CSU Foundation

Board of Directors


Stephen F. Kirk, Chair
Chief Operating Officer (retired), The Lubrizol Corporation
Executive in Residence, Monte Ahuja College of Business, Cleveland State University

Nancy W. McCann, Vice Chair
President and Treasurer, John P. Murphy Foundation and Kulas Foundation

Linda M. Kane, Treasurer
Senior Vice President, Treasurer, Forest City Enterprises, Inc.

Richard Fleischman F.A.I.A., Secretary
Senior Partner, Richard Fleischman + Partners Architects


  • Anthony S. Bakale, CPA; Partner, Tax Services Group, Cohen & Company
  • Richard A. Barone; Chairman, The Ancora Companies
  • Ronald M. Berkman, Ph.D.; President, Cleveland State University
  • John J. Boyle III; Senior Fellow, Maxine Goodman Levin College of Urban Affairs, Cleveland State University
  • Nan Cohen; CEO, Creekside Financial Advisors, LLC
  • C. Ellen Connally; President, Cuyahoga County Council
  • Timothy J. Cosgrove, Esq; Partner, Squire Patton Boggs (US) LLP
  • Barbara J. Danforth; Senior Vice President, Ratliff & Taylor
  • Matthew Dolan; Attorney, Thrasher, Dinsmore and Dolan
  • Diane M. Downing; Senior Vice President, Director of Corporate Affairs, Huntington National Bank
  • Natalie J. Epstein; Community Volunteer Leader
  • G. William Evarts; President, Evarts Capital, Inc.
  • Sally Florkiewicz; Community Volunteer Leader
  • Myles Gallagher; President and CEO, The Superlative Group, Inc.
  • Derek Green; Executive Vice President, Chief Credit Officer, The PNC Financial Services Group
  • Matthew K. Hlavin; CEO, Thogus Products Company
  • Cornelia C. Hodgson; President, c.c. hodgson architectural group
  • Thomas E. Hopkins; Corporate Officer and Senior Vice President, Human Resources, The Sherwin-Williams Company
  • Jennie S. Hwang, Ph.D.; CEO, H-Technologies Group, Inc.
  • Andrew Jackson; President and CEO, AJ Automotive Group
  • Kenneth P. Jayjack; Vice President, Global Supply, American Greetings
  • Len Komoroski; CEO, Cleveland Cavaliers/Quicken Loans Arena
  • Thomas J. Kuluris; President, Liberty Development Company
  • Joseph J. Levanduski; Vice President & CFO, A. Schulman Inc.
  • Bracy Lewis; Community Volunteer Leader
  • Patrick Manfroni; Partner Development Manager, OnShift
  • James C. Mastandrea; Chairman and CEO, Whitestone REIT
  • John J. Matejka; Senior Vice President, Internal Audit, Eaton
  • Steven A. Minter; Senior Fellow, Maxine Goodman Levin College of Urban Affairs, Cleveland State University
  • Michael Niederst; President, NM Residential
  • Steven W. Percy; CEO (retired), BP America
  • Robert H. Rawson, Jr.; Partner, Jones Day; Chair, CSU Board of Trustees
  • Radhika Reddy, MBA, MA-Tax; Partner, Ariel Ventures, LLC
  • Daria L. Roebuck; Vice President, Human Resources (retired), ERICO International Corporation
  • Enid B. Rosenberg; Community Volunteer Leader
  • Robert J. Rosing; President & CEO, Dwellworks, LLC
  • Joseph M. Shafran; President and CEO, Paran Management Co., Ltd.
  • Terry L. Silver; Tax Partner, Skoda Minotti
  • Howard Thompson; Economic Development Director, City of Cleveland Heights; President, CSU Alumni Association
  • P. Kelly Tompkins; Executive Vice President, External Affairs and President, Global Commercial, Cliffs Natural Resources, Inc.
  • Jeffery J. Weaver; Executive Vice President & Group Head Credit Portfolio Management, KeyCorp

Director for Life

  • Michael Schwartz, Ph.D.; President Emeritus, Cleveland State University

Emeritus Directors

  • Annette G. Butler, Esq.; Assistant Director of Law, City of Cleveland
  • Anand Julka; Vice President, Blue Technologies
  • S. Lee Kohrman, Esq.; Partner, Kohrman Jackson & Krantz, P.L.L.
  • Morton Q. Levin; President, The Levin Group, Inc.

Honorary Director

  • Charles R. Emrick, Jr., Esq.; Senior Partner (retired), Calfee, Halter and Griswold LLP

Officers, Non-Directors

  • Berinthia R. LeVine; Executive Director
  • John N. Petrus, CPA; Assistant Treasurer
  • Bridget C. Sukys; Associate Director

Visiting Committee Representatives

  • Rebecca Bompiedi; Senior Vice President, Business Transformation, Philips Lighting Americas
    Washkewicz College of Engineering
  • Leah Gary; President and CEO, The William J. and Dorothy K. O’Neill Foundation
    College of Sciences and Health Professions
  • Richard A. Janus; Senior Managing Director and Chief Investment Officer, Convertible Securities, Victory Capital Management Inc.
    College of Liberal Arts and Social Science
  • Joseph C. Krysh; President, Regency Business Partners
    Monte Ahuja College of Business
  • India Pierce Lee; Program Director, The Cleveland Foundation
    Maxine Goodman Levin College of Urban Affairs
  • Andrew McCartney; CEO, Bowden Manufacturing
  • Patrick Morin; President, P.J. Morin, Inc.
    College of Education and Human Services

Faculty Representative

To be determined.

Student Representative

Allie Dumski; President, Student Government Association