Our Team​

Board of Directors

Our Board is composed of CEOs of global, mid-market, and small companies and major health care and universities in the region. The active engagement and leadership of these executives is central to our approach and vital to our region. Consideration is given to ensure that the Board represents the diversity that is present in Greater Cleveland. Click here to read our Board of Directors Resolution on Diversity and Inclusion.

Chair

Paul Dolan
CEO & Owner
Cleveland Guardians

Treasurer

Joe DiRocco
Regional President 
Fifth Third Bank

Secretary

Eddie Taylor Jr.
President
Taylor Oswald


Staff Leadership

Baiju R. Shah
President and Chief Executive Officer
Bio

Yvette Ittu
Executive Vice President, Finance and Operations
President, Cleveland Development Advisors
Bio

Caroline Guscott
Managing Vice President, Strategic Communications

Patrice Blakemore
Senior Vice President,
Equity and Inclusion
Bio

Paul Federico
Managing Vice President,
Revenue

Gina Cheverine
Managing Vice President, Strategic Development and Partnerships

Megan Kim
Senior Vice President, Membership Development & Marketing; Executive Director, Council of Smaller Enterprises
Bio

Shana Marbury
General Counsel and Senior Vice President, Talent
Bio

Marty McGann
Executive Vice President, Advocacy and Strategy
Bio

John Luteran
Managing Vice President,
Finance Operations & Air Service
COSE Health & Wellness Trust Administrator
Bio

Debbie Berry
Senior Vice President,
Major Projects & Real Estate Development

Freddy Collier
Senior Vice President,
Strategy and New Initiatives

Contact Us

General inquiries: info@greatercle.com

Membership information: membership@greatercle.com

Media inquiries: media@greatercle.com

Employment opportunities: careers@greatercle.com