Dr. Sue Ellspermann is President of Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana and is the first woman to hold that position. Formerly, she served as Lt. Governor of Indiana. As Lt. Governor she actively engaged and served as President of the Senate and Secretary of Agriculture and Rural Affairs, as well as oversaw six agencies including Office of Small Business and Entrepreneurship, Indiana Office of Tourism, Indiana State Department of Agriculture, Indiana Housing and Community Development Authority, Office of Community and Rural Affairs, and Office of Defense Development. As Lieutenant Governor she served as the co-chair for the Blue Ribbon Panel on Transportation Infrastructure and the Rural Broadband Working Group and led agriculture trade missions to Japan, South Korea, Taiwan and China.