The Board of Directors consists of twenty-four elected members of the Chamber in good standing. The board formulates and enforces policy, controls the property of the Chamber, and employs staff to manage the Chamber’s programs and activities.

Board meetings are held the 2nd Thursday of each month (excluding August & December) at 7:30 a.m. The meeting location varies.

Chair of the Board
Mike Daso, Equitable Advisors

Vice Chair of Economic Development
Ian Andrews, LakewoodAlive

Vice Co-Chairs of Education
Andrea Fisher, Lakewood Public Library

Alix Kaufmann, First Federal Lakewood

Vice Chair of Legislative and Governmental Affairs
Jenny Evans, Cleveland Clinic Family Health Center, Lakewood

Vice Chair of Membership and Marketing
Cindy Lowrey, Convey360

Immediate Past Chair
Terry Vincent, Brouse McDowell

Mike DeStefano, DMS Management Solutions

CEO & President
Patricia L. Ryan

Board of Directors
Ian Andrews, LakewoodAlive
Jodi Barnes, Dollar Bank
Carol Barrett, Carol Lynn’s Salon Plus                                                                                                                                    Troy Bratz, REALTOR, KW Greater Cleveland SW
Dave Breudigam, Brooker Insurance Agency/IEN Risk Management
Jay R. Carson, Wegman, Hessler & Vanderburg                                                                                                                    Mike Daso, Equitable Advisors                                                                                                                                           William DiMascio, West Shore Career-Technical District                                                                                                 Jenny Evans, Cleveland Clinic Family Health Center, Lakewood                                                                                  Andrea Fisher, Lakewood Public Library                                                                                                                               Terri Harrison, By the Book Accounting, Inc.
Donnald Heckelmoser, Lakewood Senior Center
Alix Kaufmann, First Federal Lakewood
Joe Kerrigan, NetworkinGuys
Cindy Lowrey, Convey360
Dr. Terri Pope, Cuyahoga Community College-Western Campus
Stacie Ross, Impel Creative
Kathy Stringer, The Clifton Club
Lisa Tomm, Hospice of the Western Reserve
Amber Volpe, Cox Business

Chamber Staff:
CEO & President
Patricia L. Ryan
Director of Marketing & Public Relations
Lauren Small