Sue Porter

Executive Director

Sue Porter was named BalletMet’s Executive Director in August 2015. Sue is an attorney who  started her legal career in 1986 as an associate attorney and later a partner specializing in labor and employment law with Schottenstein, Zox & Dunn LPA (now Ice Miller LLP). In her 30 years as an attorney, she has been recognized as a Leading Lawyer for Business in Chambers USA, as a Best Lawyer in America, an Ohio Super Lawyer, a Top 50 Women Lawyer in Ohio and a Top 25 Women Lawyer in Columbus. She also received a 40 under Forty Award and a Top Executive Women award from Business First. Sue was a long time Board member with BalletMet and a number of other not-for-profit organizations.  She currently serves on the Board of Directors of Ohio Mutual Insurance Group, Ohio Citizens for the Arts and the Columbus Bar Foundation. She is also a board member of Dance/USA and is the Chair of the mid-size company Managers’ Council. Ms. Porter and her husband, Mike Sayre, have three children and live in New Albany.