Louis G. Joseph, president
and CEO of The Brewer-Garrett Company, was reappointed
chairperson. He has served as a Foundation director since 2001
and received the Foundation’s Heath
Oliver Distinguished Director Award in 2017 for exemplary
service to the College. He became chairperson in June 2020. Other
Foundation board officer appointments include:
Vice chairpersons: James
partner, Thompson Hine LLP; Jeneen Marziani,
president, Ohio market, Bank of America; and Lorna Wisham, vice
president, corporate affairs and community involvement,
Secretary: Katherine T. O’Neill, community leader
Treasurer and vice chairperson: Gregory J. Skoda,
senior partner, Marcum LLP
President: Megan O’Bryan, vice president of resource
The Foundation also welcomed three new directors to its
director, external affairs, AT&T Cleveland/Northern Ohio; Monica
Jackson, vice president, global inclusion and diversity,
Eaton; and Gwendolyn Robinson, director, community
investment and engagement, KeyCorp.
In addition, the Foundation appointed Trina Evans and Shelley
Roth as director emeriti for their exemplary contributions
to the College, its students and the Foundation.
Evans is executive vice president and director of Corporate
Center at KeyCorp. She joined the Tri-C Foundation board in 2014
and served as chairperson from 2017 to 2019.
Roth is president of Pierre’s Ice Cream Company. She joined the
board in 1996 and served as chairperson from 2004 to 2006.
The Cuyahoga Community College Foundation, chartered in 1973, is
a tax-exempt 501(c)(3) charitable organization. The mission of
the Foundation is to secure funding for scholarships and
educational program development and enhancement at Tri-C.
Last year, with support from the Foundation, the College awarded
a record $4.2 million in scholarships to nearly 3,000 students