YBI Board of Directors

Our Board of Directors is a who’s who of Mahoning Valley leaders in business, education and local government, all with a passion for growing the area’s economy and building a sustainable platform for innovation and job growth.

Executive Committee

Chairperson - James Dascenzo

CPA, Hill, Barth & King, LLC

Secretary - Stuart A. Strasfeld, Esq

Roth Blair

William C. Shivers

President, Huntington National Bank, Akron/Canton & Mahoning Valley

John Reed

CIO, AIM NationaLease

Evan Morrison

Vice President, Ohio Structures

Michael Garvey

Owner, M-7 Technologies

Members, At-Large

William Shivers

Canton/Mahoning Valley Regional President, Huntington National Bank

Kenneth Frank

CEO, Turning Technologies

Brien Smith

Provost, Youngstown State University

Robert Wollet

Vice Pres. of Commercial Banking, PNC Bank

Bonnie Deutsch Burdman

Dir., Community Relations & Government Affairs, Youngstown Area Jewish Federation

Joseph M. Chahine

Dir. of Sales, Healthcare at GBS Corporation

Sharon Woodberry

Economic Development Dir., City of Youngstown

Jeff Barber

Vice President, VEC Inc.

Anthony Hughes

President, The Lanterman Group

Brian Jackson

SVP/CIO, Farmers National Bank

Paul Olivier

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