John Minnich

Adjunct Faculty


  • Certificate, Executive Leadership (expected 2018) – Cornell University (eCornell)
  • Certificate, Strategic Human Resources Leadership (expected 2018) – Cornell University (eCornell)
  • Certificate (CFRM), Fund Raising Management – Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy
  • Master of Accountancy – Manchester University
  • Bachelor of Science, Financial Accounting – Manchester University


  • Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA)
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

Awards and Recognitions

  • • Outstanding Community Service Award – Indiana CPA Society
  • Leadership Fort Wayne – Greater Fort Wayne
  • 40 under 40 – Greater Fort Wayne Business Weekly
  • Get on Board Bootcamp – Paul Clarke Nonprofit Resource Center and Young Leaders of Northeast Indiana
  • Leadership Institute – Young Leaders of Northeast Indiana Professional Memberships
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP)
  • Association of Lutheran Development Executives (ALDE)
  • BoardSource
  • Council for Advancement & Support of Education (CASE)
  • Financial Executives International (FEI)
  • Independent School Management (ISM)
  • Indiana Association of School Business Officials (IASBO)
  • Indiana CPA Society (INCPAS)
  • National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
  • National Business Officers Association (NBOA)
  • Planned Giving Council of Northeast Indiana (PGCNI)


  • Lilly Professional Development Grant | National Conference | American Accounting Association Annual Meeting and Conference on Teaching and Learning in Accounting – Indiana Institute of Technology
  • Lilly Professional Development Grant | Leadership Fort Wayne – Indiana Institute of Technology

Community Service

  • Association of Lutheran Development Executives (ALDE) – Finance committee
  • Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne – Finance committee
  • CPA Center of Excellence® – Fusion network member and content resource expert for blogs
  • Financial Executives International – Board member including strategic partner relations co-chair
  • Indiana CPA Educational Foundation – Board of trustees including immediate past president
  • Indiana CPA Society – Leadership Cabinet (sabbatical)
  • Junior Achievement of Northern Indiana – Board of directors including finance and Allen County program committees
  • Manchester University Alumni Association – Board of directors including immediate past president
  • Public Service Credit Union – Board of directors

Curriculum Vitae

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