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Nancy Eckerle

Council Member
  • Physical Address
    1734 Jackson St
    Jasper, IN 47546
Primary Department: Common Council

Professional Profile

City of Jasper/Council at Large:  Took Office January 1, 2016.

Current Community Organizations and Boards:

  • President of the Jasper Strassenfest, Inc. Board of Directors
  • Redevelop Old Jasper Action Coalition Board Member
  • Board Member of Dubois Strong, the county's economic development organization
  • Dubois County Substance Abuse Council Co-Chairman, a group she co-founded
  • Organizer of the Summer Riverwalk Concert Series, Jasper's O'Tannenbaum Days and the Patoka 2000 Beautification Project
  • Member of the Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center Mission Committee, Jasper Strassenfest Committee, Greater Downtown Jasper Business Association, Freedom Reins Therapeutic Riding School Board, Indiana Chamber of Commerce Executives Association Board, Cathedral Health Care Center Advisory Board, and City of Jasper Zoning Ordinance Steering Committee.

Professional Summary:

  • Eckerle is a 1976 graduate of Jasper High School.  She earned degrees in Social Work from Vincennes University and Indiana State University.


  • Nancy Eckerle received a Young Hoosier Award from the Indiana Jaycees in 1993.  In 2012, she was awarded the Athena Award sponsored by the Rotary Club of Jasper.  The Indiana Chamber of Commerce Executive Association made her a Certified Professional in 2013.  
  • Nancy is a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church. She and her husband Gil have three adult children.

"I have worked very hard in any job that I have undertaken.  My full-time job with the Jasper Chamber of Commerce has given me the opportunity to serve my community in many ways.  When I see a need, I am able to develop goals and objectives, seek collaborators and see the task to its realization.  Jasper is moving forward in a progressive way.  We are a true business center and a hub of activity.  I am excited to have an active part of this growth and development and I know that I can help accomplish goals in a positive way." - Nancy Eckerle