National Board of Directors

The Kent State Alumni Association's National Board of Directors is a 21-member volunteer board, which meets quarterly. To contact members of the board, e-mail alumni@kent.edu with your inquiry.

If you are interested in serving on the board, submit a nomination form.
 

David A. Hancock, '68Meg May, '96, M.A.E. '06, President
Manager of Agent Evaluation and Education, Progressive Commercial Lines
Newbury, Ohio

 

 

James Bailey, '03, M.S. '04James Bailey, '03, M.S. '04, Past President
Sr. Vice President, Managing Director, PNC Institutional Asset Management
Hudson, Ohio

 

 

Barbara J. Smith, '84Barbara J. Smith, '84, President Elect
Retired - Former Director of Key4Women, KeyBank
Solon, Ohio

 

 

Lisa Aurilio, '87, M.S.N. '99, M.B.A. '11Lisa Aurilio, '87, M.S.N. '99, M.B.A. '11, Secretary
COO, Akron Children’s Hospital
Hudson, Ohio

 

 

Geoff Kroeger, '05Geoff Kroeger, '05, Treasurer
Vice President, Finance & Administration, Stride Tool, LLC
Hudson, Ohio

 

 

Catherine Amoroso Leslie, Ph.D.Catherine Amoroso Leslie, Ph.D., Faculty Representative
Professor and Graduate Studies Coordinator, Kent State Fashion School
Akron, Ohio

 

 

John R. Elliot, '70John R. Elliot, '70, Foundation Representative
Owner, AMFM, LLC
Charleston, West Virginia

 

 

Nicholas Belluardo, '15

Nicholas Belluardo, '15
Planning Manager, Cleveland Airport System
Peninsula, Ohio

 

 

Brook Bright, '87Brook Bright, '87
Financial Advisor, Ameriprise Financial Services, LLC
Westlake, Ohio

 

 

Alexander Evans, ’14, M.B.A. ’15, M.GISc ’19Alexander Evans, ’14, M.B.A. ’15, M.GISc ’19
Epidemiologist, Franklin County Public Health
Westerville, Ohio

 

 

Russell Galeti, Jr., '05Russell Galeti, Jr., '05
Strategic Planner, U.S. Department of State
Washington, DC

 

 

Andrea Gauding, '87Andrea Gauding, '87
Vice President and CFO, Insurance Board
Independence, Ohio

 

 

Yasmin Isler, '04, Ph.D. '11Yasmin Isler, '04, Ph.D. '11
Lab Supervisor, ProMedica BioRepository
Sylvania, Ohio

 

 

Tammy James, '89, M.E.D. '91, Ph.D. '94Tammy James, '89, M.Ed. '91, Ph.D. '94
Associate Professor, West Chester University
West Chester, Pennsylvania

 

 

Eileen Kiley, ’95Eileen Kiley, ’95
Director of Communications, Materials Research Society
Wexford, Pennsylvania

 

 

Arica Kress, '03Arica Kress, '03
Head of Strategic Partnerships, Esports Engine
Columbus, Ohio

 

 

Stephanie Meadows, ’97, M.Ed. ’01Stephanie Meadows, ’97, M.Ed. ’01
Teacher, Arlington Public Schools
Falls Church, Virginia

 

 

Laurie Ann Moennich, ’12Laurie Ann Moennich, ’12
Research Project Manager, Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, Ohio

 

 

Pat Papesh, '70Pat Papesh, '70
Consultant/Business Coach, GFY, Inc.
Chagrin Falls, Ohio

 

 

Robert Pruitt, '85Robert Pruitt, '85
Vice President/Principal, ASD|SKY
Arlington, Virginia

 

 

Eric Smer, '07Eric Smer, '07
Regional Systems Analyst, Phoenix Solutions, LLC
Canton, Ohio

 

 

Gary Trinetti, '76Gary Trinetti, '76
President, Garick LLC
Chagrin Falls, Ohio

 

 

Gary Zwick, '76Gary Zwick, '76
Partner/Practice Head, Walter & Haverfield LLP
Chagrin Falls, Ohio

 

 

Jason Zygadlo, '02Jason Zygadlo, '02
Account Executive, Merit Medical (Oncology Division)
Brunswick, Ohio