What we do

  • Enhance awareness of our region’s assets.
  • Position the region competitively for the retention, expansion, and attraction of jobs and investment.
  • Assist non-local companies to find the best location within the Radius region for their needs.
  • Support local communities through development programs to help entrepreneurs, start-ups, and existing businesses succeed and grow in our region.
  • Serve as the lead information broker, providing the region’s most accurate and up-to-date data.
  • Assist companies with workforce recruitment.
  • Work with regional communities to support local initiatives that improve and maintain our quality of place.

Radius Indiana serves as a regional catalyst for government, business, and academic collaboration to market and promotes the eight-county region (Crawford, Daviess, Dubois, Greene, Lawrence, Martin, Orange, and Washington) as a highly competitive, vibrant ecosystem with an increasingly attractive quality of life.

Additionally, Radius works to grow our defense and national security industry by serving as a collaborative economic development entity outside the gates at Naval Support Activity Crane, the world’s third-largest naval installation. We also work to grow advocacy, connect the community, and coordinate defense resources for NSA Crane within our region.

As a regional economic development organization, Radius hosts, visits, and responds to site selection advisers and corporate decision-makers throughout the United States. Located in the heart of the Midwest, the Radius region provides a central location for many site selection needs. The Radius team hosts site and familiarization tours, provides data for searches, and access to gap funding for regionally beneficial programs.

Community and business leaders work collaboratively with Radius and its counties to establish an economic development partnership at work to better our region and ignite prosperity in the heart of southern Indiana.

Our Team

The Radius Indiana team is working to collaborate with the leaders and members in its communities to make the region the best it can be. Teamwork is making Radius Indiana and its eight counties a destination in Southern Indiana. This is who we are.


Jeff Quyle


j.quyle@radiusindiana.com | Office: 812-277-9778

Jeff Quyle is the President and CEO of Radius Indiana. He has over 25 years of experience working for rural electric cooperatives in Indiana, including over ten years as an economic development coordinator for Hoosier Energy. He is a past appointee to the Indiana General Assembly Interim Study Committee on Economic Development Incentives and was a member of the 2014 Indiana Blue Ribbon Commission on Taxes. He is also a past member of the Morgan County Council and Board of Commissioners, a former appointee to the Indiana Air Pollution Control Board, and a member of the Indiana Farm Bureau Property Tax Task Force. Jeff is the past chairman of the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA) Legislative Committee and president of the Morgan County Economic Development Corporation. He was a founding member of the Indiana Rural Development Council board and has been a presenter and moderator for the Indiana Economic Development Association. He has also served in local government, as a county commissioner, chair of a regional sewer district, and chair of a county plan commission. Jeff’s experience also includes working in the Indiana Department of Commerce from 1984 to 1988, serving on the board of directors of the Indiana Association of County Commissioners, and serving as the president of the Association of Indiana Counties. He is a native of Indiana and holds a bachelor’s degree from Wittenberg University and master’s degrees from Indiana University and the University of Kent at Canterbury. He has completed the Indiana Agricultural Leadership Program.


Matt Craig


m.craig@radiusindiana.com | Office: 812-277-9778

Matt Craig serves as the Director of Crane Community Support for Radius Indiana. Along with local leaders in the Radius region and surrounding counties, Matt works to strengthen the network of advocacy for NSA Crane. In addition, he works with the Radius Indiana Business Development staff to increase research opportunities and investment in the region, as well as collaborate with the Radius Defense & National Security Advisory Council, the Southern Indiana Business Alliance and the Indiana Office of Defense Development. Matt retired from NSWC Crane after 30 years of service; his last appointment was as the deputy technical director and interim technical director. Matt also held positions at NSWC Crane as the director of the Microwave Systems and the Spectrum Warfare departments as well as manager of the Radar and Microwave Technology business units. Matt began his career as a radio electronics technician in the Indiana Army National Guard and then served in the U.S. Navy as a fire control radar technician, Leading Petty Officer. He is a member of the American Society of Naval Engineers, the National Defense Industries Association and the Association of Old Crows. During his distinguished career, Matt received the Meritorious Civilian Service award for his service to NSWC Crane.

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Blaine Parker

Director of Entrepreneurship and Small Business Support

b.parker@radiusindiana.com | Office: 812-277-9778

Blaine Parker is the Director of Entrepreneurship and Small Business Support. She is bringing her passion for Mainstreets to the Radius region. Small Businesses and Entrepreneurship is a vital part of the Radius ecosystem. Blaine has been trained with ISBDC and SBA to be able to provide one and one advice and support to Small Businesses. She also assists with initiatives that help communities become more desirable places to live and work for current and potential residents. Previously, Blaine spent three years as the Membership and Communications Director for the Bedford Area Chamber of Commerce, where she collaborated with local officials, business leaders, and members to enhance the community. She also served as Interim President for six months from 2015 to 2016, administering day-to-day operations and managing her personnel staff.


Kim Box

Business Office Manager

k.box@radiusindiana.com | Office: 812-277-9778

Kim Box is the Business Office Manager of Radius Indiana, running the office and administrative functions for the organization, as well as serving as the Administrator of the Regional Impact Fund. Kim holds a Bachelor's degree in Organizational Leadership from the University of Indianapolis, and brings thirty years of accounting experience to her Radius duties. She is a resident of the Radius region.

