About Us

Whitley Crossings housing is governed by the Whitley Crossings Neighborhood Corporation, an IRS designated 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation dedicated to providing safe, affordable housing for a wide range of people, including senior citizens and people with disabilities. The professional staff members who carry out the operations of Whitley Crossings Neighborhood Corporation are caring, compassionate leaders who have experience serving people’s needs.

Jason Meyer

President / CEO

Jason Meyer is President & CEO of both Passages Inc., and the Whitley Crossings Neighborhood Corporation. Meyer is responsible for developing effective and sustainable relationships with key external constituents for both Passages and Whitley Crossings. He works closely with local, state and national legislators as well as trade associations in creating Housing partnerships.

“Whitley Crossings Neighborhood Corporation is a tremendous asset to Northeast Indiana.  It is our goal to continue to follow our mission of providing clean, safe and affordable housing options in neighborhoods where individuals and families can have the opportunity to be part of a community.”

Contact Jason at jmeyer@passagesinc.org.

Dave Lehman

Executive Director

Dave Lehman helped start Whitley Crossings Neighborhood Corporation in 1995. He is a certified public accountant, holds a bachelor’s degree in organizational leadership and supervision from Purdue University, and earned a post-baccalaureate certificate from Indiana University. He has served in a number of volunteer capacities for numerous community organizations, including United Way of Whitley County, Indiana Leadership Association, Humane Society of Whitley County and Community Action of Northeast Indiana.

In his words: “Serving people in need of housing and other services has been the cornerstone of my career for more than 20 years. I believe affordable housing is essential for any community to thrive and prosper. Quality of life is enhanced by a stable home environment, and people of all income levels need to access safe, decent, affordable housing.”

Contact Dave at dlehman@passagesinc.org.

Amber Sparkman

Housing Manager

Amber Sparkman has earned a degree in business administration, along with 14 years of management experience. She grew up and still resides in Churubusco with her husband and kids. She is eager to use her experience, professionalism, and compassion for others here at Passages.
“I feel privileged to have the opportunity to work at Whitley Crossing Neighborhood Corporation. I’m excited to work closely with the current residents and those to come. I look forward to making sure each individual is happy and comfortable in all of our homes and provide them with the resources they need to do just that.”

Contact Amber at asparkman@passagesinc.org.