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Indianapolis-based OneAmerica Financial Partners Inc. has named Allison Melangton to its board of directors. She currently serves as president of the Indiana Sports Corp. and led the 2012 Indianapolis Super Bowl Host Committee. November 26, 2013
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - The board of directors for OneAmerica Financial Partners Inc. announced today that it has elected Indiana Sports Corporation President Allison Melangton as its newest member.
Melangton served in a variety of roles at Indiana Sports Corporation from 1994-2008, including leading Indianapolis's successful bid to host the 2012 Super Bowl. In 2008, she accepted the position of president and CEO for the 2012 Indianapolis Super Bowl Host Committee. In this role, she was largely responsible for one of the most successful Super Bowl experiences in history. As a result of her leadership, more than 1.1 million people visited downtown Indianapolis during Super Bowl week, $154 million were invested in the city's Near Eastside through the Legacy Project, and a number of community, youth and green initiatives were implemented impacting hundreds of thousands of individuals. She returned to Indiana Sports Corporation as president in 2012.
"Allison is a proven leader who understands what it takes to achieve an organization's vision," said Dayton H. Molendorp, chairman and CEO of OneAmerica. "Her unique experiences, strong marketing background and keen insights will add to the already diverse expertise of our board."
Melangton is a graduate of Colorado State University with a bachelor of arts in Sports Administration. Prior to joining Indiana Sports Corp, she directed national and international events for 11 years for Indianapolis-based USA Gymnastics. Melangton also worked at eight Olympic Games, including time as an associate producer for NBC Sports, and has won five Emmy Awards for her work.
"I am honored to join the leadership of OneAmerica and am looking forward to serving with the incredible team on the board of directors," said Melangton. "OneAmerica's vision, values and goals define the company, and their leadership principles align with my personal values. I am proud to join an organization that represents the best in corporate America."
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