Board of Directors


James Simon – Chair
Partner, Buckingham, Doolittle & Burroughs, LLC

David Simpson – Vice Chair
Lecturer - Baldwin Wallace University, Retired CEO Hospice of the Western Reserve

Elizabeth Reilly – Secretary
Professor of Law Emerita, C. Blake McDowell Law Center

Maureen Aebi, CPA, MT– Treasurer
Tax Manager, Sikich

Carolyn Kean, MBA, MEd, RN – Interim Executive Director
Crown Point Ecology Center

Mark Butler
Leadership Liaison, Dominican Sisters of Peace 

Marguerite Chandler, OP
Shepard's Corner 

DE'Shaun Dunn-Bey
Operations Supervisor, Fed-Ex Custom Critical

Joel D. Eagle, Esq.
Partner, Thompson Hine, LLP

Stephen Leuenberger 
Owner, Leuenberger Architect 

Wei Li, Ph.D, CPA Janet B. Minc, Ph.D. 
Interim Chair, Department of Accounting, Kent State University

Janet B. Minc, Ph.D.Joel D. Eagle, Esq.
English Professor, Emerita, University of Akron 

Joe Nemeth
Vice President, Creative,  TRIAD Communications

Samantha Phillips
Gardener/farmer,  Education and Community Outreach

Barbara Rapp, OP
Leadership Delegate, Dominion Sisters of Peace

Jacqueline A. Sampsel, MT, CPA 
Deputy Fiscal Officer/Investments, Summit County Fiscal Office 

David Sinar
Periodontist, Retired 

Alicia Thomas, MS, RD, LD
Case Western Reserve University, School of Medicine