Meet the Executive Director


Rich Lapinski is the Executive Director/CEO of Indiana United Methodist Children’s Home in Lebanon. Before coming to the Children’s Home in 2010, he served as Executive Director of the Presbyterian Home for Children in Amarillo, Texas. In addition, he and his wife Stephanie were family teachers for five years at Father Flanagan’s Boy’s Town in Omaha, Nebraska. Rich worked in his family’s construction business, building custom homes in the Chicago area.


Rich earned two degrees from Bellevue University in Omaha, Nebraska. He holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Human Resources Management and a Master of Science Degree in Human Services. He is also a veteran of the United States Navy, serving
for three years as an Intelligence Specialist on the U.S.S. Enterprise.


He and his wife reside in Cicero and have four sons and one daughter.


Contact Rich Lapinski at 765-482-5900 or e-mail