Our Board

The Radius team goes beyond the staff to our board of directors. All eight counties are represented on the board, from local economic development organizations to elected officials, to business owners in the region. Our board members serve three-year terms and are approved by the executive committee. Together, we aim to understand the next steps we need to take continue growing our region.


Jeff Pipkin
Affiliaton: Manager, Hoosier Energy
County/Geographic Area: Regional

Heather Setser
Affiliaton: Owner, Patoka Lake Winery and Marina
County/Geographic Area: Crawford County

Vice Chair
Bryant Niehoff 
Affiliaton: Executive Director, Uplands Science and Technology Foundation
County/Geographic Area: Daviess County

Brent Sternberg
Affiliaton: Executive Vice President, German American Bank
County/Geographic Area: Dubois/Regional


Jenna Dix
Affiliaton: Director of Engagement, Crane County/Geographic Area: Martin County, Daviess County, Greene County

Beau Zoeller
Affiliaton: Partner, Frost Brown Todd Attorneys County/Geographic Area: Regional

Andrea Lendy
Affiliaton: Indiana Economic Development Corporation County/Geographic Area: Regional

Joyce Poling
Affiliaton: Regional Director, Ivy Tech/Geographic Area: Regional

Norman Thomas
Affiliaton: Civilian Executive Assistant, Crane Army Ammunition Activity County/Geographic Area: Regional

Tina Peterson
Affiliaton: CEO, Regional Opportunity Initiatives, Inc. County/Geographic Area: Regional


Skylar Whiteman
Affiliation: Executive Director, Orange County Economic Development Partnership
County/Geographic Area: Orange County

Brianne Jerrels
Affiliation: Executive Director, Greene County Economic Development Corp.
County/Geographic Area: Greene County

Ed Cole
Affiliation: Executive Director, Dubois Strong™
County/Geographic Area: Dubois County

Shance Sizemore
Affiliation: CEO, Lawrence County Economic Growth Council
County/Geographic Area: Lawrence County

Jesse Belcher
Affiliation: Executive Director, Crawford County Economic Development Corporation
County/Geographic Area: Crawford County

Jessica Potts
Affiliation: Executive Director, Martin County Alliance
County/Geographic Area: Martin County

Bob Grewe
Affiliation: Executive Director, Daviess County Economic Development Corporation
County/Geographic Area: Washington County

Angie Buchanan
Affiliation: Executive Director, Washington County Economic Growth Partnership
County/Geographic Area: Washington County

Chuck Franz
Affiliation: Cook Group, Inc./French Lick Resort
County/Geographic Area: Orange County/Regional

Natalie Hedde
Affiliation: Director, Centerpoint Energy
County/Geographic Area: Regional

Sam Craig
Affiliation: Mayor, City of Bedford
County/Geographic Area: Lawrence County

Mike Myers
Affiliation: Washington City Council
County/Geographic Area: Daviess County

Adam Gross
Affiliation: Career Coaching and Employer Connections, Ivy Tech Community College
County/Geographic Area: Regional

Katy Preidt
Affiliation: Economic Development Manager, Duke Energy
County/Geographic Area: Regional

Paul Quick
Affiliation: President, Smithville
County/Geographic Area: Regional

Craig Menke
Affiliation: County Council
County/Geographic Area: Crawford County

Kelly Zimmerly
Affiliation: ‎County Council
County/Geographic Area: Greene County

Steve Hawkins
Affiliation: Hoosier Hills Credit Union
County/Geographic Area: Lawrence, Orange and Dubois Counties

Cary Albright
Affiliation: Council, Town of Shoals
County/Geographic Area: Martin County

Robert Henderson
Affiliation:  Council, Town of Orleans
County/Geographic Area: Orange County

Mike Kluesner
Affiliation: County Council
County/Geographic Area: Dubois County

Victoria Ross-Frost
Affiliation: Indiana Municipal Power Agency
County/Geographic Area: Regional

Chad Hoffman
Affiliation: Old National Bank
County/Geographic Area: Regional

Roy Streeter
Affiliation: ManTech
County/Geographic Area: Regional

Stephanie Stemle
Affiliation: Vincennes University
County/Geographic Area: Dubois County, Regional

Craig Buse
Affiliation: Sr. Executive Vice President, Springs Valley Bank & Trust
County/Geographic Area: Orange/Regional

Regional Counties

We know that working together gets us further than trying to do things on our own. That’s why in the Radius Indiana region, partnerships have become the key to our economic development success. Radius Indiana is an eight-county region that strives to help each other grow by working together to develop communities and build off the foundation that has long existed in Southern Indiana.

Radius Indiana’s eight counties in Southern Indiana feature low tax rates, a skilled workforce and multiple sites available for new construction or relocation as well affordable cost of living and housing. The region is framed by interstates 64, 65 and the new I-69 corridor, the largest new terrain project in the United States. The region boasts a ceritfied technology park and the world’s third largest Navy base, Naval Support Activity Crane.
Explore our counties of CrawfordDaviessDuboisGreeneMartinOrangeLawrence and Washington to learn how your business can prosper in our unique and thriving region.

Our Partners

Radius Indiana is proud to have strong relationships with regional businesses that include themselves in the success of our region. These 17 businesses are more than just investors: they are members of our board and our communities. Their contributions help keep our region growing

Cook Group
French Lick Resort
springs valley

Employment with Radius

Looking to join the Radius team? See below for job opportunities.

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Currently no jobs are available. Please check back in the future for openings.