Board

THE COUNCIL’S CHAMPIONS: THOSE WHO SUPPORT AND SUSTAIN OUR EFFORTS

The Cleveland Council on World Affairs thanks the members of our Board. Their input and guidance provide our organization with the strength, stability, and vision necessary to extend our outreach and further our connections within the international community. We recognize the ongoing efforts of our Board of Directors.

OFFICERS FY 2016-2017
Wael Khoury,M.D., Chair
Head of Cardiology
Marymount Hospital

David Fleshler, Vice Chair
Associate Provost for International Affairs
Case Western Reserve University

Deborah E. Morin, Ph.D., Vice Chair
Director, Center for Educational Leadership
Cleveland State University

David O. Zimmer, Secretary
Attorney

Richard L. Greiner, Jr., Treasurer
Former Owner & President | Dodd Camera


DIRECTORS, FY 2016-2017

Raj Aggarwal, Ph.D.
Professor of Business & Finance
College of Business Administration, University of Akron

Christopher Blake
Partner & Chair – International Attorney
Hahn Loeser & Parks, LLP

J. Donald Cairns
Attorney
Schneider Smeltz Spieth Bell LLP

Mary Ann Conn-Brody
Former English/French translator, CBC-Toronto

Richard P. Eastburn
Founder
Global Immersion Technologies LLC

Howard B. Edelstein
Edelstein Financial Corporation

Seda Ergun
Environmental Program Manager
AECOM

Kenneth D. Hardy
President
Bonnie Speed Logistics

Barbara Hawkins
Civic Leader
Former President, League of Women Voters

Fritz Heintel
Senior Vice President
PNC Bank

John A. Hellman
President | Creative Development

Deirdre M. Mageean, Ph.D
Provost & Sr. VP for Academic Affairs
Cleveland State University

August A. Napoli, Jr.
President & CEO
United Way of Greater Cleveland

Stephen J. Petras, Jr.
Partner & Head of International Department
Baker & Hostetler, LLP

Richard W. Pogue
Senior Advisor
Jones Day

Michael Salkind
Principal
INDUS International Inc.

Martin C. Schulz
Managing Director, International Equity
PNC Capital Advisors, LLC

Fareed Siddiq
Senior Vice President, CFP
Morgan Stanley Smith Barney, LLC

David Silk
Partner
SGI Global Business Advisors LLC

Monica Verma
Partner
Baker & Hostetler, LLP

Valt Vesikallio
Vice President, Global Services
Hyland Software

Johnny Wu
Producer, Director, Editor
MDI (Media Design Imaging)

Nizar Zein, M.D.
Global Patient Services
Cleveland Clinic


HONORARY BOARD MEMBERS
Ambassador Charles Dunbar
Former Professor, CWRU, Simmons College and Boston University
U.S. Ambassador to Qatar (1983-1985) to Yemen (1988-1991)
Former President, CCWA

Donald W. Morrison
Corporate Attorney (retired)

Ambassador John D. Ong
B.F. Goodrich (Chairman Emeritus)
U.S. Ambassador to Norway (2002-2005)

Henry Precht
Foreign Service Officer (retired)
Former President, CCWA

Ambassador William R. Timken, Jr.
Timken Family Partnership
U.S. Ambassador to Germany (2005-2008)

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