Staff Extension List

Name (click to email) Title Ext.
Maria Campanelli Executive Director 16
Shannon Post Director of Visitor Services 27
Kelsey Tarase Director of Education, Lead Grant Writer 20
Lisa Merk Membership Coordinator 18
Amanda Halmes Volunteer Coordinator 26
Karen Katz Director of Exhibits

Mobile: (216) 533-8886

Leland Merk Director of Facilities 19
Chris Beal Maintenance Supervisor 23

Board of Trustees

MARIA CASHY
BOARD CHAIR
Progressive Insurance Company
JENNIFER LOPEZ
GALA CHAIR
Ohio Savings Bank, NYCB
DOREEN CAHOON
Consultant
CHRISTINA LUNDQUIST
UH MacDonald Women’s Hospital
UH Rainbow Babies and Children’s Hospital
MARGARET COHEN
Consultant
RICHARD J. MAICKI
Consultant
JASON ECKEL
BOARD SECRETARY
PolyOne Corporation
MICHELLE MEDINA, MD, FAAP
Cleveland Clinic
SHARON EL-AMIN WILLIAMS
Dealer Tire 
KEVIN MRACEK
Mid-West Forge Corporation
ANDREA EHRENBERG
Akron Public Schools, Retired
BRIAN PEASE
Accenture
JENNIFER A. LESNY FLEMING
BOARD DEVELOPMENT
Attorney at Law
NICK ROGOFF
Eaton Corporation
TIM GERSPACHER
BOARD TREASURER
PricewaterhouseCoopers
JERRY RUDOWSKY
EY
DENNIS KING
McKinsey & Company
WILLIAM R. STEWART JR.

BOARD VICE CHAIR
Partner, Jones Day 
HOLYN KOCH
Marketing Professional
STEPHANIE WALTERS UNTERWEGER
Marketing Consultant
HOLLY LITTLE
Attorney at Law
THERESE ZDESAR
Home Instead Senior Care