Chris Taelman is Chief Development Officer of the Hospice Foundation. Chris has served on a number of boards and committees since moving back to his hometown, the South Bend area, in 1996. This includes president of the board of directors of Leadership South Bend/Mishawaka and on the executive committee of the board of trustees of the Studebaker National Museum. He is also a past president of the Indiana Economic Development Association. As a member of the Rotary Club of South Bend he serves on the club’s Executive Committee, chairs the Philanthropic Committee and has served on the Marketing Committee. He supports the Rotary Club’s local foundation and its annual Thanksgiving Basket distribution program.