2019-2020 Board of Trustees

As a non-profit, 501c3 organization, BalletMet is governed by a Board of Trustees which devotes extensive time and resources to ensure a continued level of excellence.

Susan Douglass
Civic Leader
Chair

Jane F. Brady
Civic Leader
Immediate Past Chair

Patricia A.  Jackson
PNC Bank
Treasurer

Trish Cadwallader
Civic Leader
Secretary

Beth Fisher
Civic Leader
Vice Chair/Development

Debora R. Kane
Civic Leader
Vice Co-Chair/Education & Engagement

Lucy Porter
Civic Leader
Vice Co-Chair/Education & Engagement

Jane F. Brady
Civic Leader
Vice Chair/Finance

Michele Holcomb
Cardinal Health
Vice Chair/Long Range Planning

Patricia Ammendola
Civic Leader
Vice Chair/Marketing

Ellen German Berndt
Civic Leader
Vice Chair/Nominating & Governance

Patricia Cotter
Civic Leader
Vice Chair/Personnel

Jeffrey A. Ayres
JP Morgan Chase Bank

Debbie Phillips Bower
RE/MAX Premier Choice

+Herbert S. Bresler
Battelle

Adrienne Brokaw
Park National Bank

Diane Chang
Civic Leader

Tiffany Strelow Cobb
Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP

Sharon DeAscentis
Civic Leader

Joe DeCola
Anxiety & Behavioral Health Services

+Marion Fisher
Civic Leader

T.R. Gross. Jr.
G & J Pepsi-Cola Bottlers, Inc.

+Debra Dendahl Hadley
Civic Leader

Eric Henderson
Nationwide Financial

Cynthia Hengeli
Anu Resources Unlimited, Inc.

+Pamela V. Hutchinson
Civic Leader

Lee W. Jordan, M.D.
OhioHealth

Melissa Kass
Civic Leader

Jeffrey R. Loehnis
Hamilton Capital Management

Cindy Lynch
Cindy Lynch Kitchen & Bath Design

+Victoria Powers
Civic Leader

Cheryl Simon
Civic Leader

Rebecca Slayman
Big Lots Stores, LLP

Wade Smith
AEP

Press Southworth III
Jazz Arts Group

+Nancy Strause
Civic Leader

Richard Swanson
Civic Leader

Robert Tannous
Porter, Wright, Morris & Arthur

Brett P. Thornton
Porter, Wright, Morris & Arthur

Kathy Walther
Huntington National Bank

Mary Weiler
Abbott

Robyn Wenzke
Civic Leader

Thomas Wortham
Civic Leader

+ At Large Executive Committee Member

Ex Officio

Edwaard Liang
Artistic Director
BalletMet

Sue Porter
Executive Director
BalletMet

Paige Shalter Bruening
Academy Parents’ Association Representative
BalletMet

Karen Wing
Dancer Representative
BalletMet

Trustee Emeritus

LaVetta Helser
Hammond Harkins Gallery