Board of Trustees

2018-2019 Board of Trustees

Sally Struthers, Ph.D.
Professor, Sinclair College & Wright State University


Vice Chair
Sheri Sword
Vice President of Communications, Better Business Bureau of Dayton and the Miami Valley


Antoinette Geyer
Vice President, Ohio Market Planning & Performance, CareSource


Dave Stacy
CFO, The Dayton Art Institute


Immediate Past Chair
Steve Petitjean
Executive Director, Ohio Masonic Home Foundation


Anita Adams-Jenkins President, Sycamore Medical Center, Kettering Health Network
Emily Broughton – Marketing and Communications Manager, Cox Media Group Ohio
Eileen Carr
Coordinator, ArtsLIVE, University of Dayton
Kevin Cozart 
– Vice President, Messer Construction Company
Stacey Lawson – Director, Human Resources, Miami Valley Hospital
Carol Loranger – Associate Dean, College of Liberal Arts, Wright State University
Allen R. Norris – Attorney, Allen R. Norris Law Office, LLC
Melissa Patsiavos – Advertising Executive, Dayton Business Journal
Matt Scarr – CPA, Matthew J. Scarr, CPA LLC
Alan Schaeffer – Partner/Shareholder, Pickrel, Schaeffer and Ebeling Co., LPA
Thomas B. Thickel – Community Volunteer
Richard F. Valentine – Loan Program Manager, Ohio Small Business Development Centers
Shane Wilken – Vice President, Retail Market Manager, First Financial Bank
Cheri Williams – Community Volunteer


Trustees, Ex-Officio
Matt Dunn –  Executive Director, Montgomery County Arts & Cultural District
Paul Helfrich – President & CEO, Dayton Performing Arts Alliance