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Board of Directors 2024

Board President
Cristina Gonzalez Alcala, PHD
Akron Community Foundation - Director of Community Investment
Board Vice President
Brad Wright
Shareholders In Charge - Litigation Roetzel & Andress
Board Secretary
Demetrius Lambert - Falconer
Chief of Community Engagement - Summit Metro Parks
Board Treasurer
Randy Godding
President, Knox Marketing , Inc.


Ismail Al-Amin
Keepers of the Art
Michael A. Batu, CFP, CIMA
Senior Vice President-Gardens Wealth Management
Louis Berroteran
President,The Berroteran Group
Nichole Booker, Ph.D.
Senior Advisor, SVN Summit Commercial Real Estate Group
Julie Brandle
President, Metis Construction Services
Rachel Bridenstine
Vice President Development Finance Authority of Summit County
Theron Brown
Musician/Assistant Professor of Practice University of Akron
Larissa Brown
Data Analyst, East Community Learning Center, Akron Public Schools
Lisa Zeno Carano
Court Administrator, Summit County Probate Court
Sharon Connor
Ward 10 Representative, Akron City Council
Michael Considine
Founder & President, NORKA Beverage Co.
Laurie Cramer
Executive Director, Autism Society of Greater Akron
Amy Freed Humbert
Vice President of Sales, Communiction Exhibits, Inc.
Puspa Gajmer
Founder/Executive Director, Himalayan Arts Launguage & Cultural Academy
James Hardy
Sr. Program Officer, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Allyson James
Human Resource Director Community Action Akron Summit
Emily Klink
Senior Vice President, Market Leader PNC Private Bank
Shane Mallicoat
VP Senior Loan Officer Cross Country Mortgage, LLC
Jean Markham
President, Akron Civic Theatre Women's Guild
Abraham Nabors
Owner, Director of Education & Standards, Director of Cafes Mustard Seed Market & Cafe
Sherryl Owen
Community Volunteer
Gilbert Padula, M.D.
Chief Medical Officer UH St. John Medical Center
Cynthia Peeples
League of Women Voter of Hudson/Ohio, Board of Directors Chair Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
Pat Shallahamer
Community Volunteer

The Akron Civic Theatre thanks these
foundations and corporations for their support:

Knight Foundation
GAR
PNC Bank
Akron Community Foundation
Ohio Arts Council
Peg's Foundation
Corbin Foundation
Lehner Family Foundation
Thomas & Lisa Mandel Family Fund
Akron Civic Commons
Huntington National Bank
City of Akron
County of Summit
Wayside
Thomarios
Akron Civic Theatre Women's Guild
DFA
Knox Marketing
Sisler McFawn Foundation
Synthomer Foundation
FirstEnergy Foundation
M G O'Neil Foundation
Roetzel
GPD Group
Printing Concepts
Calhoun Charitable Trust
Akron Childrens Hospital
Greer Family Foundation
Harwick Standard
Hilton Garden Inn
The Berroteran Group
DAP
Great Lakes Honda
Leaf
Maynard Family Foundation
Metis Construction Services
Summit Commercial Real Estate Advisors
Metro RTA Akron
Nova Title Agency
S.A. Comunale
State & Federal Communications
Stifel
Summa Health
SummaCare
United Way of Summit and Medina
The University of Akron
Akron Pride
Summit County Public Health
Akron Metropolitan Housing Authority
Stage Left
Gay Community
Acme Fresh Market
Akron Summit CVB
Baird
BFG Federal Credit Union
Lake Erie Electric
SeibertKeck Insurance