Global Cleveland Board of Directors

Executive Committee

Oren Baratz, Senior Vice President of External Affairs, The Jewish Federation of Cleveland, Policy Committee

Ed Bell, President & Senior Managing Director, Wealth Management, Gries Financial, LLC, Development Committee

David Fleshler, Vice Provost for International Affairs, Case Western Reserve University, Chairman of the Board

Keith Libman, Partner, Bober, Marker, Fedorovich & Co.,  Finance Committee

Valarie McCall, Chief of Government & International Affairs, City of Cleveland, Governance Committee

Judge Dan Polster, Federal Judge, US District Court of the Northern District of Ohio, Finance Committee

Albert Ratner, Partner, RMS Investment Corporation, Co-Chairman Emeritus

Fareed Siddiq, Managing Director, Wealth management Advisor, Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Inc., Service Committee

Board of Directors

Lisa Blanchard, People Systems and Analytics Lead, Rapid Response Monitoring

Abby Bruell, Volunteer

Matt Carroll, Chief Economic Growth and Opportunity Officer, Cuyahoga County

Jim Cavoli, President and COO, Swagelok

Patrick Espinosa, Attorney at Law, Lorenzon Law LLC

Hiroyuki Fujita, Founder & CEO, Quality Electrodynamics

William Gary, Executive Vice President, Workforce and Economic Development Division, Cuyahoga Community College

Dr. John Holcomb, Interim Vice Provost for Academic Programs and Interim Dean, College of Graduate Studies

Elise  James-DeCruise, Chief Diversity Officer, The Ad Council

Colin Jennings, Partner, Squire Patton Boggs, LLP

Sanjiv Kapur, Partner, Jones Day

Margarita S. Krncevic, Of Counsel, Benesch Friedlander Coplan & Aronoff LLP

Ryan Kozak, Senior Managing Director of Government and Nonprofit Finance, Huntington Bank

David Leopold, Partner/Group Leader, Immigration, Ulmer & Berne

Joe Marinucci, President and CEO, Downtown Cleveland Alliance

Claudia O’Brien, Chief Operations Officer, O’Brien Construction

Girish Rao, Director of Information Solutions, Lubrizol

Radhika Reddy, Partner, Ariel International Center, LLC

Ronn Richard, President & CEO, Cleveland Foundation

Robert Rosing, President & CEO, Dwellworks, LLC

Chad Salahshour, President & CEO, 911 Cellular Ltd.

Baju Shah, Senior Fellow for Innovation, Cleveland Foundation

Thomas Snowberger, Chief Human Resources Officer, University Hospitals

Norman Steiner, Vice President of Business Development, Medical Mutual of Ohio

Daniel Walsh, Chief Executive officer, Citymark Capital, LLC

Megan Wilson, Chief of Staff, Cleveland Foundation

Margaret Wong, President & Managing Partner, Margaret Wong & Associates Co., LPA

Sheila Wright, Executive Vice President, Policy Advisor to Albert Ratner, The Good Community Foundation


Global Cleveland Staff

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