We are excited and honored to announce the addition of four new board members – John Lateulere, Lauren O’Neill, Ned Sherry, and Marla Zwinggi. A 15-person volunteer board governs Leadership Geauga, which provides guidance to three employees who run the organization. The following is a listing of those pictured above (from left to right):

Pam Carson, Staff, Leadership Geauga Heritage Program Director
Meredith Ashkettle, Staff, Leadership Geauga Executive Director
Denise Toth, University Hospitals Geauga Medical Center
Melissa Capretta, Payne and Tompkins Design Renovation
Alice Munn (Secretary), Retired
Denise Galicki, Village of South Russell
Kim Breyley, Shetler’s Business Solutions
Janice Sugarman (President), Bainbridge Township
Marla Zwinggi, Zwinggi Creative
Jim Heslop (Treasurer), Middlefield Banking Company
Susan Kruger, Retired
Mark Halford, Medical Mutual of Ohio
Angi Daugherty, Family Pride
John Lateulere, Lerebourn
Lauren O’Neill, Great Lakes Cheese
Ned Sherry, Kinetico
Bridey Matheney, Thrasher, Dinsmore, & Dolan
Amy Murfello, Staff, Leadership Geauga Marketing/Program Coordinator

Thank you to this wonderful group for all of their support and work. Here’s to a great 2023-24 year!