The active engagement and leadership of senior business executives are central to the GCP’s credibility and success. Consideration is given to ensure that the GCP Board represents the diversity that is present in Greater Cleveland. 

Click here to read our Board of Directors Resolution on Diversity and Inclusion. Our Board is composed of CEOs of small, mid-sized and large companies in the Cleveland Plus region, as well as executives who lead our major health care, educational, and venture capital organizations.


Eric Schnur
President and Chief Executive Officer
The Lubrizol Corporation


Joe DiRocco
Regional President 
Fifth Third Bank  


Craig Arnold
Chairman and CEO

Brent D. Ballard 
Managing Partner 
Calfee, Halter & Griswold LLP

Nevin Bansal
President and CEO
Outreach Promotional Solutions LLC 

Rudy Bentlage
Executive Director-Market Executive
JP Morgan Chase Bank

Jodi L. Berg 
Vitamix Corporation

Fernando Bertero
Fully Promoted

Julie Boland
Vice Chair and U.S. - Central Region Managing Partner
Ernst & Young 

Akram Boutros, M.D.**
President & CEO
The MetroHealth System

Brendan Buescher
Senior Partner
McKinsey & Co.  

James Cavoli
Chief Operating Officer
Swagelok Co.

Scott Chaikin 
Executive Chairman
Dix & Eaton 

Rick Chiricosta
Chairman, President & CEO
Medical Mutual

Lonnie Coleman
Chairman, Owner & President
Coleman Spohn Corporation

Bill Cosgrove
President & CEO
Union Home Mortgage Corp. 

Jeroen Diderich
Vice President and General Manager, Labels and Graphics North America
Avery Dennison

Paul J. Dolan 
Chairman and CEO 
Cleveland Indians Baseball Co. LP

Deborah Donley
Founder and Principal
Vocon Design Inc.

James E. Eck
Vice President & General Manager
Ohio & West Virginia Distribution
Dominion Energy Ohio

Dr. Hiroyuki Fujita
Founder and CEO, Quality Electrodynamics
Chief Technology Officer, Canon Medical Systems Corporation, MRI Division
Honorary Consul of Japan in Cleveland

Alex Gertsburg
The Gertsburg Law Firm

Lourenco Goncalves
Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer
Cleveland-Cliffs Inc.

Stanley Gorom, III
CEO & Managing Partner
Hahn Loeser & Parks LLC

Christopher Gorman
Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, and President

Sally Gries
Non-Executive Chairperson and Founder
Gries Financial Partners 

Brad Harmon
Advance Ohio

David Heller
Managing Member
The NRP Group

Alex Johnson, Ph.D.**
Cuyahoga Community College

Kevin Johnson
Managing Partner
NexGen Interactive

Margaret Judd
Executive Arrangements, Inc.

Elizabeth B. Juliano 
Founder and CEO
Litigation Management, Inc. 

Eric Kaler
Case Western Reserve University

Bob Klonk
Oswald Companies

Len Komoroski 
Cleveland Cavaliers/Quicken Loans Arena

Bill Lacey
President and CEO
GE Lighting, a Savant company

Daryl Z. Laisure
President and CEO
ZIN Technologies, Inc.

Ed Largent III
President, CEO & Board Chair
The Westfield Group

Heather Lennox
Partner-in-Charge, Cleveland Office
Jones Day

Bob Littman
Office Managing Partner

Joe Lopez
President and CEO
Artessa Building Group LLC

Jason Lucarelli
Minute Men Staffing Services

John MacIntosh
Managing Partner, Northeast Ohio

Jim Malz
Midwest Regional Executive State President – Ohio
Citizens Bank

Christopher Mapes 
Chairman, President and CEO 
Lincoln Electric Holdings, Inc. 

Jeneen Marziani
Senior Vice President
Ohio Market President
Bank of America

Bonnie Matthew 
President and Owner 
Food for Thought Catering

Cliff Megerian, M.D.
President, Physician
University Hospitals

Loretta J. Mester**
President and CEO
Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland

Tomislav Mihaljevic
CEO and President
Cleveland Clinic

Duff Milkie
General Counsel, Secretary
Cedar Fair

Rob Moll
MTD Products Inc. 

John Morikis
Chairman, President and CEO
The Sherwin-Williams Company

Scott Mueller 
Chief Executive Officer
Dealer Tire 

Randall Myeroff
Chief Executive Officer
Cohen & Company

Frederick R. Nance 
Global Managing Partner 
Squire Patton Boggs (US) LLP  

Tim Opsitnick
Executive Vice President and General Counsel
Technology Concepts and Design, Inc. 

Pat Pastore
Regional President
PNC Bank 

Bob Patterson
President and CEO

Cheryl Perez
Cheryl C Perez Brands

Marla Perez-Davis
Deputy Director
NASA Glenn Research Center

Deborah Z. Read 
Managing Partner 
Thompson Hine LLP 

Neal Restivo
Oatey Co.

Sean Richardson
Cleveland Regional President
Huntington National Bank

Walt Rosebrough
President and CEO

Harlan Sands
Cleveland State University  

Mark Smucker
President and CEO
The J.M. Smucker Company

Michael E. Stanek
Co-owner and CFO
Hunt Imaging LLC 

Frank C. Sullivan 
Chairman and CEO 
RPM International, Inc. 

Eddie Taylor Jr. 
Taylor Oswald 

Tameka Taylor
Compass Consulting Services LLC

Adrian Thompson
Co-Partner-in-Charge and Chief Diversity Officer
Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP

Gabriel Torok
Vice President
Preemptive Solutions LLC

Micki Tubbs
FIT Technologies 

Jugal K. Vijayvargiya
President and CEO

Brett Wall
Chief Operations Partner
BakerHostetler LLP

Tony Weber
Goldfarb Weber Creative Media 

Paul Wellener
Managing Principal
Deloitte Services LLP

Vanessa Whiting
AES Management Corporation

Thomas L. Williams
Chairman and CEO
Parker Hannifin Corp.

John G. Young
Speed Exterminating Co.

Alan M. Zang
Regional President
U.S. Bank


*Federal Installation Liaison  **Other nonvoting member