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October Spotlight 2019

JD McVey


How long have you been a member of Friends of Riley?

2 years


Why did you join Friends of Riley?

Have a passion for helping kids and the healthcare industry and great place to meet young professionals and get involved in the community.


What is your position and what committee do you serve on?

I am the silent auction chair and serve on the board of directors


What is your favorite part of being a F.O.R. member?

My favorite part of friends of Riley is volunteering at Riley Children’s Hospital and seeing the impact our work does for the hospital staff. Also really enjoy the monthly and annual events!


What is your current occupation?

I currently do business development for Wurster Construction Company where we build healthcare and other commercial properties.


What do you love most about the industry you work in?

Really love the people, they make you feel like part of a tight-nit family.


How do you define success?

I define success by achieving the goals you have put in place and exceeding peoples expectations.


Who inspires you?

I have a few mentors like my bosses Al Wurster and Steve Hodgson that really inspire me to be the best person I can be.


What’s something about you (a fun fact) that not many people know?

I really enjoy going on surfing expeditions around the world and in California every year


When you’re not working, where in Indianapolis do you like to spend your time?

I spend a lot of time playing soccer, going to the gym, socializing, being involved in many different organizations and going to a lot of fun events.