Board of Directors

The Lorain County Community College Foundation is governed by a fifty-member board of directors. These dedicated volunteers lend us their professional expertise and talents as they guide the Foundation and assist in critical decision-making. Their efforts ensure that the Foundation continues to invest in the LCCC priorities that present the greatest opportunities for the College’s stakeholders.

Officers

Phillip J. Baptiste, Chair             

Partner, Cohen & Company, Ltd.

 

Dr. Cathy Dietlin, Vice Chair                       

Retired, Director, P-16 Council

 

The Honorable James L. Miraldi, Vice Chair

Judge, Lorain County Court of Common Pleas

 

Thomas J. Smith, Secretary              

Assistant Vice President, Business Organizations and Tax Department

Wickens, Herzer, Panza, Cook & Batista-LCCC District Trustee

 

David L. Herzer, Asst. Secretary              

Official Counsel, Wickens, Herzer, Panza, Cook & Batista

 

Greg Thaxton, Treasurer                        

VP & Chief Financial Officer, Nordson Corporation

 

Philip J. Amos, Assistant Treasurer         

President, Chapman & Chapman Inc.

 

Dr. Marcia Ballinger, President        

President, Lorain County Community College

 

Tracy Green, Vice President              

Vice President, Strategic & Institutional Development

Lorain County Community College

Directors

Dr. Roy Church
President Emeritus, LCCC

 

Steve Myers
Vice President of Operations, Parker Hannifin Corporation

 

 

 

The Hon. Joseph Cirigliano
Retired Judge & Attorney – Wickens, Herzer, Panza Cook & Batista

 

Kevin Nelson
Ohio Regional President, Northwest Bank

 

 

 

Ronald A. Cocco
President, Clark & Post Architects, Inc.

 

Jane Norton
Retired Executive Director, The Stocker Foundation

 

 

 

Jim Cordes
Lorain County Administrator

 

*Donald Ortner
Owner, Associated Contractors, Inc.

 

 

 

Jon Cromling
Vice President, Ross Environmental Services Inc.

 

Daniel Reaser
President & CEO, American Hood System Inc.

 

 

 

Jeff Desich
Chief Executive Officer, Equity Trust Co.

 

Judith A. Riddle
Owner, Riddle Funeral Home

 

 

 

Garis Distelhorst
Community Volunteer

 

Dr. John W. Schaeffer
President, North Ohio Heart Center

 

 

 

*Kevin J. Flanigan
President, General Plug and Manufacturing Company

 

Dr. Donald Sheldon
President, Community Hospitals West Region, University Hospitals

 

 

 

John C. Gaudry
Retired, Rehabilitation Consultants

 

Judith A. Riddle
Owner, Riddle Funeral Home

 

 

 

Anthony Giardini
Attorney at Law, Bradley & Giardini Co., L.P.A.

 

*Michael Sherman
Retired, Regional Representative, Ohio State Association of the Plumbing and Pipefitting Industry

 

 

 

*Terry D. Goode
Retired Business Professional & Community Volunteer

 

Mark Skellenger
Vice President, KS Associates Civil Engineers & Survivors

 

 

 

Dr. Mark Guay
Director, UH Center for Otolaryngology

 

Barry Smith
Director of Supply Management, The Lincoln Electric Company

 

 

 

Robert Heinrich
Community Volunteer

 

Nicole Sprenger
CEO of Corporate Services, Sprenger Health Care Systems

 

 

 

Brian Hoagland
Vice President & Senior Sales Executive, Oswald Companies

 

Dr. Rebecca Starck
President, Cleveland Clinic Avon Hospital

 

 

 

John R. Hruska
Retired, Parker Hannifin Corporation

 

Bruce E. Stevens
President & CEO, Buckeye Community Bank

 

 

 

John Hunter
Mayor, Sheffield Village

 

Gail Stumphauzer
Founder & Director, Margeau's Free To Be Project

 

 

 

Jane Jonesco
Retired Higher-Ed Development Professional

 

Albert A. Tegel
Retired Senior VP, PNC Bank

 

 

 

Dr. Rustom Khouri
President & CEO, Carnegie Management

 

Ted Wallingford
President, Best Technology

 

 

 

Tim King
President, Superior Electric Supply Inc.

 

Charlotte Wray MSN, RN, MBA
Community Volunteer

 

 

 

Robert E. Knight
President, Knight Development Corporation

 

Dale P. Yost
Vice President, Yost Construction

 

 

 

Donald P. Knechtges
President, Business Visions

 

Lily T. Yuzon
Office Administrator, F.E. Yuzon, M.D.., Inc.

 

 

 

Lee M. Koury
Chief Development Officer, Convero

 

Alan M. Zang
Market President, U.S. Bank

 

 

 

Clark Lubaski
Chief Financial Officer, Robbins Co.

 

Maria Ilvento Zolli
Practice Administrator, Center for Vascular and Thoracic Medicine and Surgery, Inc.

 

 

 

Joseph McAleese
Chairman, Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems

 

 
 

 

 

Kim Meyers
Attorney, Meyers Law Firm LLC

 

 

 

 

 

Greg Mulach
President, FirstMerit Greater Cleveland West, Erie Shores & Toledo

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

*LCCC District Board Member

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