1st Source Bank has
awarded three Porter County business leaders the 2017 Ernestine M. Raclin
Community Leadership Award.
* Jon Winey,
commercial insurance producer at Winey Insurance in Chesterton, “has used
his creative side to benefit the fundraising efforts of multiple events
through the Chesterton Duneland Kiwanis Club and Duneland Family YMCA, as
well as their affiliated organizations,” 1st Source said.
* Jim Trout,
manager and estimator at Trout Glass and Mirror, a 40-year old family
business in Chesterton, “was raised with the volunteering spirit,” 1st
Source said. “Jim spends his leadership time dedicated to the Duneland YMCA,
Chesterton/Porter Rotary Club, and, most recently, Boy Scouts of America.
His talents include fundraising, building project oversight, and collecting
* Dr. Julie Lauck,
associate superintendent for Valparaiso Community Schools, “is dedicated to
improving safety, education, and culture in her community,” 1st Source said.
“She helped establish uniform school safety procedures in the event of an
active shooter or other emergency. Julie serves on boards for both the
Memorial Opera House Foundation and the Housing Opportunities Board of
community volunteers were selected for embodying the spirit, values, passion
and leadership of Ernestine M. Raclin, past chair of 1st Source Bank and 1st
Source Corporation,” 1st Source said.
receive a personal cash award, a donation to the charity of their choice,
and a Globe of Leadership.