R. Wayne Estopinal has been a member of Ball State’s Board of Trustees since 2011. He is president of The Estopinal Group, an architectural firm based in Jeffersonville, which specializes in architectural and interior design services to national clients in health care, education, and municipal planning and facilities.
Other business interests include ownership of the Orlando City Soccer Club and Louisville City Soccer Club.
Estopinal earned two bachelor’s degrees from Ball State in 1979, one in architecture and one in environmental design. He and wife, Teresa, founded The Estopinal Group in 1989. They moved the company headquarters from Texas to Jeffersonville two years later, where today it employs 70 people. The Estopinal Group, which has won numerous awards for its architecture and design, also has offices in Louisville, Kentucky; Evansville, Indiana; and Shreveport, Louisiana.
Estopinal serves on the boards of directors for Your Community Bank and Community BankShares of Indiana. Not-for-profit board services includes the Louisville Zoo Foundation board and Boy Scouts of America Executive Council-Louisville.
He is a current member and past president of the Ball State University Alumni Council and previously served on the Ball State University Foundation Board of Directors. He lives in Jeffersonville.