Leadership Institute Speakers (2015-2016)

Session 1: Rainmaking and Practical Business Development Strategies 

Suzanne Blum
Thacker Robinson Zinz

Linda Bluso
Edgepointbc

Melissa Centers
State Auto Insurance Companies

Erin Hawk
Porter Wright

Andrean Horton
A. Schulman, Inc.

Liza Kessler
Jones Day

Michelle Krall
DSW

Jack Kuntz
ASB Financial Corporation

Chief Justice Maureen O'Connor
The Supreme Court of Ohio

Robert Reffner
FirstEnergy Service Company

Lori Zancourides
The Wendy's Company


Session 2: Effective Communication

Justice judith French
The Supreme Court of Ohio

Karen Hough
ImprovEdge, LLC

Jim Thomas
Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP
Session 3:  Coaching, Branding & Career Strategy

Judy Bodenhamer
Revenue Resources, LLC

Lee Paczesniak
Reveune Resources, LLC

Session 4: Public Speaking

Patrice Blakemore
Blakemore Coaching

Justcie Judith Lanzinger
The Supreme Court of Ohio

Hinda Mitchell
Inspire PR Group

Session 5: Negotiation

Sasha Blaine

Ohio Twelfth District Court of Appeals

Kathleen Buse
Advancing Women in STEM   

Christopher Carney
Brouse McDowell, LPA

Judge Mary DeGenaro
Seventh District Court of Appeals

Justice Sharron Kennedy
The Supreme Court of Ohio

Marilyn McClure-Demers
Nationwide Insurance

Session 6: Leadership

Kenya Faulkner
University of Cincinnati

Val Hoover
Valoria Hoover Law Offices, LLC

The Honorable Betty D. Montgomery
Montgomery Consulting Group LLC
MacMurray Consulting Group LLC

Jim Thomas
Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP



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