Board of Directors

Officers

Chair
Mark Hartman
Associate Vice President & Assistant Secretary
Office of Chief Legal &
Governance Officer
Nationwide

Past Chair
Russell Austin
Senior VP, General Counsel & Secretary
Battelle

Secretary
Aneezal Mohamed
Vice President, Deputy General Counsel & Assistant Secretary
Commercial Vehicle Group

Treasurer
Roger Campbell
Senior Vice President
Commercial Banking Department
KeyBank


Directors

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

William Brustein, Ph.D.
Vice Provost for Global Strategies
& International Affairs
The Ohio State University

Darren Cherry
Division President
Greif, Inc.

Patrick Cornelius
Partner
Squire Sanders US (LLP)

Timothy Degitz
Senior Manager
Accounting & Finance
Honda of America Mfg., Inc.

Margo Ellis
Vice President
JP Morgan

Julie Exner
Senior Vice President
Fahlgren Mortine

Sebastian Ibel
Founder & President
Ibel Agency

Jerry Ladman, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus
The Ohio State University (Retired)

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
AVP, Operations
State Auto Insurance Co.

Craig Stephens
Vice President, Sales
CAS

Brett Thornton
Partner
Porter, Wright, Morris & Arthur

Guadalupe Velasquez
New American Initiative Coordinator
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

We must know the world and bring understanding and sympathy to global issues if we expect to function effectively as citizens of this world. This is the challenge the Columbus Council on World Affairs faces today; a challenge the Columbus Council on World Affairs is helping us meet successfully.