As a not-for-profit corporation, Westminster Village Muncie is governed by an all-volunteer Board of Directors made up of local community leaders, and is operated by an on-site Management Team.

Dale Lindley, HFA, CPA

Dale Lindley was named President and Chief Operating Officer of Westminster Village Muncie, Inc. effective July 1, 2005. A life-long resident of Delaware County, Dale is a Delta High School graduate and he earned his Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Ball State University in May, 1984. As a Certified Public Accountant and a licensed Health Facility Administrator, Dale has a wide range of experience in the areas of accounting, management and facility operations. Today he manages the Village with a supervisory staff of six individuals and approximately 230 employees and he has been with Westminster Village since 1997.

Dale is a member of the following:

Board Member and Assistant Treasurer of Muncie Mission Ministries 2007 – present
Member of Muncie Exchange Club 1998 – present
Leading Age Indiana – Budget & Finance Committee
Member of East Central Indiana Estate Planning Council 1997 – present
Member of American Institute of Certified Public Accountants 1989 – present
Member of Indiana CPA Society 1986 – present
Church organist 1988 – present
Church Assistant Treasurer 2007 – present

Mary Jo Crutcher, HFA
Vice President

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 of Westminster Village Muncie, Inc. Mary Jo has grown up in the long-term care field and began working in a health care facility in 1974. As a CNA and a licensed Health Facility Administrator, her experience in administration, consulting and serving as a Preceptor for Administrators-In-Training provides knowledge and assistance which benefits the over-all operation of Westminster Village. She shares the team leadership with Dale.

Mary Jo is a member of the following:

Member Sunrise Rotary Club 2007 – present
Leading Age Indiana – Regulatory Committee

Jennifer Peterson, RN
Director of Nursing

Jennifer Peterson has been at Westminster since 1996 and has served as a CNA, LPN and worked her way towards an RN.  She became the Assistant Director of Nursing in April 2016 and served as the Interim Director of Nursing since August 2016.  She now serves as the Director of Nursing since December 2016.  Jennifer is the facility Heart Failure Educator, Tuberculosis Education Instructor and has received an APIC certificate for Infection Control.  She also represents Westminster Village for the East Central Indiana Collaborative Health Team.

Mike Dobbs
Physical Plant Director

Mike Dobbs is in charge of the Safety, Security, Housekeeping, Laundry and Maintenance of the building and grounds. Mike has been at Westminster since 1977. He is from the Gaston area and is very involved with his family and active in the community. He is currently the Fire Chief and  has previously been the Assistant Fire Chief . He has been on the Gaston Fire Department since 1989. He is also a certified Training Officer, certified Master Firefighter, EMS First Responder and certified FEMA Command and National Incident Management System (NIMS) certified. He previously served on the Gaston Town Board for four (4) years. Mike is also certified in boiler operator, OSHA compliance and inspection, emergency power supply, HVAC, refrigeration and EPA.

All of these certifications, experience, loyalty and dedication are put to good use at Westminster Village in training all of the employees and in maintaining a safe environment for all Residents and Employees.

Tony Elder, CDM
Food Services Director

Tony Elder is a Certified Dietary Manager responsible for all dining service operations. Originally from Northwest Indiana, but relocated to Muncie in 1997 to attend Ball State University. He and his management team oversee 5 dining venues and 55+ employees. He has been at Westminster Village since 2003.

Tony is a member of the following:

Delaware County Healthy Community Alliance Nutrition Work Group

The Association of Nutrition & Foodservice Professionals

Dustin Jones
Finance Director, CPA

In September 2019,  Dustin Jones joined Westminster Village as the Finance Director.  He has 9 years of experience in public accounting.  He is a lifelong Delaware County resident and a graduate of Ball State University.

Dustin is a member of the following:

Muncie Delaware Clean and Beautiful – Treasurer
East Central Indiana Estate Planning Council – Treasurer

Tyler Ewing
Marketing Director

In December 2017, Tyler Ewing became the Sales Consultant and in June 2020 became the Interim Marketing Director. He was named the Marketing Director in December 2020. Tyler joins the Westminster Village Marketing Team with over 15 years of sales and marketing experience.  He has a strong commitment to non-profits and is actively involved in volunteering with various organizations.  He is a graduate of the Academy of Community Leadership and the Shafer Leadership Academy.  He is on the Board of Directors of DCFC, Delaware County Futbol Club.  He is married to Mary and they have four (4) children, Hudson, Ella, Clara and Eliza.  Tyler is a die-hard Ball State Cardinals fan!

Dr. Hiltz
Medical Director

Dr. Hiltz joined Westminster Village as the Medical Director in August 2008. He is Board Certified in Family Medicine and a member of the American Medical Directors Association. He has a local office, Muncie Family Medicine, located at 503 South Tillotson Avenue Muncie, Indiana. He has regularly scheduled hours at Westminster Village one day a week.

Board of Directors

Suzanne Gresham, Chair
John Littler, Vice Chair
Ron Fauquher, Secretery
Jerry Childs, Treasurer
Jan Abbs, Director
Mark Ervin, Director
Mike Galliher, Director
David Gobble, Director
Jay Matchett, Director
Eric Scherrer, Director
Magi Kirkpatrick-Sikora, Director
Kathy White, Director

Emeritus Directors

Sandra Worthen ( 2009)

Charlie Hetrick (2017)

Norm Beck (2018)

Joan Anderson (2018)

Dick Hughes (2020)

Tom Smith (2021)

Terry Walker (2021)