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Board and Executive Team


Board of Directors
Executive Committee

President
Matthew Nakon, Esq.
Wickens Herzer Panza

Vice Presidents
Gladys Reed
Community Representative

Michael N. Ungar, Esq.
Ulmer & Berne LLP

Rita Maimbourg, Esq.
Tucker Ellis LLP

Secretary/Treasurer
Philip S. Fastenau, Ph.D.
University Hospitals

 

Board of Directors
Members

Carolyn Butler
Community Representative
nominated by the American Sickle Cell Anemia Association

Leonard Castle
Community Representative
nominated by the Malachi Center

Jillian Charles, Esq.
Eaton Corporation

Quo Vadis Cobb, Esq.
Rockwell Automation

Steven Dettelbach, Esq.
BakerHostetler

Andre Dowdy
Community Representative
nominated by the VA Medical Center

Philip S. Fastenau, Ph.D.
University Hospitals

Stephen M. Fazio, Esq.
Squire Patton Boggs

Nathan Genovese, Esq.
Community Representative
Nominated by The Arc of Greater Cleveland

Karen L. Giffen, Esq.
Giffen & Kaminski LLC

Delores Gray
Community Representative
nominated by Promise Neighborhood

Ronald V. Johnson, Esq.
Key Bank National Association

Jonathan Leiken, Esq.
Diebold Nixdorf

Rita Maimbourg, Esq.
Tucker Ellis LLP

Hugh McKay, Esq.
Porter Wright Morris & Arthur

Edward W. Moore, Esq.
RPM International

Matthew Nakon, Esq.
Wickens Herzer Panza

Gladys B. Reed
Community Representative
nominated by Cleveland Tenants Organization

Barbara Roman, Esq.
Meyers, Roman, Friedberg & Lewis

Michael N. Ungar, Esq.
Ulmer & Berne LLP

Brenda Wells
Community Representative
Nominated by American Sickle Cell Anemia Association

 

Executive Staff

Colleen M. Cotter, Esq.
Executive Director

Tom Mlakar, Esq.
Deputy Director for Advocacy

Bettina Kaplan
Director of Finance & Administrative Operations

Melanie A. Shakarian, Esq.
Director of Development & Communications