Our Board and Staff
Board of Trustees Staff

Board President
Linda Lyell

Board Vice President
Candice Carlyon

Board Secretary
Roger Stevenson

Board Treasurer
Ernest Pouttu

Cristina Gonzalez Alcala
Tech Wizard and Research Associate, Summit Education Initiative

Louis Berroteran
President,The Berroteran Group

Janna Bruner
President, Akron Civic Theatre Women's Guild

Lisa Zeno Carano
Court Administrator, Summit County Probate Court

Michael Considine
Founder & President, NORKA Beverage Co.

Randy Godding
President & CEO, Knox Marketing, Inc.

Suzanne Graham
President, Downtown Akron Partnership

David Hunt
Financial Advisor, Hunt Financial Group

Marilyn Maddox
Community Leader/Akron Civic Theatre's Women's Guild

Nichole Major
Enterprise Sales Manager, Time Warner Cable

Chris Minor
Vice President, Fifth Third Bank

Erin Palmisano Myers

Nick Nicholis
Vice President, US Bancorp Investments

Sherryl Owen
Community Volunteer

Alan Papa
President, Akron General Hospitals

Mary Margaret Rowlands
Judge, Summit County Common Pleas Court

Cherly Schlosser
Community Volunteer

Pat Shallahamer
Physician Liason, Akron Children's Hospital

Shirley Smith
Director, Leadership Giving United Way of Summit County

Steve Spinelli
Realtor, Keller Williams Chervenic Realty

Roger J. Stevenson
Roetzel & Andress

Thomas A. Teodosio
Judge, Summit County Pleas Court

Steve Toohey
CEO, Rapid Response Restoration

Rick Williger
Attorney, Richard L. Williger Co., L.P.A.

Sue Yatsu
Community Leader

Gregory P. Zink
Senior Vice President, Manager, FirstMerit Bank

John Zoilo
Akron Children's Hospital Foundation

Howard Parr
Executive Director

Molly Barnwell
Associate Director

Miranda Dolson
Administrative Assistant

Jenee Valle

Richard Hodges
Stage Manager

Matt Jennings
Assistant Stage Manager

Ken Carder
Ticket Office Manager

Lisa Martinez
Event Marketing and Development

Val Renner
Media/Special Programming Director

Jane Startzman
Event Director

Tiffany Schmidt
Volunteer Coordinator/House Manager

Sarah Rice
Event Manager/Food & Beverage Manager


Dylan Yellowlees
Office Manager