Club President Brad-Paton, Immediate Past President Andy Bemer and President Elect Kathy Berkshire

Club President Brad Paton, Immediate Past President Andy Bemer, and President Elect Kathy Berkshire accept the award for Outstanding Alumni Club

Board of Governors

Board meetings are normally held on the second Wednesday of each month at Tavern of Independence, 5530 Brecksville Rd, Cleveland, OH 44131.

The mid-summer meeting is the Board picnic and the December meeting is the Board holiday gathering; these meetings are held elsewhere.

Apply now to join the board! Deadline to apply is Monday, May 8.


President – Brad Paton

Vice President – Kathy Berkshire

Secretary –  Chris Sydenstricker

Treasurer – Scott Rager

Immediate Past President – Andrew Bemer

Committee Chairs

Student Recruitment Chair – Julie Scheiner

Director of Communications and Media Relations – Jennifer Vinson

Director of Membership – Tom Thiry

Event/Fundraising Co-Directors – George Carr & Thomas George

Alumni Band Director – Duane Smith

Golf Outing Chair – Eric Michalski

Scholarship Chair – Andrew Bemer

Board of Governors

George Carr Gary Distelhorst Thomas George
Barbara Harris Patrick Malley Eric Michalski
Christina Mignogna Dustin Resar Julie Scheiner
Tim Singer Duane Smith Tom Thiry
Jennifer Vinson Berk Gencer Amanda McLin


Ohio State Student Representative

Rashad Mitchell, Jr.

Thank you to all who have served Ohio State and the Alumni Club of Cleveland with their leadership through the years!

Past Presidents

J. Lee Bailey • Frank Barr • Andrew Bemer • C. Richard Brubaker • Brian Bucher • Jim Caldwell • William Carey • James Chapman • Robert Cogan • James Conroy • Leslie Croyle • Janet Darchuk-Smith • C. Lynne Day • Thomas Dee • Roger Delman • Kerry Dustin • David W. Furry • Richard Furry • Brian Griebel • Edward Kagels • Walter Klevay Sr. • William LaPlace • Steven Jay Levine • John Lipaj • Mark Lowe • William MacDonald • Thomas McDonald Jr. • Casey McMillen • David Miller • John Miller• John Novotney • Alan Oatey • Jon Prendergast • Elizabeth Rader • Jim Reeves • Lad Rehula • Donald E. Samuel • Julie Scheiner • Barbara Snyder • Richard Snyder • Peggy Sobul • Brian Thiry • Tom Thiry • Earl Thomas