Alex Oak

Pay it Forward

Date: November 15, 2017

Through their generous donation and continued commitment to education Al and Shary Oak along with Lacy and Patty Johnson will impact future leaders in the real estate industry. Lacy Johnson is a past Cripe board member and a partner at Ice Miller.

Their gift to Indiana University Kelley School of Business Center for Real Estate Studies the will provide both financial assistance to program interns and establish a directorship in the name of Al and Shary Oak. The purpose of the gift is to foster greater diversity in the real estate arena and will have an emphasis on African American and female students.

Cripe has enjoyed a long and rewarding relationship with the IU Center for Real Estate Studies as our foundation originated and funds the Stanley E. Hunt Case Competition annually.  Click here for the full story.  https://news.iu.edu/stories/2017/11/iu/releases/15-kelley-school-real-estate-diversity-gift.html