The Board of Directors of Westminster Village has announced the appointment of Mary Jo Crutcher as President and Administrator and Dustin Jones, CPA as Chief Financial Officer, both effective October 15, 2021.
Mary Jo Crutcher, currently Vice President and Co-Health Facility Administrator will assume the position of President and sole Administrator upon the retirement of Dale Lindley.
Mary Jo Crutcher joined Westminster Village in August of 1999 as the Vice President of Health Services and Assistant Health Facility Administrator. A life-long resident of Delaware County, Mary Jo attended Muncie Central High School and Ball State University. On July 1, 2005, she became the Vice President and assumed the role as Co-Administrator. Mary Jo has grown up in the long-term care field and began working in a health care facility in 1974. As a CNA since 1975 and a licensed Health Facility Administrator since May 1979, with more than 40 years in Health Care Management she is eminently qualified to assume the executive leadership of Westminster Village.
Dr. Suzanne Gresham, Chair of the Westminster Village Board of Directors commented that “the value of Mary Jo’s vast experience and expertise cannot be overstated. Her deep knowledge of healthcare management, long service to Westminster Village and incredible passion for the care of our residents and staff ensure the stability and continuity for Westminster for many years into the future.”
Dustin Jones, currently Finance Director for Westminster Village, will assume the position of Chief
Financial officer upon the retirement of Dale Lindley. In September 2019, Dustin Jones joined Westminster Village as the Finance Director where he has been responsible for day-to-day financial operations, cash management and budget management. He has more than nine years of experience in public accounting, is a lifelong Delaware County resident and a graduate of Ball State University. Dustin previously served as Treasurer for Muncie Delaware Clean and Beautiful and the East Central Indiana Estate Planning Council. Dustin received his CPA certification in February of 2020.
John Littler, Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors offered the following comment. “Dustin came to Westminster Village with a strong background in finance and accounting and immediately made an impact providing leadership in many areas along with his finance acumen. He is a strong resident and patient advocate and has made our management team stronger than ever before.”
Westminster Village is a not-for-profit Life Plan Community serving senior adults in East Central Indiana. Established in 1974, Westminster Village is located on 65 beautifully landscaped rural acres just outside Muncie, Indiana. Incorporating a wide range of specialized services under one roof, Westminster Village provides state licensed residential retirement apartments, assisted living, long-term care, and rehab-to-home. Each resident can choose an active lifestyle that is designed around individual interests to enhance physical, social, emotional, spiritual, and intellectual well-being in a safe and secure homelike environment. Residents and their families have peace of mind knowing that continuing care is available in a manner they deserve and expect.