Mark McFatridge is the Executive Director of the Old National Bank Center for Business Excellence. Prior to joining the Center, Mark held executive and strategic leadership positions in the financial sector for almost 30 years.
As Chief Administrative and Financial Officer, he served on the integration team during a merger of equals that created a $125 billion bank. This experience led to an understanding of how organizations operate functionally and culturally. These understandings resulted in multiple executive leadership opportunities. After leading a $500 million community bank to twice being named one of American Banker’s “Best Banks to Work For,” Mark negotiated its sale to a $1.5 billion, publicly traded regional bank and was named CEO of the acquiring bank holding company.
Upon leading the integration of the 2 banks and subsequent record performance, Mark retired from banking and entered the world of closely held businesses with the purchase of a small company and the start-up of a second. Mark earned his MBA in Finance and BS in Accounting from the Lacy School of Business at Butler University.
Ginger Lippert is the Manager of the Old National Bank Center for Business Excellence. Ginger brings over fifteen years of marketing, sales and leadership experience to the ONB Center.
Lippert began her professional career at TF Publishing and worked in numerous roles including licensing, marketing and sales. Ginger developed and maintained partnerships with a variety of high profile licensors including NASCAR, Ford, Marvel, and Crayola, and then she moved into a sales role selling to all the major U.S. retailers. Eventually, she served as the Vice President of Sales, where she managed the sales team and the relationships with key national accounts.
Ginger joined the Butler Business Consulting Group in 2010, and has led and delivered consulting engagements for over 50 Indiana businesses focusing on marketing strategy, outsourced marketing services, sales process design and marketing systems implementation. Through her consulting work, Ginger served as companies’ marketing leader, interfacing with sales teams, customer support teams and executive management to guide strategic decisions as well as implement a variety of marketing initiatives. Ginger is a two-time Butler University alumna with an MBA in Leadership and a BS in Marketing.
As Administrative Specialist for the Old National Bank Center for Business Excellence, Brooke McCormack manages numerous projects to help support the ONB Center’s mission. Brooke has a varied background in event and conference planning, office coordination, and administrative support. She has worked in a range of industries including non-profit member organizations and privately held tech companies. She holds her BA in Communication from Wittenberg University.
Student interns work alongside the ONB Center staff to complete project work for Partners and Members as well as internal projects. The team is made up of junior or senior Lacy School of Business students with a range of majors and skill sets. If you are interested in working with our student interns on a project please complete this project request form.
Hometown: Mustang, OK
Major: Finance & MIS
Past Experiences: Victor worked with Republic Airways for eight months in the IT Service Center supporting thousands of crew members and corporate employees across a wide variety of platforms. Victor also worked for the ONB Center in the spring.
Hobbies: Reading, video games, fishing.
Hometown: Greensburg, IN
Major: Marketing and International Business
Past Experiences: Macy served as the Marketing and Communications intern for The International Center, where she tracked social media analytics, devleoped social media content, and wrote press releases and blogs.
Hobbies: Traveling, shopping, going to concerts.
Hometown: Carmel, IN
Major: Finance and MIS
Past Experiences: Blake was a Financial Analyst intern for Anthem, Inc, where he reviewed and updated the data compliation process for accounting projects.
Hobbies: Guitar, training, shoes.
Natalia Lascano Loor
Hometown: Guayaquil, Ecuador
Major: International Business & Marketing
Past Experiences: Natalia was a Student Assistant at Butler University’s Human Resources, where she evaluated and updated Butler’s job descriptions and application status on the website, PageUp. Natalia was also the Exports Assistant at Natluk S.A. Seafood Supplier, where she updated the data recording system to monitor expenses and comply with regulatory requirements on exports.
Hobbies: Outdoor activities, pilates & yoga, and traveling.
Hometown: Macomb, MI
Major: Finance and Accounting
Past Experiences: Dylan serves as Butler's Mens Club Hockey president, where he is resposible for managing the budget and conducting weekly board meetings. Dylan was also the Chief Manufacturing Officer for Repel n' Go.
Hobbies: Playing hockey, cross-fit training, and traveling.
Hometown: Waukesha, WI
Major: Finance and Marketing
Past Experiences: Emma was the Product Line Management intern at Berry Global, where she led projects within her department, researched and provided information to leaders, and worked within the department to improve existing processes.
Hobbies: Traveling, listening to podcasts, running.
Hometown: Lexington, KY
Major: Finance and Entrepreneurship
Past Experiences: Ana has served as a Medicaid Financial Planning and Analysis intern and as a Medical Management intern for Anthem, Inc. Through these roles she built a template for financial packages to Medicaid business partners, updated external vendor data for the Medicaid team, and worked on projects related to medical management programs.
Hobbies: reading, traveling, and spending time with family