Greater Cleveland Sports Commission (GCSC) has grown to become a relevant and dynamic organization, governed by a committed group of trustees representing Cleveland’s most esteemed private, public and nonprofit institutions.

GCSC's Board & Associate Board aid the organization in achieving its mission to measurably improve the economy of Greater Cleveland and enrich the community by attracting, creating, managing and enhancing significant sporting and competitive events. 

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Executive Committee

Chair: Doug Neary | Calfee, Halter & Griswolf LLP
Vice Chair:  Carl Grassi | McDonald Hopkins, LLC
Vice Chair: Bob Klonk | Oswald Companies  
Treasurer: Cindy Flynn | Union Home Mortgage
Secretary: Eddie Taylor Jr. | Taylor Oswald

 

Lifetime Trustees

Robert Kain
Jared Chaney
Michael J. Cleary - in memorium

 

Associate Board

Angela Almasy | Dix & Eaton
Lia Atchison | Amazon 
John Banks | The Shamrock Companies
Elizabeth Beard | Topgolf 
Raphael Collins | Cleveland Guardians 
Courtney Fallon | Cleveland Guardians
Bryan Fisher | Walter | Haverfield 
Jonathan Floyd | Sysco
Robert Guy | WLS Stamping & Fabricating Company
James Hofbauer | University Hospitals
Jaelen Hollinger | Cleveland Foundation
Brooke Hradisky | Kaulig Capital
John Kane | Ancora
Michelle Kenney | Cleveland Municipal Court - Judicial Division
Billy Lawless | The Brewer-Garrett Company
Alexis Martins | Cleveland Clinic
Ariel McNair | EY
Melanie Myers | Oswald Companies
Brian Nally | Reminger Co. L.P.A. 
Bri Oldham | Destination Cleveland
Beth Orr | Dover Home Remodelers, Inc. 
Greg Pasiadis | Marcum, LLP
Chris Peck | Cirrus Wealth Management 
Brian Poe | IMG
Jason Rothman | Calfee, Halter & Griswold LLP
Dr. Marie Schaefer | Cleveland Clinic
Matt Schaefer | Golden Reserve, LLC
Casey Schrader | Oswald Companies
Brady Sheets | NFP
Chrissy Siba | MGM Northfield Park
Tim Smith | Citizens Bank 
Jeff Staats | Haley Marketing Company
Jeff Tolman | Cleveland Metroparks
Constantine Tsatiris | Grant Thornton, LLP
Mark Tupa | Calfee, Halter & Griswold LLP
Peter Van Euwen | BakerHostetler, LLP
Ryan Virtue | Positive Coaching Alliance
Mike Vuraich | Mid-American Conference
Logan Weiland | EY
Jonathon Whittlesey | Squire Patton Boggs

Reach out to Becky Griesmer for more information on our Associate Board.

Board Members

Sudhir Achar | EOX 
Kristen Baird-Adams | PNC
Geoff Allman | Lincoln Electric
Ken Babby | Akron Rubberducks
Nic Barlage | Rock Entertainment Group 
Brian Barren | Cleveland Indians
Eric Beck | University Hospitals
Douglas Bell | Global Prairie
Keith Brandt | CBRE
Dominic Brault | Kaulig Capital 
Shontel Brown | U.S. House of Representatives
Tim Connor | The Shamrock Companies, Inc.
Michael Conway | Beverage Distributors, Inc.
William Cosgrove | Union Home Mortgage
Terry Coyne | Newmark Knight Frank
Matthew Crawford | Park Ohio Industries
Bradford Davy | City of Cleveland
Giovanni Di Censo | Deloitte
Rob DiGeronimo | Independence Excavating
Fred DiSanto | Ancora Advisors
Trina Evans | KeyBank  
Richard Fedorovich | Bober Markey Fedorovich
Terry Fergus | FSM Capital Management
Jeff Friedman | JIF Investment
Nolan Gallagher | Gravitas Ventures
Frank Gallucci | Plevin & Gallucci Co, LPA
Scott Garrett | Cleveland State University
Michael Gibbons | Brown Gibbons Lang & Company
Blaine Griffin | City of Cleveland 
Jerry Grisko Jr. | CBIZ
Charles Hardin | Jones Day
Eddie Harrell Jr. | Radio One Cleveland
Tim Harris | Insurance Board
Amy Held | The J.M. Smucker Co. 
Dave Jenkins | Cleveland Browns
Yan Jin | Eaton Corporation
Pernel Jones Jr. | Cuyahoga County 
Ansir Junaid | Supply Side USA
Chris Keim | Frantz Ward
Brian Kelly | PwC
Joe Kohmann | Westfield 
Tom Laird | Gilbane Building Company
Daryl Laisure | Zin Technologies
Steffany Larkins | Medical Mutual
Tom Libeg | Grant Thornton
Bob Littman | BDO LLP
Scott Lokke | JACK Entertainment
John MacIntosh | KPMG LLP
Rob MacKinlay | Gardiner 
Charles Obert | Brookfield Properties
Michael O'Hara | Parker Hannifin
Boyd Pethel | First National Bank
Sam Pines | ESPN Cleveland/Good Karma Brands
Nancy Pokorny | USI Group
Todd Rea | Sherwin-Williams
Sandee Reid | The Davey Tree Expert Company   
Monte Repasky | EY
Sean Richardson | Huntington Bank
Peter Rome | Tucker Ellis
Dr. Mark Schickendantz | Cleveland Clinic Sports Health
Bradley Sellers | City of Warrensville Heights
Greg Skoda | Marcum LLP
John Skory | FirstEnergy
Brian Slife | Aon
Dalithia Smith | Oatey 
Kevin Stein | Transdigm
Mark Steinberg | Excel Sports Management
Dr. Jon Steinbrecher | Mid-American Conference
Randy Stephens | Bally Sports 
Robert Vecchione | NACDA
Paul Voinovich | Vocon
Dan Whalen | Harbor Bay Real Estate Advisors
Chas Withers | Dix & Eaton
Alan Zang | US Bank

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