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Volunteer Leadership

ArtsWave is fortunate to have so many committed leaders who volunteer their time and talent to make Greater Cincinnati an amazing place to live.

Board of Directors

2019-20 ArtsWave Trustees

Officers:

James M. Zimmerman, Chair
Melvin J. Gravely II, Vice Chair
Matthew Stautberg, Treasurer
Andre S. Valentine, Secretary
Alecia T. Kintner, President & CEO

Trustees:

Linda Antus
Ronald T. Bates
Debbie Brant +
Laura N. Brunner
Chris A. Carlson
Eric K. Combs +
Tom DeWitt
Phil Duncan
Dianne Dunkelman
Leigh Fox
Charles H. Gerhardt, III +
Kala Gibson
Trey Grayson
Gerald H. Greene +
Liz Grubow +
Amy Hanson +
Delores Hargrove-Young
Deborah Hayes
Melanie Liddle Healey
Mark Heimbouch
Todd M. Immell
Anthony Mathis**
Rob McDonald +
Jill McGruder +
Bobbie McTurner +
Jeffrey Meek
Tom Merrill
Evans N. Nwankwo
Dr. Monica Posey
R. Michael Prescott**
Jim Price**
Jack Rouse
Rosemary Schlachter +
Megan Shaffer
Murray Sinclaire, Jr.
Shane Starkey**
Don Stock
Woody Taft +
Teresa Tanner**
Eddie Tyner
George H. Vincent**
Rhonda Whitaker**
Stanford T. Williams, Jr.
Jodi Woffington

Life Trustees:

Otto M. Budig, Jr.
Lee A. Carter
Raymond R. Clark
A. B. Closson, Jr.
Nancy Heffner Donovan. 
John J. Kron
Susan S. Laffoon
Mitchel D. Livingston
Richard H. Rosenthal
Lisa Sauer
Thomas R. Schiff
Edgar L. Smith, Jr.
Mary Stagaman
Peter S. Strange
Dudley S. Taft
Ellen G. van der Horst

** Executive Committee
+ Ex-Officio

Campaign Leadership

2020 ArtsWave Community Campaign Chair Jill McGruder has recruited a stellar team of corporate leaders and community volunteers to ensure the Campaign's success. 

2020 Community Campaign Cabinet

Chair
Jill McGruder
Senior Vice President & Chief Marketing Officer
Western & Southern Financial Group

Cabinet Members
Ed Babbitt
Western & Southern Financial Group

Julie Back
Sibcy Cline

Beverly Bates
P&G

Andrea Behanan
Duke Energy

Chris Brown
Western & Southern Financial Group (Cincinnati Ballet Board)

Kate Brown
Western & Southern Financial Group (Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra Board)

John Bultema
Western & Southern Financial Group

Todd Castellini
Greater Cincinnati Redevelopment Authority

Carri Chandler
St. Elizabeth Medical Center

Kim Chiodi
Western & Southern Financial Group

Shaun Ethier
Empower

Adam Fath
PNC Bank

Kala Gibson
Fifth Third Bank

Trey Grayson
Frost Brown Todd

Chris Habel
Frost Brown Todd

Michelle Hall
Cincinnati Bell

Valerie Holmes
Western & Southern Financial Group

Brad Hunkler
Western & Southern Financial Group (Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra Board)

Joy Lytle
Clermont County Chamber of Commerce

Christine Meyer
Community Volunteer

Kathy Nardiello
Uptake

De Asa Nichols
CCHMC

Julia Poston
EY

Jim Price
Empower

Maribeth Rahe
Ft. Washington Investments

Scott Robertson
RCF Group

Emily Rotella
Fifth Third Bank

Craig Sarembock
Bartlett

Martha Sarra
Kroger

Dave Spaulding
Turner Construction Company

Tom Stapleton
Eagle Realty

Steve Suetholz
Deloitte

Kelly Wittich
UBS

Susan Zaunbrecher
Fifth Third Bank