Holcomb Makes Commission Appointments

Posted: Updated:
INDIANAPOLIS -

Governor Eric Holcomb has made another round of appointments to various boards and commissions. They include the Indiana War Memorials Commission, the Indiana Arts Commission and the newly-created Bicycle Trails Task Force.

The appointments include:

Veterans’ Affairs Commission

  • Major General Erika Steuterman of West Lafayette will join the commission and serve as chair. Her term expires July 1, 2018.
  • Former Indianapolis Mayor Greg Ballard of Indianapolis will join the commission. His term expires July 1, 2018.
  • Greg Baker of Franklin will continue to serve on the commission. His term expires July 1, 2018.
  • Richard Caldwell of Columbus will continue to serve on the commission. His term expires July 1, 2018.
  • Kevin Coley of Greenwood will continue to serve on the commission. His term expires July 1, 2018.
  • Kenneth Hylton of Sunman will continue to serve on the commission. His term expires July 1, 2018.
  • Jay Kendal of Roann, the County Veterans Service Officer for Miami County, will continue to serve on the commission. His term expires July 1, 2018.

Indiana War Memorials Commission

  • Bruno Riboni of Granger will continue his service on the commission. His new term begins August 1, 2017 and expires July 31, 2020.

Indiana State Department of Health Executive Board

  • Joanne Martin of Indianapolis will continue to serve on the board. Her new term begins August 1, 2017 and expires July 31, 2021.
  • Robin Marks of Indianapolis will continue to serve on the board. Her new term begins August 1, 2017 and expires July 31, 2021.
  • Suellyn Sorensen of Indianapolis will continue to serve on the board. Her new term begins August 1, 2017 and expires July 31, 2021.
  • Patricia Spence of Indianapolis will continue to serve on the board. Her new term begins August 1, 2017 and expires July 31, 2021.
  • Blake Dye of Fishers will continue to serve on the board. His new term begins August 1, 2017 and expires July 31, 2021.

Indiana Arts Commission

  • Anne Penny Valentine of Carmel will join the commission. Her term expires June 30, 2021.
  • Laurie McRobbie of Bloomington will join the commission. Her term expires June 30, 2021.
  • Allen Platt of Floyds Knobs will continue to serve on the commission. His term expires June 30, 2021.
  • Linda Levell of Vincennes will continue to serve on the commission. Her term expires June 30, 2021.
  • Jennifer Perry of Terre Haute will continue to serve on the commission. Her term expires June 30, 2021.

Indiana Real Estate Commission

John “Jack” McCombs of Hamilton will join the commission. His term begins August 1, 2017 and expires July 31, 2021.

Paul Boyter of Chesterton will continue his service on the commission. His new term begins August 1, 2017 and expires July 31, 2021.

Suzan Cox of South Bend will continue her service on the commission. Her new term begins August 1, 2017 and expires July 31, 2021.

Charles Shook of West Lafayette will continue his service on the commission. His new term begins August 1, 2017 and expires July 31, 2021.

Norman McClain of Indianapolis will continue his service on the commission. His new term begins August 1, 2017 and expires July 31, 2021.

John Briscoe of Evansville will continue his service on the commission. His new term begins August 1, 2017 and expires July 31, 2021.

Pamela Lumley of Sellersburg will continue her service on the commission. Her new term begins August 1, 2017 and expires July 31, 2021.

Bicycle Trails Task Force (all members serving at the pleasure of the governor)

  • Rep. Wes Culver (R-49)
  • Mitch Barloga of Crown Point, transportation manager for the Northwest Indiana Regional Planning Commission
  • Kyle Hannon of Elkhart, president and CEO of the Greater Elkhart Chamber of Commerce
  • Mayor SuzAnne Handshoe of Kendallville
  • Bruce Kimball of Carmel, representing the Central District of Carmel on the Carmel City Council
  • Dean Peterson of Indianapolis, head cycling coach of Marian University
  • Vincent Griffin of Indianapolis, recently retired from the Indiana Chamber
  • Paul Grayson, executive vice president of the Indianapolis Zoo
  • Jeffrey Smallwood of Avon, retired from Eli Lilly & Company
  • Andrew Forrester of Madison, director of community relations for the City of Madison
  • Justin Schneider of Columbus, director of state government relations at Indiana Farm Bureau
  • Kara Kish of Terre Haute, superintendent of the Vigo County Parks & Recreation Department
  • Additionally, the Governor appointed Dr. Jerome Adams and Joe McGuinness, in their roles as State Health Commissioner and Commissioner of the Department of Transportation, to join the task force or to designate members of their departments to serve, as well as Rebecca Holwerda to serve as the Governor’s designee.

Indiana State Coroners Training Board

Philip Zahm of Huntington will join the Board. He serves at the pleasure of the governor.

  • Perspectives

    • School District Raises Questions About ILEARN

      Like all schools in Indiana, we were disheartened at the ILEARN results for school year 2018. We would like to raise several questions concerning this test as it relates to college and career readiness for our students. The annual Indiana Statewide Assessment (this year’s ILEARN) has been developed to evaluate college and career readiness at all levels tested. We are very troubled by our lack of understanding of what indicators in the test evaluate...

    More

Subscribe

Name:
Company Name:
Email:
Confirm Email:
HTML
INside Edge
Morning Briefing
BigWigs & New Gigs
Life Sciences Indiana
Indiana Connections
INPower
Subscribe
Unsubscribe

Events



  • Most Popular Stories

    • Purdue University ranks #7 for Best Value in a college education in the U.S., according to the Wall Street Journal

      Two Indiana Schools Break Top 50 List of Best Colleges

      The Wall Street Journal and the Times Higher Education magazine have released their annual list of the top 801 colleges and universities in the country. Two Hoosier universities are included in the top 50.

    • Purdue to Open Chick-Fil-A Amid Protests

      Citing overwhelming demand for Chick-fil-A’s food and services, Purdue University has announced it will allow the restaurant to open on campus. The university has been at the center of a debate over the Georgia-based food chain. 

    • Buttigieg to Lead Task Force on Automation

      South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg will Friday launch a task force aimed at preparing for the effects of automation at the U.S. Conference of Mayors Winter Meeting. The mayor's office says “Automation and the Impacts on America’s Cities” will include mayors from throughout the country.

    • Sports betting is now legal in Indiana

      Protecting Data Integrity as Sports Betting Grows in Indiana

      Casinos across the state are opening sports betting parlors this week, legally allowing gamblers in Indiana to place bets on professional and some collegiate sports. Some opponents of the law are concerned the integrity of sports is at risk. Others are worried about the integrity of the data used by odds makers in the now-legal betting houses. “There's a mechanism in place that can stop that from happening, or curtail it from happening in the future,” explains...

    • (photo courtesy Cummins)

      Cummins Completes Deal for Fuel Cells Producer

      Columbus-based Cummins Inc. (NYSE: CMI) has closed on its acquisition of Hydrogenics Corp., a fuel cell systems provider in Canada. Cummins says the $290 million deal helps push the company towards a wider range of power technologies, including fuel cells and hydrogen-fueled sectors.