Rainey Institute Board of Directors


Groundbreaking Photo BoardJanet Banks – Chair
School Principal, retired

Bill Fehrenbach Jr. – Vice Chair
Vice President, South Franklin Circle, Inc.

Jim Sacher – Treasurer
Partner, Skoda Minotti

Michele Crawford – Secretary
Project Manager, Capital & Construction – Cuyahoga Community College


Tom Charek:  Business Development, Pride One Construction

Robert Conrad: President, Radio Seaway IdeaStream; Trustee Musical Arts Association, Cleveland International Piano Competition, Musical Theatre Project, Cleveland Play House, Cliffside Foundation, ideastream. Trustee emeritus, Music Settlement.

Janet Coquillette:  Attorney, formerly with JonesDay, Consultant to the Nonprofit Sector

Erin Deimling:  Vice President Client and Community Relations, PNC Bank

Germaine Gibian:  Retired Librarian, community activist and volunteer

Theodore J. Horvath:  Assistant General Counsel (retired), First Energy/Illuminating Company; Member 25 years (retired), Cleveland Orchestra Chorus

Sara Hurand: Architect and Owner, Iris Design LLC; Co-founder, Cleveland Jewish Arts and Culture Lab

Yaasira Jones: Training Manager, Sodexo

David Lamb:  Vice President and General Counsel, Scott Fetzer

Ron Lang:  Principal, North Point Portfolio Managers

William S. Lipscomb: Independent Consultant: Develop and execute capital campaign and management strategies for nonprofit organizations.

Robert A. Matousek:  Director/General Merchant Manager-eCommerce, American Greetings

Alexander McAfee:  Education advocate, Board member Cleveland Institute of Music, Finlandia University; former Vice President, Cleveland Cliffs,; Vice Chairman, Fairmont Minerals; Chairman, The Garwick Corp.

Lu Anne Morrison:  Managing Director, MAI Capital Management, LLC

Rachel Wayne Nelson:  Retired Director, Cleveland Heights/University Heights Library; Former Interim Director Children’s Museum, President (retired), Global Issues Resource Center

Monyka Price:  Chief of Education, City of Cleveland, former Principal, Citizens’ Academy

Erin Dorsey Robinson: Partner, Dorsey & Company Strategic Consultants to Management

Kyle Roggenburk: Vice President of Client Development at USA Expositions, Co-Founder EKR Brands LLC, Former Sales Team Leader American Greetings, Former Co-Chair of United Way of Cleveland Young Leaders Board

Joe Smucny: Vice President/ Managing Partner, Centric Consulting

Dora Rae Vactor: Founder and Board Chair of Cleveland Dance Movement

Doug Wang:  Retired Senior Vice President, Northern Trust Bank

Jeffrey Weiss: Retired President/CEO, The Freedonia Group


Patricia Plum Wylde:  Great-granddaughter of Eleanor B. Rainey, Retired Landscape Architect