Our Board of Directors

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The primary role of YWCA Greater Cincinnati’s Board of Directors is to provide mission-driven, visionary leadership and strategic governance to promote and support the services and programs that directly impact our community.

Anne Mulder

Board Chair

Human Resources Professional

Christie Kuhns

Vice Chair & Secretary, Advocacy Chair

President & CEO, Urban League of Greater SW Ohio

Diane Jordan

Immediate Past Chair

President/CEO, Thembi Speaks LLC

Rebeca Arbona

Communications Chair

President and Chief Truth Teller, Brand True

Dave Palm

Development Chair

SVP Operations, 84.51°

Steve Kenat

Facilities Chair

Director of Community Development, GBBN

Virginia Kuertz

Finance Chair and Treasurer

Wealth Management Executive

Craig Young

Governance Chair

Founder/Executive Director, Inspiring Service

Sophie Lake

Program Evaluation Chair

Owner, Sophie Lake Strategic Purchasing Consulting

Alicia Townsend

Racial Justice Chair

VP Community Development Manager, U.S. Bank


NameCommunity Role
Deepika AndavarapuCEO/Founder, DEEP Consultants
Julie CourtneyFounding Partner, Madison Design
Brandi ElliotExecutive Director, Identity and Inclusion, University of Cincinnati, Student Affairs
Carmen GainesCEO & Founder, Latitude Workbased Learning Solutions LLC
Sarah HainesChief Accounting Officer, Paycor
Sheri HarperHuman Resources Executive, Tire Discounters
Michele HawkinsManaging Director, Chief Compliance Officer, Ft. Washington Investment Advisors, Inc.
Megan HubeGovernment Relations Professional
Rhonda Whitaker HurttVice President, Community Relations & Econ Development, Duke Energy
Aswad MackWarehouse Innovation, Sr. Manager – North American Product Supply Market Operations, Procter & Gamble
Anitra MarshAssociate Director, Brand Communications, Procter & Gamble Skin and Personal Care
Carolyn Pione Micheli Senior Vice President, Corporate Communications & Investor Relations, E.W. Scripps Co.
Dave Palm Senior Vice President Operations, 84.51
Aaron ParkerSenior Director, Human Resource Business Partners, The Hillman Group
Paaras Parker Chief Human Resources Officer, Paycor
Jackie Reau Founder/CEO, GameDay Communications
Pam WeberSenior Vice President, PNC Bank