OhioGuidestone leaders are personally accountable and responsible for meeting and exceeding our standards. They make a difference one day and one life at a time.

Richard R. Frank

President and CEO

Rich has been with OhioGuidestone for almost 40 years.

“I’m committed to OhioGuidestone because I’ve seen how we’ve grown to meet needs, and know that we will continue to do so.” -Rich

Eric R. Pelander

Chairperson, Board of Directors

Eric has been a member of OhioGuidestone’s board for several years, and this is his first year as board Chairperson.

“I invest my time and resources with OhioGuidestone because of our results. We have exceptional services to children and families, which address critical needs in our communities.” -Eric

Executive Leadership Team

Richard R. Frank
President and CEO

Ben Kearney, Ph.D.
Executive Vice President and Chief Clinical Officer

Donna Keegan
Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer

Andy Cooper
Vice President of Community Counseling

Christine Gambatese
Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

Cindy Naegele
Vice President of Advancement and Communications

Patti Stumpp
Vice President of Human Resources

Mary Stiles
Vice President and General Counsel

Holli Ritzenthaler
Assistant Vice President, Program Administration

Joe Ziegler
Assistant Vice President of Facilities and Project Management

Kiersten Watkins
Assistant Vice President, Program Administration

Board of Directors

Eric R. Pelander
Chairperson, Board of Directors

James T. Sayler
Vice Chairperson, Board of Directors

Susan C. Hastings, Esq.
Secretary, Board of Directors

Mary K. Greulich
Treasurer, Board of Directors

Rev. Dr. Steven Bailey
Rev. Mollie Gordon Brown
Grace B. Chalker

John S. Chapman
Rev. Rollin A. Conway
Ms. Adrienne Corbett

Kimberly M. Corrigan
Andrew A. Cox, Ph.D.

Curtis Danburg
Jason R. Drake
Barbara P. Draves

John T. Fitts
Andrew S. Garner, M.D., Ph.D.
Nancy Shaw Goldsmith
Mr. Jerry Gootee
Mrs. Mary K. Greulich

L. Jonathon Groza
Peter J. Ippolito

Rev. Don Lefelar, Esq.
Bishop Tracy S. Malone
Rev. Leroy McCreary
Mr. Patrick M. McColley

Thomas M. Moore
Therese O’Donnell
Thomas J. Onusko
John D. Parker
Angelo Pimpas
Mr. James T. Sayler
Pete Smith
Rev. Mark L. Steiger
Edward C. White, MD
Fred C. White
Brad Wynveen
David S. Zentkovich
Marilyn Reihs, Director Emeritus

Ex Officio Directors

Bishop Tracy S. Malone
East Ohio Conference
The United Methodist Church

Rev. Dr. Steve Bailey,
District Superintendent,
North Coast District
The United Methodist Church

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