Former Gov. Mitch Daniels' Newsroom

Contact: Jane Jankowski
Phone: 317/232-1622

For Immediate Release: Sep 16, 2005
Recent boards and commissions appointments

Commission for Women:

The Commission for Women is tasked with assessing the needs of Indiana women and their families and promoting the full participation of women in all aspects of society as well as serving as a liaison between government and private interest groups concerned with services for women.


? Melissa Martin, Indianapolis ? Chair

New appointments:

? Janie Craig Chenault, Bedford

? Andi Smiley, Indianapolis

? Anne Jacoby, Vincennes

? Patzetta Trice, Carmel

? Amy McQueen, Shelbyville

Terms expire July 1, 2009

Tourism Council:

The Tourism Council builds commitment and unity among tourism industry groups to encourage public and private participation necessary for the promotion of tourism and makes recommendations to the Office of Tourism Development regarding matters involving tourism. The Council is chaired by Lieutenant Governor Becky Skillman.

New appointments:

? Donna Christian, Edinburgh

? Li Ping Cai, West Lafayette

? John Harris, Indianapolis

? Jim Butler, Bloomington

? Judy Zehner, Fort Wayne

? Michael Smith, Muncie

? John Chidester, Santa Claus

? Scott Smith, Danville

? Rick Hofstetter, Nashville

? Tom Spackman, Jr., Monticello

? Terry Seitz, Jasper

Terms expire July 1, 2007