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Board of Directors

Our Board of Directors represents Fortune 500 corporations, as well as some of the region’s most innovative and entrepreneurial small and mid-sized businesses. Get to know them below.

Tony Ruscilli

Ruscilli Construction

Darci Congrove

Chair Emeritus
Managing Director
GBQ Partners, LLC

Derrick Clay

Vice Chair
Senior Vice President
Shumaker Advisors

K.L. Allen, Ed.D.

WGU Ohio

Jeremy Banta

Program Coordinator – Supply Chain Management
Columbus State Community College

Kim Blackwell

Chief Executive Officer
PMM Agency

Elizabeth Blount McCormick

Uniglobe Travel Designers

Deb Boiarsky

Chief Operating Partner
Porter Wright

Darnita Bradley

Senior Manager Local Government Affairs & External Engagement

John Carter

President & Chief Operating Officer
Nationwide Financial

John Daly

Royal Document Destruction

Josh Demidovich

Executive Co Owner
CK Green Partners

Don DePerro

President & CEO
Columbus Chamber of Commerce

Brandon Dupler

Dupler Office

Ken Freedman

VP/General Manager
WCMH-TV, NBC4, nbc4i.com

Sean Grant

Chief Administrative Officer
The Columbus Partnership & One Columbus

Chris Guilliams

Columbus Office Audit and Assurance Leader

Brian Hall, CPCU

Overmyer Hall Associates

Tom Harris

Chief Executive Officer

Kurt Hoeft


Srikant Iyer

Head of Home Lending Originations Product Strategy & Transformation 
Wells Fargo

Lori Kaiser

Chief Executive Officer
Kaiser Consulting

Jill Kuhlman

Chief Administrative Officer
FST Logistics, Inc.

Catherine Lang-Cline

Portfolio Creative

Dan Like, MHA

Chief Administrative Officer, Ambulatory Services
The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center

James Llende

Vice President of Tax
American Electric Power

Keith Martinez

Columbus Office Managing Partner
Plante Moran

Joseph Miller

Partner, Litigation Group Chair
Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP

Lori Miller


Brandon Nelson

Market Executive – Commercial Banking
J.P. Morgan Chase

Bill Nolan

Columbus Managing Partner
Barnes & Thornburg LLP

Vince Parisi

President and Chief Operating Officer
Columbia Gas of Ohio

Robyn Pollina

Chief Executive Officer

Catherine Strauss

Office Managing Partner
Ice Miller

Greg Ubert

Founder & President
Crimson Cup Coffee & Tea

Sue Zazon

Central Ohio Region President 
Huntington Bank