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Indiana University Bloomington

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The Kelley Advantage

Nine major areas of undergraduate study at the Kelley School of Business are ranked in the top 10 overall by U.S. News & World Report and four are ranked among the top five among public schools.

Worldwide Reputation

Kelley is my window on the prospective employee marketplace. It connects me with faculty, staff, and fellow alumni who can help my business fill key positions at our company.

John Voris,
BS '69, MBA '73

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Alumni Awards

Joseph D. Barnette, Jr. Joseph D. Barnette, Jr. (MBA '68)
Academy of Alumni Fellows 1992


2002 - Present: President - The Sexton Companies
2002: Retired Chairman - Bank One, Indiana, NA
1982 - 2001: Bank One, Indiana, NA Indianapolis, Indiana
10/94 - 12/01: Chairman & CEO Bank One, Indiana
1/90 - 10/94: President & CEO Bank One, Indianapolis, NA
1/82 - 1/90: President & COO Bank One, Indianapolis, NA
1/82 - 12/98: Banc One Indiana Corporation
CEO 7/90 - 12/98
Vice Chairman 1/82 - 7/90
1976 - 1981: Lake View Trust and Savings Bank Chicago, Illinois
President & Chief Executive Officer
1969 - 1976: The First National Bank of Evanston, Evanston, Illinois
President & CEO (1972 - 1976)
1962 - 1969: American Fletcher National Bank/Bank One Indianapolis, NA, Indianapolis, Indiana
Vice President (1968 - 1969)
  • A.B., Wabash College, 1961
  • M.B.A., Indiana University, 1968
  • Stonier Graduate School of Banking, Rutgers University, 1972
  • A.M.A. President's Course in Planning, 1981
  • Chairman of the Board of Trustees: Wabash College
  • Trustee Emeritus: National-Lewis University
  • Board of Directors Greater Indianapolis Progress Committee (Past Chair)
  • Board of Directors Indianapolis Chamber of Commerce (Past Chair)
  • Board of Directors Indianapolis Opera
  • Board of Directors Pacers Foundation
  • Board of Directors Women's Fund of Central Indiana
  • Board of Directors Arthur Jordan Foundation
  • Economic Club of Indianapolis
  • Indianapolis Athletic Club
  • Meridian Hills Country Club
  • 500 Festival Associates (Executive Committee, Board of Directors)
  • Bank One, Indiana, NA (Board of Directors)
  • Boy Scouts of America
  • Central Indiana Corporate Partnership, Inc. (Chair)
  • Indiana Chamber of Commerce
  • Indianapolis Convention & Visitors Association
  • Indianapolis Economic Development Corporation (Board of Directors - Past Chair)
  • Indianapolis Project, Inc.
  • Indianapolis Water Company/IWC Resources
  • IPALCO Enterprises, Inc. & Indianapolis Power & Light Co. (Board of Directors)
  • Junior Achievement (Chairman of the Annual Fund Drive from 1993 - 1994)
  • Meridian Insurance Group, Inc. (Board of Directors)
  • Minority Enterprise Small Business Investment Companies (Board of Directors)
  • The Children's Museum (Board of Directors)
  • United Negro College Fund - Indiana (Chairman)
  • United Way of Central Indiana (Chairman of the Board of Directors from 1991 - 1993; Campaign Chairman - 1988)
  • Birthplace: South Bend, Indiana
  • Married: Former Charlene A. Sarka
  • Children: John, Mike, and Anne