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Goering Center Boards

Board of Advisors

Board of Advisors

The Goering Center is privileged to benefit from the passion and insight of the many community leaders that serve as its advisors. This group acts as a sounding board for the Center’s activities, and provides critical volunteer assistance, expertise and support through participation in educational programs.

  • Jonathan Adams, SALIX: The Content Company
  • Kelly Backscheider, BGR, Inc.
  • Christy Bard, JANCOA Janitorial Services, Inc.
  • Dan Barnett, Johnson Investment Counsel
  • Sidney L. Barton, PhD
  • Jacob Busch, Cincinnati Commercial Contracting
  • Lee Chaney, USI Insurance
  • Doug Bolton, Cushman & Wakefield
  • Cynthia Booth, COBCO Enterprises
  • Jeanne Bruce, Hyperquake
  • Randy Chavez, Fifth Third Bank
  • Brent Degenhardt, City Wide Maintenance of Cincinnati
  • D. Brock Denton, KMK Law
  • David Deye, Deye Enterprises
  • Mike Elegeer, PNC Bank
  • Peter Ellington, Office Furniture Source
  • Barbara Fant, Clinical Research Consultants, Inc.
  • Crystal Faulkner, MCM CPAs & Advisors
  • John Goering, Founder
  • Peggy Gruenke, Stagnaro, Saba & Patterson
  • Brad Haas, Katz Teller
  • Aaron Hansen, Hansen Scaffolding
  • Paul Heagen, Defining Moments Consulting
  • Dan Heyd, Graydon
  • Julie Highley, HORAN
  • Lisa Hinton, Mellott & Mellott, P.L.L.
  • Susan Goering Hill
  • Steve Holmes, Cors & Bassett, LLC
  • Kevin Hoskins, DBL Law
  • Nate Kosman, Rosselot Financial Group
  • Lisa Lickert, EMI Network
  • Dave Lima, Best Upon Request
  • Brian McHale, Sunrise Advertising
  • Mackey McNeill, Mackey Advisors
  • Joe Motz, The Motz Corporation
  • Steve Mullinger, U.S. Bank
  • Kerry Murray, SpotOn Productions
  • David Owens, Full Service Networking
  • Chris Ramos, Fifth Third Bank
  • Blake Roe, Plante & Moran
  • Tim Rohling, Stigler Supply
  • C.J. Schmidt, Wood & Lamping LLP
  • Michael Schneider, KeyBank
  • Tony Schweier, Clark Schaefer Hackett
  • Amanda Shults, RiskSOURCE Clark-Theders
  • Mark Signorelli, Cincinnati Growth Partners
  • Mike Sipple Jr., Centennial, Inc.
  • Jamie Smith, Business Courier
  • Brian Stautberg, Cassady Schiller CPAs & Advisors
  • Lee Stautberg, Dinsmore & Shohl LLP
  • David Szymanski, Dean, Lindner College of Business
  • Brad Thiery, Multi-Craft Inc.
  • Kara Valz, TechSolve
  • Rick Weber, Batesville Products, Inc.
  • Rex Wetherill, Hydrotech, Inc.
  • Todd Wilkowski, Frost Brown Todd, LLC


Board of Directors

  • John Goering, Chairman 
  • Sidney L. Barton, Ph.D.
  • Tom Flottman, CEO, Flottman Company, Inc.
  • Larry Grypp, President, Goering Center
  • Tara Halpin, President, Steinhauser, Inc.
  • Aaron Hansen, Vice President, Hansen Scaffolding
  • Susan Hill
  • Mary Miller, CEO, JANCOA
  • Chris Ramos, Sr. VP in the Middle Market Commercial Banking Group at Fifth Third Bank
  • Tony Schweier, Shareholder, Clark Schaefer Hackett Co.
  • David Szymanski, Dean, University of Cincinnati
  • Jonathan Theders, CEO, RiskSOURCE Clark-Theders