Facilitator

Meet Our Facilitator

Connor Klein

Connor Klein

Connor is a graduate of Rivet High School here in Vincennes Indiana. After high school Connor moved to Stuart Florida to pursue a career in the yachting industry. After spending about two years in the yachting industry and traveling to over 25 countries he relized that Knox County was calling him home. Once returning home in 2018 he opened up a restaurant/ice cream shop known as Swirls. Swirls was and idea and dream of his that sparked while traveling. He knew it would be the perfect fit for Knox County. After an offer was made to buy the business, Connor sold Swirls in 2020. After selling Swirls Connor started working as a licensed broker for Klein Real Estate. In addition to working for Klein Real Estate he also has his own residential development business that builds quality homes in the community.

 

Connor enjoys spending time with his wife Hannah and their three dogs Lucy, Mabel, and Hazel. He appreciates educational programs that prepare youth for life success. CEO is a program that he wishes had been available when he was in high school. He believes that the concept of business owners, and managers, mentoring and sharing their successes and failures with students, is an extraordinary value. Finally, he feels the CEO program provides students with a foundation to succeed professionally and personally.