Our Board

Akron Community Foundation’s 24 board members serve without pay as stewards of our fundholders’ charitable resources.

The following board members were elected to three-year terms and are permitted to serve up to three terms. We are grateful for their service and dedication to charitable giving.

Steve Strayer - Chair
Steve Strayer
Chair
Ilene Shapiro - Vice Chair
Ilene Shapiro
Vice Chair
Robert Cooper - Secretary
Robert Cooper
Secretary
Rick Fedorovich - Treasurer
Rick Fedorovich
Treasurer
Nick Browning
Nick Browning
Tommy Bruno
Tommy Bruno
Steven Cox
Steven Cox
Samuel DeShazior
Samuel DeShazior
Kimberly Haws Falasco
Kimberly Haws Falasco
Sarah Friebert
Sarah Friebert, M.D.
Bennett Gaines
Bennett Gaines
Marty Hauser
Marty Hauser
Jody Miller Konstand
Jody Miller Konstand
Mark Krohn
Mark Krohn
Doug Kuczynski
Doug Kuczynski
Rob Malone
Rob Malone
Jim Pickard
Jim Pickard
Derrick Ransom
Derrick Ransom
Steven P. Schmidt
Steven P. Schmidt, Ph.D.
Katie Smucker
Katie Smucker
F. William Steere
F. William Steere
Dr. Rachel Talton
Dr. Rachel Talton
Sylvia Trundle
Sylvia Trundle
Mike Zeleznik
Mike Zeleznik

By The Numbers

As of Mar. 31, 2018

600+

Charitable Funds

$150Million

In Grants Given

Since1955

63 Years of Local Service

7.9%

5-Year Net Return

$220Million

In Charitable Assets

Margaret Medzie
Margaret Medzie Vice President and Chief Development Officer
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