Pete Bolt has joined Franciscan Ministries as executive director for St. Anthony Village in Crown Point. Bolt has more than 25 years in senior health care operations and has an extensive background in leading organizational personnel and processes in the delivery of quality care. Bolt hopes to enhance partnerships with residents, families, and the Crown Point community and referral sources. Since 1939, St. Anthony Village has been serving families with quality care and unique programming.
Regional Development Co. in Valparaiso recently elected board members and officers. Officers are Hubert Cook, Greater LaPorte Economic Development Corp., chairman; Rex Richards, Valparaiso Chamber of Commerce, vice chairman; Scott Casbon, First Merchants Bank, secretary; and John Matthiesen, CliftonLarsonAllen LLP, treasurer. Tom Wilk, Centier Bank, is past chairman. Board members are Jeff Bennett, McColly Bennett Real Estate; Chris King, Robinson Engineering; and Heather Jones, Chicago Southland Chamber of Commerce. The Regional Development Company is a non-profit organization that administers the U.S. Small Business Administration’s 504 Loan Program for small business growth. For more information, visit www.rdc504.org.