The North Indiana United Methodist Foundation and Indiana U.M. Loan Fund have announced that Manet Shettle has assumed the position of Executive Director of Foundation and Fund.

Shettle has been involved with the North Indiana Conference for many years both as a staff person and as a committed volunteer. She most recently has served as the Senior Manager of Finance and Administration for Impact 2818, the camping ministry of the former North Indiana Conference. Prior to that, she served 12 years as the Controller of the North Indiana Conference.

Shettle will be responsible for management of both the Foundation and Loan Fund.

Royce Ruckman, the previous executive director, will continue to be involved in operations as the new CEO. For more information about the foundation, log on to