Wendi KarleBatesville, IN — Lilly Endowment has made a grant to the Ivy Tech Foundation to support Ivy Tech Community College’s new statewide Career Coaching and Employer Connection (CCEC) program. This new, more strategic approach, will emphasize comprehensive career readiness practices working alongside academic preparation throughout a student’s college experience. The new approach will transform Ivy Tech’s current Career Development structure and programs to focus on intentional career advising and employer engagement.Ivy Tech Community College of Lawrenceburg and Batesville is pleased to announce that Wendi Karle has been hired as the Career Coach with the CCEC program. Karle joined Ivy Tech on August 17, 2020, after 13 years of teaching English/Language Arts and serving as the College and Career Readiness Coach with Boone County Schools. In this role, Karle will be serving the students of Ivy Tech and assisting them with their career development.