James A. Schellinger is president of the Indiana Economic Development Corporation. Previously, he was CEO of CSO Architects, one of Indiana’s largest architectural firms. He joined CSO Architects in 1987 as a project manager and has led a variety of successful projects in the civic, transportation, corporate commercial, health and wellness, and education market sectors. The firm’s projects include the Circle Centre Mall, the Indiana State Government Center North, Anthem Operations Center, numerous office buildings, academic facilities, and the new Indianapolis International Airport.
Schellinger served on the Indianapolis Capital Improvement Board, where he led the New Stadium and Convention Center Task Force. He is a member of the American Institute of Architects, as well as the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards.
Schellinger is a graduate of the University of Notre Dame School of Architecture.