Board of Directors

Chair
Aneezal Mohamed
Vice President, Legal & Compliance and Corporate Secretary
Commercial Vehicle Group

Past Chair
Mark Hartman
AVP, Corporate Governance & Assistant Secretary
Office of Corporate Governance & Secretary
Nationwide

Secretary
Patrick Cornelius
Partner
Squire Patton Boggs

Treasurer
Roger Campbell
Senior Vice President
Commercial Banking Department
KeyBank

Russell Austin
Senior VP, General Counsel & Secretary
Battelle

Vinita Bahri-Mehra
Director + Asia Pacific Team Leader
Kegler, Brown, Hill + Ritter

Julie Exner
Senior Vice President
Fahlgren Mortine

Sebastian Ibel
Founder & President
Ibel Agency

Ted Lape
Principal
Lazear Capital Partners, Ltd.

Doug Matthews
Partner
Vorys, Sater, Seymour & Pease

Rudy Poussot
Vice President of Corporate Strategy
Cardinal Health

Steve Shepard
EVP/Market Leader,
Corporate Banking
PNC

Amrin Singh
VP, Operations
State Auto Insurance Co.

Craig Stephens
Vice President, Sales
CAS

Brett Thornton
Partner
Porter, Wright, Morris & Arthur

Guadalupe Velasquez
New American Initiative Coordinator
Assistant Director, Community Relations Commission
City of Columbus

Christopher Washington, Ph.D.
Provost/Senior Vice President
for Academic Affairs
Franklin University

Shelly Zimmerman
Assoc VP
Independent Production Services (IPS)
L Brands, Inc.

As our city, nation, and world continue to grow more interconnected, Council forums are a great resource for every resident. Best wishes to the Columbus Council on World Affairs in your pursuit to bring the world home to Columbus.

– Michael Coleman,
Mayor of the City of Columbus