Regional Chamber Welcomes New Board Members

Dec 11, 2015
The Regional Chamber’s Board of Directors has named four new members for 2016.
The Regional Chamber’s Board of Directors has named four new members for 2016. They include:

  • Atty. Matthew Blair, Blair & Latell Co., LPA
  • Dr. Jay Gershen, President, Northeast Ohio Medical University  (NEOMED)
  • Robin Patton, Manager of External Affairs, FirstEnergy
  • Herb Washington, President, H.L.W. Fast Track, Inc.

2016 Board Officers are:

  • Chairwoman: Atty. Martha Bushey, Manchester, Newman & Bennett
  • Immediate Past Chairman: Peter Asimakopoulos, EVP, Small Business Banking & Youngstown Market President, First National Bank
  • First Vice Chairman: Matthew Love, CFO/ Senior VP, Finance & Strategy, Mercy Health
  • Vice Chairman: Atty. Matthew Blair, Blair & Latell Co., LPA
  • Vice Chairman: Doug Sweeney, President, Sweeney Chevrolet Buick GMC
  • Treasurer: Theodore Schmidt, Regional President, The PNC Financial Services Group 
Directors reappointed to new terms include:
  • Matthew Love, CFO/ Senior VP, Finance & Strategy, Mercy Health
  • Tammy Jorgensen, SVP, HWA Regional Manager II, Huntington National Bank
  • Butch Taylor, Business Manager, Local Union 396 Plumbers and Pipefitters