Board of Trustees

Executive Committee Officers

PresidentChristina K. Hardesty, MDPediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon, Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospital
Vice PresidentMark J. DvoroznakRetired, The Sherwin-Williams Co.
SecretaryGreer T. GibbonsProject Manager, Engine Oils, The Lubrizol Corporation
Treasurer
Justin S. Thomas
Partner, Transaction Services, Cohen & Company
Assistant TreasurerCharles A. KochPartner, New Vista Strategic Partners, LLC
At LargeJudson P. CumminsSr. Product Manager, Innovation, Vitamix
At LargeDarren J. HilliardChief Financial Officer, Merit Brass Company

Past PresidentChristopher J. CarneyPartner-in-Charge, Brouse McDowell
Past PresidentLori A. CoticchiaAdministrator, Ruffing Montessori School

Trustees

Aubrey M. ChristSr. VP, Retirement, Arthur J. Gallagher Risk Management Services, Inc.
Patricia A. DelMonicoSenior Manager, TravelCenters of America
E. Daniel DouglasMarketing Manager, Swagelok
Robin S. EisenMarketing Director, The Eisen Law Firm
Gregory R. FarkasPartner, Frantz Ward LLP
Matt A. JacobsSenior Program Manager, IT-Supply Chain, Eaton Corp.
Andrew T. JohnsonGeneral Counsel, Oatey Co.
Matthew R. LayVP, Commercial Relationship Manager, First Federal Lakewood
David L. LoweryVP of Brand Experience, The Holden Arboretum/Cleveland Botanical Garden
Julie C. MawakaCo-Founder, Mawaka Foundation
Scott E. MawakaPresident, Fleet Response; Co-Founder, Mawaka Foundation
Meghdeep MukherjeeSenior Analyst, Progressive Insurance
Becky A. NagyStructural Engineer, Stantec
Vincent A. O’Keefe, Ph.D.Parent Resources Coordinator, Ruffing Montessori School
John H. PetersenPublisher, WTWH Media LLC
Donna L. PreaseRetired, Disability Rights Advocate
Jennifer L. ScavonePediatric Nurse Practitioner, Cleveland Clinic
Sara L. SteimleAdministrative Assistant, Jacob's Ladder Special Needs Fitness
Ryan T. WinklerAssociate, Tucker Ellis LLP

Student Interns

Sophia NeedhamWestlake High School '22
Breanna SprengerUniversity of Akron

Board of Advisors

Charles R. GrossmanPresident, National Safety Apparel
Robert V. LeimkuehlerPresident, Leimkuehler, Inc.
Michele G. MerrillDirector of Human Resources, BakerHostetler
Colleen M. MurnanePartner, Frantz Ward LLP
Stephen J. NockPresident, The Nock and Son Company
William R. OateyVice Chairman, Oatey Company
Marcia A. ObrockRetired, ShurTech Brands, LLC
Christopher B. PeasePrincipal, Mercer Executive Benefits
Diego M. Perez-StableController, Braden Sutphin Ink
Karen K. StrangStrang Corp
Mark H. SummersDirector, MAI Wealth
Ernest E. VargoPartner, BakerHostetler
George F. WasmerPhilanthropist

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