About Indy Gateway

Improving Community Through Economic Development

  • Indy Gateway Inc. is dedicated to the stabilization and rejuvenation of the west side of Indianapolis through community and economic development.

  • Established in March 2015, Indy Gateway, Inc. was formed by an exploratory committee of the West Side Chamber of Commerce that consisted of community leaders, residents and neighborhood organizations on Indianapolis’ west side.  In August 2015, Indy Gateway hired its first Executive Director after securing dedicated start-up funding from organizations that recognized the need for action to improve the west side of Indianapolis. On September 24, 2015, Indy Gateway was officially approved by the Internal Revenue Service as a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization.

  • Indy Gateway was created for and its primary objective is to improve economic development and community development.  The purposes include promoting economic growth, increasing opportunities for the revitalization of neighborhoods, and making the west side of Indianapolis a place where families want to live, work and play.

  • Indy Gateway was created by individuals in civic leadership positions and represents a variety of organizations.  The Board of Directors are all very engaged in the community and as Indy Gateway moves forward, it continues to increase community involvement as well as its board’s diversity.

Board of Directors

Bart York
Executive Vice President
The Skillman Corporation

Troy Brosseau
President & CEO
Tel Tec Incorporated

Todd M. Cook
Property Development Manager
Indianapolis Airport Authority


Martia Brown
Group Rental Manager, Indiana Operating Group
Enterprise Holdings

Tim Brown
Director of Public Policy & Legislative Affairs
Indianapolis Chamber of Commerce

Jeffrey K. Butts
MSD Wayne Township

Megan Carrico
Manager of Communications
Indianapolis International Airport

Jared Evans
City County Councilor, District 22

Guy Finn
Managing Director, IND Hub Operations
FedEx Express

Andrew B. Harris

Joe Heerens
General Counsel
Office of Indiana Governor Eric Holcomb

Richard Joseph
Technology Leader/Consultant

Karlee D. Macer
State Representative, District 92

Jiten B “Jay” Patel
Infosys Ltd.

Marilyn Pfisterer
City County Councilor, District 15

Richard Proctor, II
Vice President
BMO Harris Bank & Trust

Matthew J. Prusiecki
MSD Decatur Township

Chris Wilkes
Senior Vice President
Holladay Properties Inc.



Lisa Bentley

Our Partners

Tina Adams
A&R Erectors
BD Dads Organization
BMO Harris
Carson Insurance Agency
Case Clinic
City of Indianapolis
E-lite Security LLC
Engaging Solutions
Jared Evans, City County Councilor
Fabric Care Center
Farmers Insurance – Gilmore Agency
Far West B&O Trail Association
Flap Jacks Restaurant
Fresh Thyme

Claudia Fuentes, Marion County Treasurer
Gentle Dentist
Andy Harris, Trustee
Greater Indy Habitat for Humanity
Hollis Holistic Healing
Indiana Farm Bureau Insurance
Indianapolis Chamber of Commerce
Indy Go
Innovative Planning LLC
Intrepid HomeHealth
Karlee Macer, State Representative
Janice McHenry, City County Councilor
Patricia McKinnon, Esq.
Marian University, Accelerated Nursing Programs
Marilyn Pfisterer, City County Councilor

Justin Moed, State Representative
Racemaker Productions
Ray’s Trash
Renew Indianapolis
Doug Scheffel
Sam’s Club
Spectrum Janitorial Supply
Tel Tec, Inc.
The Skillman Corporation
Urban Land Institute
Wayne Township Fire Department
Wayne Township Team – Coleman-Jones-Kelly
West Side Community News
West Side Garden Plaza

Project Partners