Executive Board Members

  • Cynthia Dunn, President, President & CEO, Judson Services, Inc.
  • Jack Katzenmeyer, Treasurer, Retired Partner, Ernst and Young LLP
  • Jenna Synder, Secretary, Marketing Director, Ciuni & Panichi Inc.


  • Jack Bialosky, Jr., Senior Principal and Managing Partner, Bialosky + Partners Architects
  • Marie Calabrese, Mental Health Therapist
  • Joanne Clark, Retired, Sisters of Charity Health System, President, St. Vincent Charity Development Foundation, Vice President, Corporate Affairs
  • Janet Curry, Trustee, Cleveland Institute of Music; Past President, Friends of Apollo’s Fire
  • Lev Gonick, Chief Executive Officer, OneCommunity
  • Jennifer L. Highfield, Director of Advancement, West Side Catholic Center
  • Kathryn Karipides, Founding Head of Department of Dance, Case Western Reserve University
  • Lisa Lansing, Founder/Owner, Inspiral Motion
  • Brian Marita, Managing Partner, Ciuni & Panichi
  • Kay Shames, Director, Center for Arts and Innovation, Cleveland State University
  • David Shimotakahara, Artistic Director, GroundWorks DanceTheater
  • Mary Lou Stricklin, Retired President & CEO, Visiting Nurse Association Healthcare Partners of Ohio
  • Max Thomas, Attorney, Max W. Thomas, LLC
  • Jonathan Wehner, Director of Recruiting & Strategic Initiatives, Case Western Reserve University
  • Denise San Antonio Zeman, Retired President & CEO, Saint Luke’s Foundation of Cleveland, Ohio