Board of Directors

Board of Directors


Don Scipione, President - Founder and President Acme Express, Previous: the boards of MidTown Cleveland, Cleveland/Cuyahoga County Workforce Investment Board, Lyric Opera Cleveland, Opera Cleveland, Cleveland World Trade Association, World Trade Center Cleveland, the Northeast Ohio Software Association (founding member), and as a COSE volunteer 

Michael Borden, Associate Dean for Administration, Associate Professor of Law Cleveland-Marshall College of Law -Cleveland State University


Nicholas Hobbs, Assistant Treasurer-Ticket Office at Quicken Loans Arena

Stacy Marinelli, Stacy Marinelli Photography, Rainbow Vintage Costume, and Rainbow Party Rentals

Joe Mosbrook, Managing Partner, Acclaim Communications

Brad Roller, Vistage Chair for Vistage Worldwide, Inc.

Dean Southern, is head of the Voice and Opera Division at the Cleveland Institute of Music, and appointed recently as Dorothy P. Schmitt Chair in Opera, serving as Director of Opera and Artistic Director of CIM Opera Theater.

Maria LaSelva Vogt, Business Development Executive, Licensed Realtor, Real Estate Pricing Specialist, Owner MLS Artist Development

Holly L. Reilly, Vice President of Human Resource Operations for the Froedtert Health System.  Past co-chair of Cleveland Regional Workforce Investment Board for the Healthcare Sector;  Board member for Coach Sam’s Inner Circle Foundation, Greater Cleveland Hospital Association and French American Chamber of Commerce in Cleveland.



Advisory Board


Marci Alegant, Former Director of Preparatory and Continuing Education at Cleveland Institute of Music


Richard Fleischman, senior partner, creative director Richard Fleischman + Partners Architects


Carol Arnold Porter

Jeannette Grasselli Brown


Michael Salkind, Founder Business Tech Network


Jonathon Field 

David Gooding


James Levin 


Timothy Mussard

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