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Our Advisory Board Members

The Salvation Army Greater Cleveland advisory board consists of a wide spectrum of hard-working men and women who share in the vision to transform and restore lives in the city of Cleveland.

David Strang
Chairman
Tim Gerspacher
Treasurer
Matt Baird
Vice Chair
Jeff Caimi
Vice Chair
Lessie M. Jones
Vice Chair
Alan G. Paulus
Vice Chair
John Strukely
Vice Chair
Gretchen Exline
Secretary
Thomas V. Applin
Divisional Secretary
Major Kathleen M. Applin
Divisional Secretary

Bruce H. Akers
Former Mayor
The City of Pepper Pike

Thomas Allen
Retired Managing Director
Hartland & Co.

Craig Arnold
Chairman and CEO
Eaton Corporation

Keith A. Ashmus
Principal
Dispute-Away, LCC

Richard Bauschard
Project Director, Architect

George S. Benson
Operating Partner
The Riverside Company

Leon D. Bibb
Newscaster
WKYC TV 3

John Colla, CFA
Managing Director, Clearstead

Jeffery Comi
PNC Bank

Bill Davis
Chairman and CEO
ECHO Health, Inc.
 

John Faile
Architect

Mala Garg
Retired Global Delivery Network Leader
Ernst & Young

Jeff Hastings
Attorney & Counselor at Law
Collins & Scanlon LLP

Jay Holan
Vice President
Sophelle

Timothy J. Holmes
Senior Vice President
PNC Financial Services Group

Robert E. Little
Retired Vice President
National City Bank

Stanley Miller
SRM Group, LLC

Michael Mintun
Senior Vice President, Sales & Marketing
North America
Lincoln Electric 

Larry Morrow
Teacher & Coach of 
Executive Communications
Larry Morrow, Inc.
 

Robert Nosal
Executive Managing Director
Newman Knight Frank

Eileen Petridis
Senior Vice President
Falls 

Donald L. Poe
Chairman
Cleveland Vicon Company

Dr. Russell Raymond
Department of Cardiology
Cleveland Clinic Foundation

Kenneth L. Rogat
Partner
Cedar Brook Financial Partners LLC

Marilyn Ruckman

Charles Scholl
Vice President, Global Sourcing
Oatey Company

Robert Shenton
CPA, Partner
Plante Moran

Roger L. Shumaker
Shareholder
McDonald Hopkins LLC

Donald W. Strang
Director, Board of Directors
Strang Corporation

Carl Tippit 
Senior Managing Director
Clearstead

Life Member

Raymond M. Murphy
Principal
JTM Company

Emeritus Members

Otis Bowden II
Founder
Bowen Global, Inc.

Emily Brasfield

John D. Koch
Chairman & CEO
ION Capital, Inc.

Martin H. Marcus
Retired Chairman
The MRC Group

Lyman C. Phillips
Elsag-Bailey Process Automation

William R. Robertson
Managing Partner
Kirtland Capital Partners