Greater Alliance Foundation

Greater Alliance Foundation

Board & Staff

Board

David Rodman

David Rodman, President

David L. Rodman is a lifetime resident of Alliance and is Founder and Principal of Rodman Capital Management. He is a trustee at Rodman Public Library, member of the Alliance Area Chamber of Commerce, and serves on the Administrative Council at the Union Avenue United Methodist Church.

Beth Mitchell

Beth Mitchell, Vice President/Treasurer

Beth Mitchell is co-owner of Grove Appliance, TV and Mattress with her husband David Mitchell. Active in the community, she is involved in children's ministries at her church, the Community Bible Church. She is an Alliance Family YMCA Swim Team board member and teaches Aerobic Dance and Sport Club Management at the University of Mount Union.

Damon Keller

Damon Keller, Secretary

Damon Keller is president of the General Commercial Corporation. He is treasurer of the Buckeye Council Boy Scouts of America, and is a member of the Cleveland Chapter - Entrepreneurs' Organization, Promotional Products Association, and the board of the Alliance Country Club.

Judge Andrew Zumbar

Judge Andrew Zumbar

Andrew Zumbar is the Alliance Municipal Court Judge and formerly served as the Alliance Law Director from 1996-2013 and as special counsel to the Ohio Attorney General. He has been active in many community organizations and previously served as Assistant Solicitor for the Village of Sebring for over a decade.

Will Tolerton

Will Tolerton

Will Tolerton is on the board of the Alliance Area Development, and is a member of the Alliance Area Chamber of Commerce, and the Alliance Country Club.

Sue Goris

Sue Goris

Sue Goris is co-owner of Goris Properties, LLC, a property development and management company formed in 1976, and she was a licensed insurance agent with Goris-Meadows Insurance for 25 years. She is a past president of the Alliance Area Chamber of Commerce and the recipient of the Athena Leadership Award. She is a founding and current board member of the Alliance Area Development and is a trustee for the University of Mount Union.

Gerard Mastroianni

Gerard Mastroianni

Gerard Mastroianni serves as president of Alliance Ventures, a local property development company established in 1988. He is a past board member of the Huntington Bank and currently serves as an Akron-Canton regional director of Huntington Bank. He is a University of Mount Union Trustee and was past president and board member of the Alliance Area Chamber of Commerce. Gerard serves on the board of Alliance for Families and Children, Alliance Area Development, the Stark Development Board and was president of the Buckeye Village Market for 22 years.

Staff

Doug Schwarz

Douglas R. Schwarz

Doug R. Schwarz serves as Executive Director and is the Foundation's leader in strategic partnerships and initiatives. Doug works toward the highest level of community impact through board administration, budget management and community and donor relations. Doug has served in this capacity for the Foundation since 2006.

Heidi R. McClung

Heidi R. McClung

Heidi R. McClung serves the Foundation as the Operation and Finance Manager. Her work supports our mission through her legal and financial expertise. She is responsible for systems management, oversees the grant and scholarship processes, and manages the day to day financial processes, payroll, and maintains the quarterly allocations and reports. Heidi has served our Foundation since 2013.