Board of Directors

Chairman
Larry Kidd, President & CEO
Reliable Staffing Services LLC, Jackson

Chairman-Elect & Treasurer
Jeff Walters, President
CBIZ Accounting, Tax & Advisory Services, Akron

Tara Abraham, CEO
Accel, Inc., New Albany

Jan Bans, Sr. Dir. Government & Regulatory Affairs
AT&T, Columbus

Robert Baxter, Senior Vice President
Mercy Health, Cincinnati

Johnni Beckel, Chief Human Resource Officer
OhioHealth, Columbus

Ron Becker, CEO
Hilscher-Clarke Electric Co., Canton

Bill Bishop, President
Associated Insurance, Westerville

Richard Brandt, Chairman
The Logan Clay Products Co., Logan

Allan Brown, Vice President, General Counsel and Human Resources
FedEx Corp., Uniontown

Yvette McGee Brown, Partner
Jones Day, Columbus

Thomas Button, Senior Vice President
Park National Bank, Columbus

Robert Camp, Vice President & General Manager
White Castle System, Inc., Columbus

Frank Carrino, Secretary & Group Legal Leader
Westfield Group, Westfield Center

LaVawn Coleman, EVP Secretary & General Counsel
Grange Insurance Companies, Columbus

Michele Connell, Managing Partner
Squire Patton Boggs LLP, Cleveland

Jeff Dafler, Vice President Government Affairs
The Timken Co., Canton

Rita McNeil Danish, Founder/CEO
JD2 Strategies LLC, Columbus

Walt Davis, Partner
Shakerland Farms LLC, Lebanon

Dennis Duchene, President & COO
CareWorks, Dublin

Mark Dunford, S. Ohio Regional VP Operations
Charter Communications, Columbus

Rex Elsass, CEO
The Strategy Group for Media, Delaware

Steven English, Sr. VP Government Relations
Nationwide Mutual Insurance Co., Columbus

Stewart Fletcher, Vice President of Operations & General Manager
Heritage Thermal Services, East Liverpool

Allen Fore, Vice President Public Affairs
Kinder Morgan, Ashtabula

Everett Gallagher, Sr. Vice President & Treasurer
Abercrombie & Fitch, New Albany

Jay Gershen, President
Northeast Ohio Medical University, Rootstown

Jeffrey Gorman, President & CEO
Gorman-Rupp Co., Mansfield

Brian Hicks, President & CEO
Hicks Partners, Columbus

Kevin Hinkle, Regional Vice President
Anthem Blue Cross/Blue Shield
Worthington

Brian Hodgett, Dir. State Government & OH Community Relations
The Procter & Gamble Co., Cincinnati

Linda Hondros, President
Hondros Family of Companies, Westerville

Sally Hughes, Presdeint & CEO
Caster Connection, Columbus

Melissa Ingwersen, President Central OH District
KeyCorp, Columbus

Jill Jansen, Manager of Government Relations
The Procter & Gamble Co., Cincinnati

Wesley Jetter, Chairman & CEO
Fort Recovery Industries, Inc., Fort Recovery

David Johnson, Of Counsel
Taft Stettinius & Hollister, Columbus

John Kennedy, VP & General Manager – Plant Operations
Dynegy, Cincinnati

David Koren, Director of Government Affairs
Columbia Gas of Ohio, Inc., Columbus

Thomas Lagos, Partner
Lagos & Lagos PLL, Springfield

J. Stephen McNally, Finance Controller/Director
Campbell Soup Supply Company, Napoleon

Joseph Misinec, Vice President
Grand River Rubber & Plastics Company, Ashtabula

Lois Mitten Rosenberry, President & CEO
Children’s Discovery Center, Maumee

Aneezal Mohamed, VP Deputy General Counsel & Asst. Corp. Secretary
Commercial Vehicle Group, Inc., New Albany

Michael Moore, CEO, President & Director
Gulfport Energy Corporation

Clifton Morehead, Regional Manager Corporate Government Relations
General Electric Company, Cincinnati

Rusty Orben, Resident VP Public Affairs
CSX Transportation, Inc., Columbus

Jordan Pace, Partner
Plante & Moran PLLC, Columbus

John Perez, Partner
Perez & Morris LLC, Columbus

Tom Raga, President & CEO
DP&L, Dayton

Robb Reder, VP Finance & Asst. General Manager
Glatfelter, Chillicothe

Steve Ringel, President – Ohio Market
CareSource, Dayton

Eric Roegner, Chief Operating Officer
Alcoa, Cleveland

Mary Schell, Senior Vice President
Wendy’s International, Inc., Dublin

Thomas Secor, President
Durable Corp., Norwalk

Steve Shepard, Sr. Director – Corp. Banking Market Lender Cent. OH Region
PNC, Columbus

Matt Sheppard, Sr. Director – Corp. Dev. & Government Affairs
Chesapeake Energy Corporation, Harrisburg

Julie Sloat, President & CEO
American Electric Power Ohio , Columbus

Brian Smith, COO
Mercy Health, Cincinnati

Tim Snyder, Segment Vice President Group Medicare
Humana, Inc., Dublin

Elise Spriggs, Sr. Vice President External Relations
State Auto Insurance Co., Columbus

Curt Steiner, CEO
Steiner Public Relations, Columbus

Chuck Sulerzyski, President & CEO
People’s Bancorp, Inc., Marietta

Blake Thompson, VP Government Affairs
The Ohio State University, Columbus

Joe Watson, President & CEO
Petland, Inc., Chillicothe

David Whikehart, Vice President Environment Safety & Corporate Affairs
Marathon Petroleum Company LP, Findlay

Guy Worley, CEO/President
Columbus Downtown Development Corporation

Tom Zaino, President
Zaino Hall & Farrin LLC, Columbus