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
  • Doug Bolton, Cushman & Wakefield
  • Cynthia Booth, COBCO Enterprises
  • Jeanne Bruce, Hyperquake
  • Jacob Busch, Cincinnati Commercial Contracting
  • Lee Chaney, USI Insurance
  • 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
  • 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
  • Rich Oakes, GigSmart LLC
  • David Owens, Full Service Networking
  • Mark Palazzo, Huntington
  • Dace Ponegalek, TechSolve
  • Blake Roe, Plante & Moran
  • Tim Rohling, Stigler Supply
  • C.J. Schmidt, Wood & Lamping LLP
  • Michael Schneider, KeyBank
  • Michael Schueler, Schueler Group of Companies
  • 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
  • Tracy Stringer, JP Morgan Chase & Co
  • Adam T. Stypula, Park National Bank
  • David Szymanski, Dean, Lindner College of Business
  • Brad Thiery, Multi-Craft Inc.
  • Rick Weber, Batesville Products, Inc.
  • Rex Wetherill, Hydrotech, Inc.
  • Todd Wilkowski, Frost Brown Todd, LLC
  • Tim Wittenbrook, Oxford Financial Group LTD


Board of Directors

  • John Goering, Chairman
  • Sid Barton, Goering Center for Family & Private Business
  • Pam Beigh, President, SalesCORE, LLC
  • Jeanne Bruce, Hyperquake
  • Carol Butler, President, Goering Center for Family & Private Business
  • Tom Flottman, CEO, Flottman Company, Inc.
  • Aaron Hansen, Vice President, Hansen Scaffolding
  • Susan Hill
  • Chris Ramos, Sr. VP in the Middle Market Commercial Banking Group at Fifth Third Bank
  • Ryan Rybolt, President, Infintech
  • Tony Schweier, Shareholder, Clark Schaefer Hackett Co.
  • David Szymanski, Dean, University of Cincinnati
  • Jonathan Theders, CEO, RiskSOURCE Clark-Theders