Meet Our Boards

Large group photo of the Goering Center's board of advisors, posing in front of a dry erase board for pic.

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.

  • Dan Barnett, Johnson Investment Counsel – Board Chair
  • Michael Ansari, Axis Interior Systems, Inc.
  • Ross Bextermueller, KMK
  • Gary Bockelman, Wood + Lamping LLP
  • Chris Brennan, MAI Capital Management
  • Carol Butler, Goering Center
  • Michele Carey, Greater Cincinnati Foundation
  • Brent Degenhardt, City Wide Maintenance of Cincinnati
  • David Deye, Deye Enterprises
  • Karl Dostal, MCM CPAs & Advisors, LLP
  • Mike Elegeer, PNC Bank
  • Peter Ellington, Office Furniture Source
  • Barbara Fant, Clinical Research Consultants, Inc.
  • Joe Fiorito, Fifth Third Bank
  • Denise Flickner, HealthWorks
  • Chris Frutkin, City Center Properties
  • Gene Fugate, U.S. Bank
  • Marcus Gardner, Centennial, Inc.
  • Mark Gaudet, Clark Schaefer Hackett
  • Alan Greenwell, Brixey & Meyer
  • John Gugliada, Family Enterprise USA
  • Brad Haas, Katz Teller
  • John Herman, Worthy Endeavors
  • Julie Highley, HORAN
  • Apryl Hobbs, USI Insurance
  • Barbara Hogan, AfidenceIT
  • Amoury Hollins, JPMorgan Chase
  • Steve Holmes, Cors & Bassett, LLC
  • Ken Jenkins, RSM US LLP
  • Missy Karrick, Custom Traffic Solutions
  • Andy Lyall, Optimized IT
  • Brian Miller, McGohan Brabender
  • Sarah Grace Mohr, MACKEY
  • Ian Murray, SpotOn Productions
  • Beau Necco, NECCO
  • Mitch Nice, Stock Yards Bank & Trust
  • Mark Palazzo, Huntington Bank
  • Matt Reckman, First Financial Bank
  • Joe Reich, Plante Moran
  • Jay Rueger, Cassady Schiller CPAs & Advisors
  • Patrick Rumpler, Mellott & Mellott
  • Michael Schueler, Schueler Group of Companies
  • Amanda Shults, RiskSOURCE Clark-Theders
  • Tom Shumaker, Cincinnati Commercial Contracting
  • Kelly Snyder, Cincinnati Business Courier
  • Lee Stautberg, Dinsmore & Shohl LLP
  • Adam Stypula, Park National Bank
  • Tina Taylor, HR Elements
  • Lewis Waitt, ALINITI
  • Rick Weber, Batesville Products, Inc.
  • Rex Wetherill, IoT Diagnostics
  • Todd Wilkowski, Frost Brown Todd, LLC
  • Amy Willenborg, Melink Corporation
  • J.D. Willett, Beer House Distributing/Cavalier Distributing
  • Ben Willingham, Truist Bank
  • Joe Wilson, KeyBank
  • Jonathan Theders, CEO, RiskSOURCE Clark-Theders – Board Chairman
  • Jonathan Adams, President, SALIX Data
  • Dan Barnett, Portfolio Manager, Principal, Johnson Investment Counsel
  • Sid Barton, Professor-Educator, Goering Center
  • Pam Beigh, President, SalesCORE, LLC
  • Kelly Bonnell, Chief Operations Officer, Constellation Wealth Advisors
  • Carol Butler, President, Goering Center
  • Aaron Hansen, President, Hansen Scaffolding
  • Susan Hill, Board Member
  • Laurence Jones, Managing Principal, RiskVersity LLC
  • Marianne Lewis, PhD, Dean, University of Cincinnati Carl H. Lindner College of Business
  • Sarah Grace Mohr, Chief Operating Officer, MACKEY
  • Ryan Rybolt, CEO, Payload