Board of Directors
The Board is comprised of local business and civic leaders from throughout the community. Members are recommended by a Nominating Committee and are chosen for exhibited leadership in their own organizations and the civic area.
Members provide leadership for vision and overall direction, approve the annual business plan, goals and priority outcomes, monitor progress, and have a fiduciary responsibility for the programmatic and fiscal integrity of the organization.
2017 BOARD MEMBERS
Julia W. Poston*, EY, Chair
Michael S. Comer*, KPMG, LLP, Treasurer
Shakila T. Ahmad, Allergy & Asthma Specialty Center
Marcia Voorhis Andrew, Esq*, Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP
Patricia A. Baker, MGPI of Indiana, LLC
Karen D. Bankston, Ph.D.*, University of Cincinnati
Kasey Bond*, Keating Muething & Klekamp PLL
William P. Butler, The Corporex Family of Companies
Kim Chiodi, Western & Southern Financial Group
Mark C. Clement, TriHealth, Inc.
Brian D. Coley, MD, FACR, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center
Garren Colvin, St. Elizabeth Healthcare
Alfonso Cornejo, Hispanic Chamber Cincinnati USA
Brian Cox, Macy’s Inc.
Steven E. Cruse, CWA Local 4400
David L. Faulk, Talent Management LLC.
Fernando Figueroa, Ph.D., Gateway Community & Technical College
Michael Filomena, Enterprise Holdings, Inc.
Christopher C. Froman*, Pomeroy
Monica Garnes, The Kroger Co.
Kay Geiger, PNC Bank, Greater Cincinnati/NKY
David J. Gooch, Park National Bank SW Ohio & NKY
Tracey H. Grabowski, The Procter & Gamble Company
Melvin Gravely, Triversity Construction
Kimberly Halbauer, Fifth Third Bank
Gary L. Heiman, Standard Textile Co., Inc.
Julie B. Highley, HORAN
Gary T. Huffman*, Ohio National Financial Services
Mark J. Jahnke, Esq., Katz Teller
Renita Jones-Street, AFSCME Ohio Council 8
Eric H. Kearney, African American Chamber of Commerce
Tillie Hidalgo Lima*, Best Upon Request
Roni J. Luckenbill*, Girl Scouts of Western Ohio
Anne M. Lynch, GE Aviation
Inga McGlothin, Amalgamated Transit Union
Candace S. McGraw, Cincinnati/No. Kentucky International Airport
Peter M. McLinden*, Cincinnati AFL-CIO Labor Council
Carolyn Pione Micheli*, The E.W. Scripps Co.
Mary A. Miller*, JANCOA Janitorial Services, Inc.
Molly North, A1. Neyer
Lisa D. O’Brien, U.S. Bank
Jeff O’Neil, Med, PCC, Greater Cincinnati Behavioral Health
David C. Phillips, Community Volunteer
Scott D. Phillips*, Frost Brown Todd, LLC
Monica J. Posey, Ph.D, Cincinnati State and Technical College
Robert C. Reifsnyder*, United Way of Greater Cincinnati
Sean L. Rugless, The Katalyst Group
Carl P. Satterwhite*, River City Furniture, LLC
Jim Scott, Community Volunteer
Charles L. Session Jr., Duke Energy
Steven J. Shifman*, Michelman
Heidi Shore, U.S. Bank
James W. Sowar, Deloitte
Mary Stagaman, Cincinnati USA Regional Chamber
Kenneth W. Stecher, Cincinnati Insurance Cos.
Theodore H. Torbeck*
Matthew D. Van Sant*, Clermont County Chamber of Commerce
Thomas Vaughan, AAA Club Alliance
*Executive Committee Members