Our Team

Our Team


Executive Director:

Meredith Ashkettle


Alumni Outreach and Communications:

Liz McMahon


Heritage Program Coordinator :

Pam Carson


Our Board of trustees

Leadership Geauga is governed by a Board of Trustees who work in conjunction with the Executive Director to move the organization forward.  Board members must reside or work in Geauga County to be eligible for appointment and have experience and outreach in many county sectors of our community.  Board members are elected to a term of three years and shall not serve for more than two consecutive terms. Board members are expected to give time, talents and resources to the organization.

Susan Kruger,  President
Lake Hospital System (Retired)

Glen Peck, Vice President
Kinetico Inc.

Matthew Emrick, Past President
Junction Auto Family

Sharon Roediger, Secretary
Laudato and Company

Richard Frenchie
The Frenchie Group

Mark Halford
Medical Mutual of Ohio

Rebecca Klein
Geauga County Sheriff’s Office

Kimm Leininger
Geauga Growth Partnership

Lisa Mallis
Impactive Strategies

Bridey Matheney
Thrasher, Dinsmore & Dolan LPA

Alice Munn
Industrial Tapes (Retired)

Janice Sugarman
Bainbridge Township

Denise Toth
University Hospitals

Meredith Ashkettle

Executive Director