Greater Cleveland Sports Commission

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. 

Please contact us if you're interested in getting involved with GCSC.

Executive Committee

Chair: Doug Neary | Calfee
Vice Chair:  Carl Grassi | McDonald Hopkins, LLC
Treasurer: Cindy Flynn | Arrowhead Consulting, LLC
Secretary: Eddie Taylor Jr. | Taylor Oswald


Lifetime Trustees

Robert Kain
Jared Chaney
Michael J. Cleary - in memorium


Associate Board

John Banks | The Shamrock Companies
Elizabeth Beard | Topgolf 
Erica Cameron | Cerity Partners
Kevin Connor | Superior Beverage
Ron Cordaro | Arbor Rehabilitation and Healthcare Services
John Coughlin | Gilbane Building Company
Spencer Dieken | PNC
Courtney Fallon | Cleveland Indians
Courtney Foster | Finit
Robert Guy | WLS Stamping & Fabricating Company
Anson Hall | Destination Cleveland
Jennifer Hart | Connective Counsel
James Hofbauer | University Hospitals
Brooke Hradisky | Carleton Mckenna & Company
Lacretta Incorvaia | Reliable Solutions Group
Corey James | Cleveland Cavaliers
Tyler Jones | Cleveland State University
John Kane | Ancora Advisors
Jennifer Kelly | Cleveland State University
Billy Lawless | Ernst & Young, LLP
Matt Moos | IX Center
Marty Mordarski | Tech Elevator
Beth Orr | Dover Home Remodelers, Inc. 
Greg Pasiadis | Marcum, LLP
Brian Poe | IMG
Joe Roszak | Cleveland Metroparks
Jason Rothman | Ogletree 
Casey Schrader | Oswald Companies
Matt Seitz | Clarity 2 Prosperity
Brady Sheets | NFP
Chrissy Siba | MGM Northfield Park
Michael Skolaris | W.F. Hann & Sons
Tim Smith | Citizens Bank
Constantine Tsatiris | Grant Thornton, LLP
Peter Van Euwen | BakerHostetler, LLP
Amanda Vasil | Global Prairie
Ryan Virtue | Positive Coaching Alliance
Mike Vuraich | BDO USA, LLP
Tom Welsh | Calfee
Jonathon Whittlesey | Squire Patton Boggs

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

Board Members

Kristen Baird-Adams | PNC
Geoff Allman | Lincoln Electric
Ken Babby | Akron Rubberducks
Nic Barlage | Cleveland Cavaliers
Brian Barren | Cleveland Indians
Douglas Bell | Global Prairie
Shontel Brown | Cuyahoga County
David Browning | CBRE, Inc.
Tim Connor | The Shamrock Companies, Inc.
Michael Conway | Beverage Distributors, Inc.
Michael Cox | City of Cleveland
Matthew Crawford | Park Ohio Industries
Bill DeSantis | The Sherwin-Williams Company
Giovanni Di Censo | Deloitte
Fred DiSanto | Ancora Advisors
Trina Evans | KeyBank  
Richard Fedorovich | Bober Markey Fedorovich
Terry Fergus | FSM Capital Management
Tim Fitzpatrick | Todd Associates
Thomas Freeman | Grant Thornton
Jeff Friedman | JIF Investment
Frank Gallucci | Plevin & Gallucci Co, LPA
Scott Garrett | Cleveland State University
Michael Gibbons | Brown Gibbons Lang & Company
Jerry Grisko Jr. | CBIZ
Charles Hardin | Jones Day
Eddie Harrell Jr. | Radio One Cleveland
Tim Harris | Insurance Board
Dave Jenkins | Cleveland Browns
Ken Johnson | City of Cleveland
Ansir Junaid | Prime Woodcraft
Chris Keim | Frantz Ward
Brian Kelly | PwC
Robert Klonk | Oswald Companies
Tom Laird | Gilbane Building Company
Daryl Laisure | Zin Technologies
Steffany Larkins | Medical Mutual
Bob Littman | BDO LLP
David Lucarelli | Swagelok
Jamie Lynch | Chemical Bank
John MacIntosh | KPMG LLP
Rob MacKinlay | Cohen & Company
Valarie McCall | City of Cleveland
RJ Nemer | MAI Capital
Charles Obert | Brookfield Properties
Michael O'Hara | Parker Hannifin
Allyson O'Keefe | Thompson Hine
Boyd Pethel | First National Bank
Sam Pines | ESPN Cleveland/Good Karma Brands
Nancy Pokorny | Findley
Aaron Rasmussen | Engelke Construction  
Monte Repasky | EY
Sean Richardson | Huntington Bank
Peter Rome | Tucker Ellis
Dr. Mark Schickendantz | Cleveland Clinic Sports Health
Bradley Sellers | City of Warrensville Heights
Ken Semelsberger | Eaton Corporation
Greg Skoda | Skoda Minotti
John Skory | Illuminating Company
Brian Slife | Aon
Thomas Snowberger | University Hospitals
Kevin Stein | Transdigm
Dr. Jon Steinbrecher | Mid-American Conference
Mark Steinberg | Excel Sports Management
Randy Stephens | FOX Sports Ohio 
Bill Stern | Stern Advertising
Eddie Taylor Jr. | Taylor Oswald LLC
Robert Vecchione | NACDA
Paul Voinovich | Vocon
Chas Withers | Dix & Eaton
Alan Zang | US Bank

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