Board of Directors

2019-2020 OFFICERS AND VICE CHAIRS


Chairman Elect
Curt Begle
Berry Global


Secretary
Beth McFadin Higgins
McFadin Higgins & Folz


Treasurer
Keith Messmer
BKD, LLP


Immediate Past Chairman
Jim Sandgren
Old National Bank


Vice Chair, Advocacy & Public Policy
Luke Yaeger
Commerce Bank


Vice Chair, Quality of Place
Jeff Justice
Hafer PSC


Vice Chair,
Workforce Development
To Be Determined


Vice Chair, Small Business & Entrepreneurship
John Lamb
German American Bank


Vice Chair, Membership Engagement
& Operational Excellence

Lisa Slade
Slade Print


Vice Chair, Branding Awareness
Pete Paradossi
Evansville Regional Business Committee


President & CEO
Tara Barney
Southwest Indiana Chamber


Vice-President & CFO
Ellen Knapp
Southwest Indiana Chamber


Board of Directors


Brad Ellsworth
Vectren South


Kyle Fields
SS&C Technologies


Brant Flores
PMG Tree Care & Landscape


M. Michelle Hudson
Shrode Agency, Inc.


Guy Jackson
BWX Technologies


W. Kerry Jackson
Shoe Carnival, Inc.


Tony Krampe
Henderson Co. Chamber of Commerce
Old National Bank


Darin Lander
Old National Bank


Stacey McNeill
Tropicana Evansville


Keith M. Messmer
BKD, LLP


Kelly Mitchell
Warrick Co. Chamber of Commerce
SIRS


Brad Muehlbauer
Koch Air, LLC


Pepper Mulherin
AT&T


Michael O’Daniel
D-Patrick, Inc.


Bernard Peter
Warrick Co. Chamber of Commerce


Doug Petitt
United Companies


Christopher Pietruszkiewicz
University of Evansville


Arthur Pike
RB


Paula Pinkstaff
Toyota Indiana


Jennifer Raibley
Fifth Third Bank


Cindy Staples
AstraZeneca


Scott Thomas
Skanska


Dr. Matt Thompson
MSD of Mt. Vernon


Patty Vanoven
Gibson Co. Chamber of Commerce

Mayor Lloyd Winnecke
City of Evansville