Community Advisory Board

The Community Advisory Board assists Hoxworth in developing a blood program which serves the needs of patients, hospitals and blood donors in the region. They also advise the center on questions and policies regarding organizational and community relationships, implementing and carrying out programs to increase community involvement in blood donation activities and support the center in fund raising initiatives.

  • Richard Aft, PhD, Philanthropic Leadership
  • Tracey Artis, I Hear Music, Inc. 
  • Dawn Berryman, Leukemia and Lymphoma Society
  • Stacy Braun, The Christ Hospital 
  • John Byczkowski, Federal Home Loan Bank of Cincinnati
  • Bernie Calonge, Marsh 
  • Chris Carle, St. Elizabeth Provider Network
  • Alfonso Cornejo, Hispanic Chamber Cincinnati USA
  • Philip Diller, MD, PhD, UC Academic Health 
  • Andrew Filak, MD, UC Academic Health Center
  • Clyde Gray, WCPO
  • Merwyn Grayson, Central Bank & Trust Co.
  • Carla Howard, Kelly Youth Services 
  • Myron Hughes, University of Cincinnati
  • Staci Jenkins, Thompson Hine Law Firm
  • Stephanie Kinney, MD, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center
  • Patrick Kowalski, University of Cincinnati
  • Barry Massa, LifeCenter Organ Donor Network 
  • Joe Michels, Michels Construction 
  • Melba Moore, Cincinnati Health Department
  • Kathrine Nero, The Cincinnati Enquirer
  • Colleen O’Toole, PhD, The Health Collaborative
  • Mark Schlachter, Heavy Metal Mark
  • Nelson Soto, PhD, Union Institute & University 
  • Paul Turnpaugh, GE Global Operations