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Hamilton and Boone counties

Quinn grew up in Northwest Indiana and graduated from Franklin College in 2013, opting then to make central Indiana her home. She was a reporter for papers in Portland and Greenfield before landing a job at IBJ in 2018. She’s covered everything from the cops beat to city and county government in communities east of Indianapolis and is thrilled to be working in the northern suburbs. When she’s not writing, Quinn enjoys watching crime shows, visiting coffee shops and daydreaming about moving to a farm and raising goats. She lives in Hancock County with her husband, Spencer.


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José V. Martínez, OneAmerica Financial Partners senior vice president and chief information officer, studied mechanical engineering during undergrad and graduate school at Georgia Tech but learned computing and IT on the side.

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2021 CTO of the Year: Paul DeFonce

Paul DeFonce, senior vice president of IT at Duke Realty Corp., has worked at the company for 26 years, first as an accounting team member who worked closely with the company’s information technology group.

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2021 CTO of the Year: Laura Larimer

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2021 CTO of the Year: Tracy Barnes

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2021 CTO of the Year: Dewand Neely

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