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Center for Alumni and Donor Engagement
4510 Dorr St., MS #820
Toledo, OH 43615-4040
1.419.530.7730 utfoundation@utoledo.edu

Foundation Board of Trustees

Meet Our Board

The UT Foundation Board of Trustees oversees the operations and management of the organization. These volunteers bring years of business expertise, community involvement and loyal support to their roles as advisers and visionary leaders.   


Mark Luetke
Management Strategist and Retired President
Thread Marketing Group

Vice Chair

John Huber
Vice President, Director of Operations Support
HCR ManorCare


Susan Farrell Palmer
Former Director of Development
Toledo Museum of Art


Jennifer Scroggs
Vice President & Sr. Trust Officer
First Federal Bank



James Appold 
Retired President
Willard & Kelsey Solar Group, LLC

James Beckman 
Retired Tax Partner
Ernst & Young

Michael Bell 
Former Mayor City of Toledo
Former Chief - Fire and Rescue Dept.

Neema Bell 
Retired Partner
Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP

Sheri L. Bokros 
Principal & Vice President
The Mannik & Smith Group, Inc.

James M. Caldwell 
President & Chief Executive Officer
Toledo Northwestern Ohio Food Bank

Mui-Ling Y. Dong
Lucas County Common Pleas Court

Lavelle Edmondson 
Manager, State Government Affairs
Marathon Petroleum Corporation

Dana Fitzsimmons 
Retired Team Leader
Pfizer Inc.

John Huber 
Vice President-Operations Support
HCR ManorCare

Gary Leidich 
Retired Executive Vice President
FirstEnergy Corporation

Mark Luetke 
Retired President
FLS Group

Jonathan Lyons 
Vice President & Finance, Composite Solutions Segment
Owens Corning

Gerald Miller 
Vice President
Miller Diversified, Inc.

Russell Mitchell 
Associate Treasurer
The Andersons, Inc.

Susan Farrell Palmer 
Past Director of Development
Toledo Museum of Art

Susan Payden 
Vice President - Investments
Trinity Health

Terrence Perris 
Retired Partner
Squire, Sanders & Dempsey LLP

Steven Reinbolt 
Eastman & Smith Ltd.

Nadeem Salem 
Financial Advisor
Salem Financial Group

Jennifer Scroggs 
Vice President & Senior Trust Officer
First Federal Bank

Christy Contardi Stone 
Senior. Vice President - Human Capital & Strategic Initiatives
Welltower, Inc.

Paul Toth Jr. 
President and CEO
Toledo-Lucas County Port Authority

Thomas W. Wakefield, M.D.
Director, U.M. Frankel Cardiovascular Center
The University of Michigan

Constance Zouhary 
Executive Vice President
Buckenmeyer & King, CPAs


Ex-Officio Trustees

Dr. Sharon L. Gaber 
The University of Toledo

Robin L. Whitney
Chief Strategic Planning
Business Development & Real Estate Officer for ProMedica

Last Updated: 6/26/19