Board

OFFICERS

BERNETT L. WILLIAMS, CHAIR

Vice President, External Affairs
Akron Children's Hospital

SHERRY L. NEUBERT, VICE CHAIR

Vice President and Chief Information Officer
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company

ERNEST E. (ERNIE) POUTTU, TREASURER

President & Chief Executive Officer
Harwick Standard Distribution Corporation

LUANNE DECKER, SECRETARY

Managing Director, Human Resources
FedEx Custom Critical, Inc.

NICHOLAS V. BROWNING, IMMEDIATE PAST CHAIR

President, Akron Region
Huntington Bank


TRUSTEES

PAUL N. CATANIA

Sr. Vice President / Branch Manager
Oswald Companies

JON A. FIUME

Chief Operating Officer
Mustard Seed Market & Cafe

JOHN GAROFALO

Vice President, Community Investment
Akron Community Foundation

BRIAN HARTE, MD

President
Cleveland Clinic Akron General

BETSY L. B. HARTSCHUH

Attorney
Witschey Witschey & Firestine Co. LPA

JUDI CH HILL

President
NAACP, Akron Branch

JOHN W. JUDGE

‎Vice President, Corporate Risk and Chief Risk Officer
FirstEnergy Corp.

AMANDA M. LEFFLER

Partner
Brouse McDowell

JAMES E. MERKLIN

Partner
Bober Markey Fedorovich

LAURA OFOBIKE

Chief Editorial Writer (Retired)
Akron Beacon Journal

DONALD RICE

Human Resources Director
City of Akron

JIM ROLLINS

President, Assurance and Tax Services Group
Meaden & Moore, Ltd.

THE HONORABLE ILENE SHAPIRO

County Executive
County of Summit, Ohio

KEVIN O. THOMPSON

Regional President
PNC Bank


EX-OFFICIO

ROBERT E. DEJOURNETT - Alumni Association President

Director, Community Relations & Diversity
Summa Health

STEVE MILLARD - GREATER AKRON CHAMBER REPRESENTATIVE

President and CEO
Grater Akron Chamber

LISA M. HILLING - Alumni Association Vice President

Principal
CliftonLarsonAllen

Samantha Coldwell - Torchbearers President

DECA Advisor
Barberton City Schools