INDIANAPOLIS – November 21, 2016 . . . The International Center’s Board of Directors has selected Martin Baier to succeed Diane Thomas as president and chief executive officer of the organization, effective January 4, 2017. Thomas, who has led The Center for the past decade, announced plans earlier this year to leave the organization at the end of 2016 to prepare for a 27-month engagement with the Peace Corps in a role as an NGO advisor in Ukraine.