Industry Growth Committee

Committee Strategies: 

1. Industry Connections & Relationships: Supply Chain, Industry Consortiums,  Coordinated Support.

2. Company Growth: Adoption of new technologies, connections to capital and contract opportunities, company recruitment, effective government services, succession planning.

3. Infrastructure: Connectivity to major markets, access to Chicago, real estate opportunities.

Committee Members

Shelley Klug, Co-Chair
Indiana Michigan Power

Jill Scicchitano, Liaison
South Bend - Elkhart Regional Partnership

Shelli Alexander
1 st Source Bank

Dave Behr
Indiana Economic Development

Gerald Best
Consultant

Cristal Blasko
Core Construction

Bill Burton
1 st Source Bank

Jerry Chavez
Marshall County EDC

Bill Davis
Hilltop Wealth Solutions

Scott Ford
University of Notre Dame

Bart Fore
Work One

Lou Gionfriddo
Third Coast Federal

James Turnwald, Co-Chair
MACOG

Nick Keiffer
Goshen Chamber of Commerce

Aaron Kobb
St. Joseph County Airport Authority

Jeff Rea
South Bend Regional Chamber

Ken Prince
City of Mishawaka

Bill Schalliol
St. Joseph County

George Spohrer
AgenDx Biosciences

Chris Stager
EDC of Elkhart County

Dave Temeles
SouthBank Legal

Shawn Todd
Cressy Commercial

Gary Wetzel
Retired, Ancon Construction

Abby Wiles
City of Elkhart

Andrew Williams
Corporate Finance Associates