Board of Directors

Board of Directors

Board Chairman

John Allerding, Board Chair
Thompson Hine LLP


Board Vice Chairman

Dr. Shenise Johnson Thomas
Chief of External Relations and Development
Cleveland Public Library


Board Secretary

Bola Majekodunmi
Vice President District Manager
US Bank


Board Treasurer

Douglas A. Benjamin
Senior Vice President-Corporate Acct & Reporting
Brookfield Properties



Dr. Deborah Bibb
Executive Director, Enrollment, Career Development & Student Experience
Case Western Reserve University

Brent Blouch
Chief Commercial Officer
Swagelok Company

Dr. Melissa Burrows
Director, Talent Acquisition & Workforce Diversity
Cleveland Clinic

Brent Carson
Chief Revenue Cycle Officer
University Hospitals

Michael Coxon
Bain & Company

Josh Crocker
Senior Vice President, Investigations Manager
PNC Bank

Evan Crows
Group Controller (CPG)
Tremco CPG, Inc.

Michael DiCesare
Director Information Technology, Enterprise Applications & Data

Courtney Grandon
Director, Human Resources
Nordson Corporation

Lisa Griffin
Chief Consumer Officer

University Hospitals 

Yolanda Hohman
IT Group Leader
Westfield Insurance

Brian Kelly
Chair, Labor & Employment Practice Group
Frantz Ward LLP

Lessie Milton Jones
Dominion East Ohio 

Michael Lepro
Executive Director
JPMorgan Chase & Co

John Reynolds
Retired - Watson Wyatt and Company

  Carrie Rosenfelt
SVP, Director Community Lending, Business Banking
Huntington Bank

Amy Richmond
Managing Director

Jocelyn Rosnick
Policy Director
ACLU of Ohio

 Omid Sattarian
Senior Vice President/ Private Client Advisor
Bank of America

 Fatimah Satterwhite
Hospital Contract Manager
United Health Care Group

Tiffany Short
Director, Culture & Organizational Effectiveness

Melanie L. Webber
Fisher Phillips

Shanelle Smith Whigham
SVP & Director, Community Relations & Corporate Initiatives

Leonara Yurichak
Senior Director, Human Resources