County of Summit Executive Ilene Shapiro will emcee the event. Sherry Neubert, Chief Information Officer at The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company and 2018 ATHENA Leadership Award Recipient, will present the keynote welcome.
The event’s honorary chairwomen are:
–Karen Adinolfi, Esq., Shareholder, Roetzel & Andress and President, Akron Bar Association & Lawyer Referral Service
–Brenda Cummins, Donor Relations Officer, Cleveland Foundation
–Robyn Cutler, Council Director, Girls on the Run Northeast Ohio
-Krista Gesaman, Owner, Aeration Septic, Inc.
–Angelina Gingo, Attorney, Gingo Law Office
-Suzie Graham, President, Downtown Akron Partnership
–Pam Hickson-Stevenson, Executive Director, Akron-Summit County Public Library
-Ramona Hood, Vice President, Operations, Strategy & Planning, FedEx Custom Critical
-Jody Klase, Chief of Behavioral Health Services, Family & Community Services, Inc.
–Louise Mazur, Partner, Brouse McDowell LPA
–Fedearia Nicholson-Sweval, Ph.D., Dean of Student Success, Stark State College
–Tamiyka Koger Rose, Health Equity Ambassador, City of Akron, Ohio – Mayor’s Office
-Judge Susan Baker Ross, Summit County Court of Common Pleas
-Judge Julie A. Schafer, Ninth District Court of Appeals
-Cheryl Stephens, President, East Akron Neighborhood Development Corporation (EANDC)
-V. Rena Suber, Chief School Administrator, Emmanuel Christian Academy
Elizabeth Walters, Summit County Council Member at-Large, City of Akron, Ohio – Mayor’s Office
-Angela Wilcoxson, Senior Vice President and Sales Leader, KeyBank
–Shane Wynn, Owner, Shane Wynn Photography