Board and Trustees

Board and Trustees

Ronald McDonald House Charities of Northeast Ohio, Inc. is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors with representation from hospital partners, McDonald’s Owner/Operators, and stakeholders from throughout Northeast Ohio. Groups of Community Trustees and Advisors from Greater Cleveland and Greater Akron/Canton/Mahoning Valley provide input on regional initiatives.

Board of Directors

Officers and Executive Committee

President

Trey Bennett
Partner
Stark & Knoll Co., L.P.A.

Vice President

Michael Novak
Managing Director
Wellspring Financial Advisors

Secretary

Ronald L. Kahn
Retired Partner
Ulmer & Berne, LLP

Treasurer

Nick Fanous
President & Managing Partner
Newman & Co. CPAs

Chair, Audit

Trina Bediako
CEO
New Horizons Baking Co.

Chair, Facilities

Tom Charek
President
Welty Development

Chair, Finance

Kim McFarlane
Assistant Director Partner, Tax & Benefit Services
Jones Day

Chair, Fund Development

Barry Hollis
Senior Vice President
PNC Bank, N.A.

Chair, Governance

Michael Novak
Managing Director
Wellspring Financial Advisors, LLC

Chair, HR Task Force

Donna Rhodes
VP of HR & Organizational Effectiveness
COTSWORKS, LLC

Chair, Marketing & Communications

Cate Donovan
VP of Marketing, Industrial Wood Coatings Division
The Sherwin-Williams Company

Chair, Programs

Michelle Marks, D.O.
Medical Director
Cleveland Clinic Children’s

Chair, Greater Akron/Canton Community Trustees

Andrea Wlaszyn
Director of Business Engagement
BVU, Akron

Chair, Greater Cleveland Community Trustees

Salvatore Mileti
Chief Financial Officer
GNCO, Inc.

Members

Amy Ansel
Owner/Operator, McDonald’s
NCT Enterprises LTD

Fritz Berckmueller
Partner
Calfee, Halter & Griswold LLP

Jeananne Chadsey
Deputy Chief of Staff
Ohio Secretary of State

Rachel Egler, M.D.
Director, Outpatient Services
Angie Fowler Adolescent and
Young Adult Cancer Center
UH Rainbow Babies & Children’s

Don Grassi
Financial Advisor
ViewPoint Wealth Partners

Jeff Hord, M.D.
Director, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
Akron Children’s Hospital

Allyson Kidik
EVP, Chief Risk Review Officer and General Auditor
KeyCorp

Lynn Rowe Larsen
Partner
Taft Stettinius & Hollister

Mark Lerner
Senior Advisor and President Emeritus
GOJO Industries, Inc.

Kevin Myeroff
CEO
NCA Financial Planners

John Perdue
Owner/Operator
McDonald’s

John Powers
Owner/Operator
McDonald’s

CeCe President
VP Partnership Development
Presidential Consultants, Inc.

Craig Richmond
Consultant

Aparna Roy, MD
Chief of Pediatrics
MetroHealth

Marguerite Walz
Principle/Advisor
CoreConnections Partners, LLC

Jenelle Wolfe
Director, International Tax Strategy
Eaton Corporation

Janis Worley
Finance and Operations Manager
First Congregational Church of Akron

Greater Cleveland Community Trustees

Chair

Salvatore Mileti
Chief Financial Officer
GNCO, Inc.

Nominating

Meredith Danko
Client Manager
Taylor Oswald

Trustees

Vice Chair

Christopher Clegg
Sr. VP & Commercial Banking Team Leader
F.N.B. Corporation

Secretary

Jennifer Noble
Counsel-Employee Benefits
Ford Motor Company

Bill Ambrogio
Senior Wealth Advisor, Managing Director
Wellspring Financial Advisors, LLC

Michael Brennan
Vice President/Senior Advisor
Morgan Stanley

Dan Campbell
Founder, President
Real Hospitality, INC
GGG, INC

Christy Conrath
Vice President
Oswald Companies

Charlotte Elek
Product Manager
Progressive Insurance

Pat Gable
Partner, Audit Services
Grant Thornton

Jerrald Goodloe
Family Support Specialist
Team Lead

SAY YES CLEVELAND

Mickey Kozlovich
President
Kozlovich Enterprises, Inc.

Dan Lorber
Vice President, Controller
Signet Jewelers

Eric Metzung
Senior Director of Funds Management
SITE Centers Corp.

James Neville
Architect
Neville SB

Deborah Prusak
Clinical RN Nurse Manager
University Hospitals

Erin Reese
Account Supervisor
Roop & Co.

Leah Sardiga
Consulting Actuary
Oswald Companies

Mike Scanlan
Vice President, University Relations
John Carroll University

Mary Beth Thoburn
Chief Nursing Officer
Cleveland Clinic Fairview Hospital

Michael Vehovec
VP & Corporate Controller
University Hospitals

Greater Akron/Canton/Mahoning Valley Community Trustees

Chair

Andrea Wlaszyn
Director of Business Engagement
BVU, Akron

Nominating

Amie O’Neill
Retired

Trustees

Vice Chair

Sharri Roper-Comernisky
HR Consultant

Vito Abruzzino
Prosecuting Attorney
Columbiana County

Jeananne Chadsey
Deputy Chief of Staff
Ohio Secretary of State

Nathan Heinzerling, MD
Pediatric Surgeon
Akron Children’s Hospital

Laurice Moore
Akron Children’s Hospital Women’s Board

Jason Petrik
Chief Financial Officer
Energy Harbor Corp.

Ashely Rini
Sr Manager & Operations Talent Acquisition/Onboarding
Swagelok Company

Amy Tenney
Assistant Corporate Controller
Diebold Nixdorf

Candice Williams
Project Account – Architecture Finance Sector
CHA Consulting, Inc.