The Cardinal Services Board of Directors has named Matthew Boren the nonprofit’s new executive director. Boren, who was serving as executive vice president, has been with the Warsaw-based organization for 16 years.
Boren’s experience at Cardinal includes support to individuals with disabilities in their homes and in the community, helping people with disabilities find employment and succeed in the workplace as well as oversite of children and family programs.
“Having worked with Matt over a long period, members of the Board have tremendous confidence in his leadership abilities and are excited for Cardinal’s future under his guidance,” said Cardinal Board Chair Angie Ritchey.
The nonprofit says Boren takes over as Cardinal Services has formed a partnership with Easterseals Arc of Northeast Indiana that will allow them to remain independent nonprofits but work together.
“This formal alignment partnership will allow both organizations to share best practices and gain efficiencies in important areas,” Cardinal Interim Chief Executive Officer Jane Wear said. “Easterseals Arc has a statewide reputation as a leader in our field, and their strengths and resources will complement ours. We are excited to be working together and laying the foundation for future growth.”