2016-2017 Board of Trustees








Lawrence E. Oscar* (Chair)

Partner, Hahn Loeser & Parks LLP

James Aronoff

Partner, Thompson Hine LLP

K. Michael Benz*

Consultant, K. Michael Benz Consulting / Ciuni & Panichi

John Bonfiglio

Partner, BSB Partners

Amy Brady

Chief Information Officer, Executive Vice President, KeyBank

William Caster 

Managing Director, PNC Wealth Management

Joseph DiRocco*

Regional President Northeast Ohio, Fifth Third Bank

Leslie Dunford* (Secretary)

Vice President Administration and Strategic Projects, The Cleveland Foundation

Guy Fabe* (Treasurer)

Vice President-Tax, Parker Hannifin Corporation 

Richard C. Fedorovich

Managing Partner and CEO, Bober Markey Fedorovich

Bruce Hennes

Managing Partner, Hennes Communications

Laura Hudak*

Vice President, Finance and Administration, Team NEO

Mozelle Jackson

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Cleveland Cavaliers, Lake Erie Monsters, Cleveland Gladiators, Canton Charge and Quicken Loans Arena

Ira Kaplan*

Partner, Benesch, Friedlander, Coplan & Aronoff LLP

Joe Kubic*

CEO, The Adcom Group

Lisa K. Kunkle

Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary, PolyOne Corporation

Valarie McCall

Chief of Government and International Affairs, City of Cleveland

Stephanie McHenry

Chief Financial Officer, Vice President for Business Affairs and Finance, Cleveland State University

Hugh McKay

Partner-in-Charge, Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP

Laura Mimura

Vice President, KeyBank Corporate Communications, KeyBank

Heath Monesmith*

Executive Vice President and General Counsel, Eaton Corporation

Joseph Morford

Managing Partner, Tucker Ellis LLP

Andrew Passen*


Shelly M. Peet

Vice President, Human Resources and Chief Information Officer, Nordson Corporation

Stuart Rosenberg

Group Administration Leader, Westfield Insurance

Mark Sutherland

Corporate Vice President, Global Communications and Public Affairs, The Lubrizol Corporation

Marc Sanchez

Partner, Frantz Ward LLP

Gary Shamis*

Principal, Winding River Consulting

Robert Varley*

Senior Policy Advisor (Midwest) (retired), Dominion East Ohio Gas Company

Jeffrey T. Verespej

Executive Director, Old Brooklyn Development Corporation

Kristin Warzocha

President and CEO, Greater Cleveland Food Bank

Paul Wellener*

Northeast Ohio Managing Principal, Deloitte Consulting LLP


Ex-officio Board Members:


Debbie Berry

Vice President of Community Development, University Circle Inc.

Danielle Doza

Policy and Development Manager, Empowering and Strengthening Ohio's People

Hillary P. Lyon

Business Development Manager, CTL Engineering, Inc.

KC McKenna

Vice President Marketing & Admission, Saint Edward High School

Sunny Nixon

Senior Corporate Counsel, CoverMyMeds


Emeritus Board Members:


Marc Byrnes

Chairman, Oswald Companies

Thomas Hopkins

SVP, Human Resources (retired), The Sherwin-Williams Company

Tom Stevens

Vice Chair & Chief Administrative Officer (retired), KeyBank

Eddie Taylor

President, Taylor Oswald, LLC

*Denotes Executive Committee