Board of Directors

Zulma Zabala, JD, MPA
Chief Executive Officer
East End Neighborhood House

Vice Chair
William M. Doll 
Bill Doll & Company

Vice Chair
Patricia A. Shlonsky, Esq.
Ulmer & Berne LLP

Vice Chair 
Carter Strang
Tucker Ellis LLP

Tami Brown, CCS Board Member

Tamera Lash Brown 
General Manger
Greater Cleveland Aquarium

Lynn M. Koster, CPA
CPA Senior Manager
Meaden & Moore
John Corlett Staff Photo 2017
President and Executive Director
John R. Corlett



  Reverend Timothy C. Ahrens
Senior Minister
First Congregational United Church of Christ

Genesis O. Brown
Relationship/Industry/Account Manager
Hyland Software, Inc.

Maynard (Mike) Buck, CCS Board Member Maynard A. Buck
Chair, Labor & Employment Practice Group
Benesch Law
Jennifer Brunner, CCS Board Member

Jennifer Brunner
Ohio Tenth District Court of Appeals

Jenice Contreras 2017 Jenice Contreras
Executive Director
Hispanic Business Center

M. C. "Terry" Hokenstad, Jr., Ph.D., A.C.S.W.
Distinguished University Professor, Ralph S. and Dorothy P. Schmitt Professor
Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences
Professor of Global Health
School of Medicine, 
Case Western Reserve University

Barbara B. Janovitz 
Partner, Chair of Estate Planning Group
Reminger Co., L.P.A.

Julia Love, CCS Board Member

Julia A. Love
Thompson Hine LLP

Jeffrey N. Malbasa, CFA
Intermediary Relationship Manager
American Funds

Joseph Mead 2017

Joseph Mead
Assistant Professor

Cleveland State University,
Maxine Goodman Levin College of Urban Affairs,
Cleveland-Marshall College of Law


David B. Miller, Ph.D.,
Associate Professor
Jack, Joseph & Morton Mandel School Applied Social Sciences
Case Western Reserve University


Kyle Miller 2017 Kyle Miller
External Affairs
Dominion Energy Ohio
 Misak CCS Board Member

James E. Misak, MD
Thomas McCafferty Health Center, The MetroHealth System

Daniel J. O'Brien
Benesch, Friedlander, Coplan & Aronoff LLP
Reimer CCS Board Member

Seth A. Reimer
Managing Vice President
Key Bank Community Development Banking

George Sample 2017

George Sample
Director of Human Resources
Cuyahoga County Public Library

 CCS Board Member Sislak

Elizabeth Sislak
Chief Financial Officer
Mid-American Conference

Maria Thompson, CCS Board Member

Maria J. Thompson
Manager, Community Development 
Third Federal Savings & Loan

Board Member Alesha Washington Alesha Washington
Senior Director, Government Advocacy 
Greater Cleveland Partnership






















































Effective January 1, 2018