2013 Past Headlines
Jonathan Weinzapfel, '00, to Become Chancellor at Ivy Tech Community College-Southwest
Two-term Evansville mayor and former Indiana state representative Jonathan Weinzapfel, ’00, will become chancellor of the newly combined Ivy Tech Community College-Southwest on May 12.
Weinzapfel is currently an attorney at Faegre Baker Daniels Indianapolis office, focusing on economic development and municipal consulting. Prior to that, he served two terms as mayor in Evansville, and five years as a state representative.
As mayor, the city negotiated development agreements with AT&T, Mead Johnson Nutrition, American General Financial Services, Berry Plastics, SS&C, Casino Aztar, among others, creating more than 1,500 new jobs and incentivizing new investment totaling more than $300 million.
As chancellor of the new Ivy Tech Southwest region, Weinzapfel will oversee the combining of two regions: the Southwest, which covers Evansville and Tell City, and the Wabash Valley, which covers Terre Haute.