The CCAD Board of Trustees is charged with the stewardship of the college and the responsibility of assuring that the institution remains strong, viable, and among the leaders in art and design education. The Board operates with thoughtful oversight of the college's academics, finances, and facilities and their management by the college’s administration. Trustees are cultural, community, and business leaders who serve as volunteers, contributing their time, treasure, and talent to CCAD.

Susan Rector

Susan D. Rector

Chair, Board of Trustees
Peterson Conners LLP


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Michael Bongiorno

Vice Chair, Board of Trustees



Doug Klamfoth

Treasurer, Board of Trustees
PNC Bank N.A.


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Saundra K. Schuster

Secretary, Board of Trustees
TNG Consulting LLC



Jeni Britton

Immediate Past Chair, Board of Trustees
Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams


Katie Clifford

Katie Clifford

Clifford Educational Legal Consulting




Gil Cloyd

Ohio Film Group & Lengi Studios


Darci Congrove

Darci Congrove

GBQ Partners


Corey Favor

Orange Barrel Media

Eric J. James

American Electric Power


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John C. Kessler

Encova Insurance 


Jennifer Pick

Keith B. Key

KBK Enterprises

Brian P. Kinzelman

Brian P. Kinzelman



Michael Krouse

Michael Krouse



Catherine Lang-Cline

Catherine Lang-Cline

Portfolio Creative


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Jana J. Litsey

Huntington Bancshares Incorporated


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Pete Mattingly

JPMorgan Chase & Co.

Timothy T. Miller

Timothy T. Miller

Crane Miller Group 


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 Heidi Munc 

Nationwide Mutual 

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Urvi Patel

Urvi Patel Coaching


Jennifer Pick

Jennifer Pick

Environmental Law

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Neil Shah

Cardinal Health


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Primus Suffren

Gilbane Building Company


Jonna Twigg

Jonna Twigg

Twigg's Bindery