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Commissioners-January 2018

Mrs. Ginther

First Lady Shannon Ginther, Chair Shannon Ginther knew she had an opportunity to help improve the city when her husband, Andrew J. Ginther, was elected the 53rd Mayor of the City of Columbus - learn more

Christie Angel

Christie Angel Christie is the President and CEO of YWCA Columbus. - learn more

Susan Basso

Susan Basso Susan Basso joined the Ohio State University in September 2017 as the Senior Vice President for Talent, Culture and Human Resources reporting directly to the President. - learn more

Councilmember Elizabeth Brown

Councilmember Elizabeth Brown Elizabeth Brown was elected in November 2015 to her first term on Columbus City Council, which began January 1, 2016. - learn more

Janelle Coleman

Janelle Coleman Janelle N. Coleman is President of the L Brands Foundation and Chief Diversity Officer for L Brands, Inc. - learn more

Nicol Ghazi

Nicol Ghazi Nicol Ghazi is an active member of the Central Ohio Muslim community, assuming leadership roles in outreach, youth mentorship and interfaith activities. - learn more

Gina M. Ginn, PhD

Gina Ginn Dr. Ginn serves as the Executive Director for Columbus Early Learning Centers. - learn more

Iris Harvey

Iris Harvey Iris E. Harvey is the president and CEO of Planned Parenthood of Greater Ohio (PPGOH) and Planned Parenthood Advocates of Ohio (PPAO). - learn more

Daphne Kackloudis

Daphne Kackloudis Daphne Kackloudis is the Chief Public Policy and Strategy Officer for Equitas Health. - learn more

Gale King

Gale King Gale King is Executive Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) for Nationwide, a Fortune 69 financial services company. - learn more

Jeffrey Lyttle

Jeffrey Lyttle Jeff Lyttle leads a team of communication managers who support JPMorgan Chase’s media relations and community engagement across the United States. - learn more

Kathleen McGarvey

Kathleen McGarvey Kathleen McGarvey is the Director of The Legal Aid Society of Columbus (LASC). - learn more

Ronnie L. Marquez-Posey, MBA

Ronnie L. Marquez-Posey Originally from Texas, Ronnie is currently serving as a Program Administrator for the State of Ohio in the Office of Workforce Development. - learn more

Vinita Mehra

Vinita Mehra Vinita Mehra is an attorney and director with Kegler Brown Hill + Ritter. - learn more

Jillian Olinger

Jillian Olinger Jillian Olinger is the Chief Mission Officer for YWCA Columbus. - learn more

Ngozi Osuagwu

Ngozi Osuagwu Ngozi Osuagwu is the Clinical Director of the Women’s Health Center at Doctors Hospital/OhioHealth and a Clinical Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine. - learn more

Donnetta Peaks

Rev. Donnetta Peaks Donnetta Peaks is the Director of Clergy Recruitment, Candidacy, and Licensing for the West Ohio Conference of the United Methodist Church. - learn more

Mary Relotto

Mary Relotto Mary B. is the founder of Dames Bond, a business community that gives women who want to start a business, the resources and opportunities needed to thrive in business. - learn more

Denise M. Robinson

Denise M. Robinson Denise Robinson is President and CEO of Alvis, Inc. - learn more

Barbara Smoot

Barbara Smoot Barb Smoot is the President & CEO of Women for Economic and Leadership Development (WELD), the organization that develops and advances women’s leadership to strengthen the economic prosperity of the communities it serves. - learn more

James D. Thomas

James D. Thomas Jim has over thirty years of experience as a leader, including service as a United States Magistrate Judge. - learn more

Heather Whaling

Heather Whaling Heather Whaling is founder/president of Geben Communication. - learn more

Bruce Wimbish

Bruce Wimbish Bruce Wimbish joined the Greater Columbus Sports Commission (GCSC) in December 2010. - learn more