The Government Affairs Steering Committee identifies public policies that foster job creation and economic development and advises the Chamber staff and Board on how to best advocate for those policies.

Derrick Clay 
New Visions Group, LLC
Chair

Shawna Davis
Ohio Health
Vice-Chair

Ted Adams
L Brands

Barbara Benham
The Huntington National Bank

Andre Bradley
CareWorksComp

Darnita Bradley – Past Board Chair
Columbia Gas of Ohio

Sarah Briggs
AT&T Ohio

Bill Byers
Byers, Minton & Associates, LLC

John Daly
Royal Document Destruction

Kristen Easterday
Columbus Regional Airport Authority 

Maria Haberman
American Electric Power

Matt Howells
Honda of America Mfg, Inc.

Laura Koprowski
COTA

Doug Kridler
The Columbus Foundation

Blair Luciano
The Wendy’s Company

Laura Padgitt
Cardinal Health

Brian Perera
The Ohio State University

Jeff Polesovsky
The Columbus Partnership 

Aaron Pickrell
Remington Road Group

Mike Reese
Ice Miller LLP

Bob Roach
Roach McIntyre & Associates, Northwestern Mutual

Josh Sanders
Calfee, Halter & Griswold LLP

Mark Schloemer
State Auto Insurance Companies

Curt Steiner
Steiner Public Relations

Steve Tugend
Kegler, Brown, Hill + Ritter Co., L.P.A.

Madison Whalen, Esq.
Roetzel & Andress

Rachel Winder
Benesch Law

Board Liaison
Brian Worth 

Cardinal Health

Nathan Wymer
Nationwide

For more information on the Government Affairs Steering Committee contact Holly Gross at hollygross@columbus.org.