Trustees

Chairman

Robert Gessner

President
MCTV

Vice Chairmen

Ronald D. Becker

Chairman & CEO
Hilscher-Clarke

Janet Whitacre-Kaboth

Chairman, CEO & President
Whitacre-Greer

Ryan Stenger

VP of Government Affairs
TimkenSteel Corporation

Secretary

Brian Belden

Manager of Sales
Belden Brick Company

Treasurer

Timothy M. Burke

Market President and Sales Executive
KeyBank

At Large

Thomas E. Cecconi

President & CEO
Mercy Medical Center

Christopher Remark

CEO
Aultman Hospital

Para Jones, PhD

President
Stark State College

Past Chairman

William C. Shivers

President
Greater Akron/Canton Region
Huntington Bank

SDB Finance Corporation Chairman

Scott T. Warburton

Principle
CliftonLarsonAllen LLP

Emeritus

Steve Paquette

Former CEO and President
Stark Development Board


Members

Barbara H. Bennett

Director of Administrative Services
Muskingham Watershed Conservancy District

Karen Brenneman

Owner/Managing Partner
Hall, Kistler & Co.

William Cook

VP Middle Market Banking
JP Morgan Chase

Dr. Jay A. Gershen, DDS, PhD

President
NEOMED

Joe Gerzina

Community President
Farmers National Bank Stark/Summit

Jordan Greenwald

Principal
GDK & Company

Matt Gregory

Executive Vice President
Gregory Industries

Joseph Halter

President
Solmet Technologies

Charles Hammontree

Chairman, CEO & President
Hammontree & Associates

Rick L. Hull

President & CEO
Premier Bank & Trust

Christopher Hunt

Director
Krugliak, Wilkins, Griffiths & Dougherty Co., L.P.A.

Geoff Karcher

President
The Karcher Group

Dick Maggiore

President & CEO
Innis Maggiore Group

Timothy Maloney

President
Canton Chair Rental

Gerard Mastroianni

President
Alliance Ventures

Richard B. McQueen

President & CEO
Akron Canton Airport

Richard Merriman PhD.

President
University of Mount Union

Frank J. Monaco

Partner
415 Group

Dennis A. Nash

CEO
Kenan Advantage Group

Jim Porter

Regional Publisher Gatehouse Ohio
Canton Repository

Todd Pugh

CEO & Founder
Enviroscapes, Inc.

Mark Samolczyk

President
Stark Community Foundation

Joseph Schauer

VP of Business Development
Schauer Group, Inc.

Doug Schwarz

VP of Development
Alliance Ventures

Timothy Seifert

President
Seifert Technologies, Inc.

Douglas J. Sibila

President & CEO
Peoples Services

Bruce M. Soares

Partner/Managing Director
Black, McCuskey, Souers & Arbaugh L.P.A.

W.J. Timken, Jr.

Chairman, CEO & President
TimkenSteel Corporation

Dave Waikem

C0-owner
Waikem Auto Group

Theodore F. Walter

President-Akron/Canton
Fifth Third Bank

Stark County

Janet Weir Creighton

President
Stark County Commissioner

Mayors

Thomas Bernabei

City of Canton

Kathy Catazaro-Perry

City of Massillon

Alan Andreani

City of Alliance