Community Leadership Board

Below find a list of the Northeast Ohio Community Leadership Board which has been broken into two components with different geographic focus. The full Board meets collectively and work together to address the various issues and opportunities pertaining to people with diabetes, and to have a greater impact on the Association's Strategic Plan.

Cleveland Market

Christopher Peer, JD
Board Chair
Hahn, Loeser & Parks LLP

Gina Gavlak
Advocacy Chair
Lakewood Hospital Diabetes & Endocrine Center

Steve Brown
Radio One

William (Bill) Elliot, Jr.
Dollar Bank

Shelly Hameed
CNS Account Manager

Jeff Hildreth, MS
Cleveland Clinic

Gary Isakov, CPA, CA (S.A.)
SS&G Financial Services, Inc.

Al Jenkins
Former NFL Player

Mark Knapp
Key Private Bank

James P. Orenga
Ohio Materials Handling

Brent Silverman, JD

Dan Traci*
All Media Design Group

Michael A Weiss, MD, PhD, MBA
Case Western Reserve University

Akron-Canton Market

Carol McNerney, CPA
Board Chair
Director, SS&G Financial Services, Inc.

Paula Divencenzo
Kent State University

Nate Drushell
InfoCision Management Corporation

Rachel P Espiritu, MD
Summa Physicians, Inc.

John Hardesty
Hospitalist Management Group

Edward Hrabak
Sterling Jewelers, Inc.

Susan Oppelt
Novo Nordisk

Torey S. Tolson, CPA
First Energy Corp.

Paul Tracey
Edwards Health Care Services

Jason M. Weigand
Buckingham, Doolittle & Burroughs, LLP


*Past Board Chair