SoCF Cross


Tari S. Rivera

President, Regency Construction Services Inc.


Robyn N. Gordon

Director of center operations, NASA Glenn Research Center

Vice chair

Geralyn M. Presti

President & CEO, The Music Settlement

Vice chair

Martin D. Rodriguez

Senior vice president, market manager – Northern Ohio, PNC Real Estate


Dionissi Aliprantis

Research economist, Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland


Sister Evelyn Flowers CSA

Sisters of Charity of St. Augustine

CSA representative

Susanna H. Krey

President, Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland; SVP of foundations, outreach ministries & external affairs, Sisters of Charity Health System



Christy E. Bykowski

Senior vice president, managing director – Cleveland

Fahlgren Mortine

Sister Marian Durkin CSA

Sisters of Charity of St. Augustine

Joseph Gibbons


Schneider Smeltz Spieth Bell LLP

Sean Hennessy

Senior vice president–corporate planning, development and administration

The Sherwin-Williams Company

Latisha James


LMJGROUP Consultants

Karen Kleinhenz

Principal and CEO

Kleinhenz & Associates Ltd.

Judge Michael John Ryan

Cuyahoga County Court of Common Pleas – Juvenile Division

Pauline M. Seitz

Director, local funding partnerships

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (retired)

Lynn T. Singer Ph.D.

Deputy provost and vice president for academic affairs

Case Western Reserve University

Leo M. Spellacy Jr. Esq.


Thrasher, Dinsmore & Dolan LLP

Felton Thomas Jr.

Executive director and CEO

Cleveland Public Library

E. Harry Walker M.D.

Senior vice president, Ambulatory Network Operations, development director of MetroHealth’s Center for Community Health

The MetroHealth System (retired)

Woodrow Whitlow Jr. Ph.D.

Technical director

National Aerospace Solutions, Arnold Air Force Base, Tennessee