in both German and International Studies. Prior to graduating IU, Jonathon studied for an academic year abroad from 2004-2005 at the University of Freiburg in Germany. In the summer of 2004, he also interned with Indy Translations, assisting with translations and the teaching of an immersion class, developing marketing and promotion skills, and using extensive research with database building for client referrals at our offices in Indianapolis and North palm Beach. Since May 2014, he had headed our South Florida operations.

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Annamaria Proksch

Project Manager/St. Louis area Office Manager

Anna Proksch joined our team in September 2005 as a full-time project manager. A native of Varese, Italy, she started her studies at the University of Milan. After moving to New York in August 1999, she finished her studies at SUNY Geneseo and graduated with a major in French and a degree in Foreign Languages and Literature. Her knowledge of Italian and French combined with her outstanding communication and organization skills make her a perfect fit for Indy Translations. She works from our St. Louis, Missouri location.