Community Hospital recently welcomed new physicians to the Community Care Network, Inc. (CCNI) team of physicians. The CCNI physicians of Community Healthcare System are closely affiliated with Community Hospital in Munster, St. Catherine Hospital in East Chicago and St. Mary Medical Center in Hobart.
Purdue Federal Credit Union operates on a members first, community focused plan. Their key to keeping their membership across the La Porte region is finding and cultivating employees like Melissa Vega, Sales Manager for Purdue Federal Credit Union’s operations in La Porte and Westville.
At any financial institution, security and fraud prevention are important matters. At First Trust Credit Union, Tom Dougherty serves as the Investments and Fraud Manager and focuses on helping credit union members rectify any fraudulent charges on their accounts.
As a Dietary Aide at Addison Pointe, Peggy Bright cares for the residents and takes care of their nutritional needs. She also visits with the residents and their families.
If variety is the spice of life, Jessica Vargas has found a career that certainly keeps her life interesting. As a Project Architect for Holladay Properties and the only licensed architect in the Portage office, her days are always something new.
Born and raised in La Porte, Mike Riehle knows a thing or two about how important it is to make his customers feel at home. As Commercial Loan Officer Vice President at Horizon Bank, Riehle feels an affinity for the closer ties to those with whom he does business.
Brenda Temple has been named General Manager and Bret Cox has been named Assistant General Manager at Blue Chip Casino, Hotel & Spa, Michigan City, Indiana. Both executives are returning to Blue Chip from senior management positions at other Boyd Gaming properties.
The Board of Directors for the Economic Development Corporation Michigan City, Indiana (EDCMC) has announced the appointment of Brenda Temple to fill a vacancy through the end of this year which was left by the departure of Lief Erickson. Brenda will begin a three year term starting in 2019 as the City of Michigan City appointee.
Jennifer Noll has served as the Human & Community Relations (HR) Director for the City of La Porte for 3 ½ years. She has a Bachelor’s Degree from Purdue University; MBA from Indiana Wesleyan University; SHRM (Society of HR Management) Certified Professional.
When a person finds a work environment where she feels right at home, she circles back to it even after she’s looked elsewhere. Jill McCoy was Sand Creek Country Club’s assistant professional golfer from 2006-2012 and left to find another professional opportunity. Having remained in touch with the Sand Creek team, McCoy jumped at a new opportunity to instruct golf—she always wanted to teach, and she loved working at the club. This past March, McCoy returned to Sand Creek as Director of Instruction.
Gina Crockett is a qualified medical assistant who has worked for Addison Pointe since November 2017. Gina values the engagement she has with the residents and knows that she can make a difference in their lives. She appreciates that the management staff is involved with all staff and that the employees feel like family.