Goldsmith ’68 joins BKD

© John Bragg 2011, All Rights ReservedSteve Goldsmith ’68 has been hired by accounting firm BKD LLP to lead a new public sector consulting practice.  Click here to read the news release.

After Wabash, Steve earned a JD from the University of Michigan.  His career includes author, two terms as Mayor of Indianapolis, deputy mayor of New York, consultant in data analysis, and he has taught at Harvard’s Kennedy School of Business, where he directs its Data-Smart City Solutions.

Congratulations, Steve!






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Harvard University.

Vessely ’91 named bank president

Matthew Vessely 2015Matthew Vessely ’91 is the new 1st Source Bank Regional President in Porter and LaPorte Counties in northwest Indiana.  Matt has worked in banking and management for more than 25 years. Click here to read the news release.

After Wabash, Matt earned an MBA with a Finance Concentration from Indiana University, and is a graduate of the Indiana Bankers Association Commercial Lending School and Agricultural Banking School.

Congratulations, Matt!






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Reese Hamilton ’97 promoted at Vectren

reese hamiltonReese Hamilton ‘97 has been promoted to Director of Customer Service at Vectren Corporation in the Evansville, Indiana area.  He was previously the manager of strategic sourcing at Vectren.

After Wabash, Reese earned an MS degree in management from Oakland City University, and an MBA in organizational leadership from the University of Michigan.

Congratulations, Reese!