Board of Directors & Advisory Council

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YWCA Board of Directors

Laylah Allen
Founder/CEO/Director of Development
The Missing Link

Cheree Aspelin
Community Member

Jill Bautista – President
Chief Compliance & Risk Officer
University of Akron

Jennifer Brooks
Senior Manager, Assurance Services

Reneé Chelm
Community Member

Tammy Coney
Vive Le Macaron!

Julie A. DiBaggio Lum

Tangja Finch
Community Member

Ann Frangos
Community Member

Pat Gardner
Community Member

Lorraine Gaulding
Manager, Executive Compensation
Avient (formerly PolyOne Corporation)

Jo Goren
Community Member

Suzanne Hanselman

Amanda Hendry
Senior Vice President, Human Resources
Global Supply Chain

Ariane Kirkpatrick
The AKA Team

Jennifer A. Kocan – Treasurer
Senior Investment Advisor

Kenneth Liang
Community Member

Sandra Madison
CEO & Chairperson
Robert P. Madison International, Inc.

Susan Meisel
Community Member

Judith Matsko
Director of Development
Byzantine Catholic Eparchy of Parma

Candice Moore
Senior Counsel, Corporate Governance

Barbara Myers
Consultant – Investment Advocate
Highland Consulting Associates

Sheri Richardson-West
Founder/Executive Director
True West Homes, Inc.

Roshawn Sample
Executive Director
Union Miles Development Corporation

Christine Santoni
Perez Morris

Liesel Schmader
Senior Consultant, Location Strategy
Deloitte Consulting LLP

Meltrice SharpCPACLE Consulting Firm

Renee Tramble Richard –Vice-President
Vice President & General Counsel
Cuyahoga Community College

John M. Wirtshafter
Attorney at Law
McDonald Hopkins Co., LPA

Maureen Wood
Executive Director, Assurance Services


Helen Forbes Fields – Secretary
President & CEO
YWCA Greater Cleveland

YWCA Advisory Council

Alyson Cameron
The NRP Group LLC

Julie A. DiBaggio Lum

Gabrielle T. Kelly
ABA Insurance Services

Carrie Klenkar
Bay Presbyterian Church

Nicolette Qasem

Katie Sheehan
Key Private Bank

Heidi Szeltner
Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses, Cuyahoga Community College

Alissa Vaughn
Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland

Jessica Williger
University Hospitals

Susan White
Wells Fargo Bank N.A