Board Members

Consisting of 32 active alumni and one current student representative, and spanning several decades of class years, members of the Law Alumni Association Board demonstrate professional excellence in the corporate, non-profit, private and public sectors. 

President

Eric B. Levasseur ’02
Partner, Hahn Loeser & Parks LLP

Vice President

Nicole Braden Lewis '01
Counsel, Tucker Ellis LLP

Secretary / Treasurer

Matthew O’Connell ’83
Partner, Sutter O’Connell

Past President

Position open for 2021-2022

Members

  • Matthew E. Albers ‘00; Partner, Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP
  • David B. Cupar ‘99; Member; Chair, Intellectual Property Department; Board of Directors, McDonald Hopkins
  • Kyle Cutts ’08; Associate, BakerHostetler
  • Rhonda Baker Debevec ’97; Attorney, Debevec Law Firm
  • Heather Doherty ‘11; Counsel, Picard Kentz & Rowe LLP
  • Molly Drake ’08; Senior Counsel, LyondellBasell
  • Ethan Dunn ’06; Lawyer, Maxwell Dunn, PLC
  • David Drechsler ’89; Member, McDonald Hopkins
  • Anne Lederman Flamm ‘95 ; Adjunct Faculty/Director, Health Law & Policy Research Lab 
  • Michael Gabrail ‘14; CEO, The Crossroads Group, LLC 
  • Kelly Grigsby '95; Partner, Williams, Moliterno & Scully Co., L.P.A.
  • Margaret "Maggie" J. Grover ‘83; Mediator, Investigator, Counselor, Workplace Solutions
  • Ed Kancler; ’64; Retired
  • Yao Liu ’14; Associate Attorney, Cavitch Familo & Durkin 
  • Bonnie McNee ’17; Attorney, Corporate Generalist, Vitamix Corporation
  • Thomas Mester ‘69; Retired Senior Partner, Nurenberg, Paris, Heller & McCarthy 
  • Hon. Ronald J. O’Leary ’97; Judge, Cleveland Municipal Court, Housing Division
  • James Pasch ‘10; Regional Director, Anti-Defamation League
  • John Schon ’22; 3L; Student Representative
  • David Shall ‘83; COO/General Counsel, Tornante Television LLC  
  • Jay Shapiro ’80; Partner, White and Williams LLP
  • Michele A. Smolin ’92; VP and General Counsel, Ranpak Corp.
  • Matthew Spaeder ’07; Counsel, PW Power Systems
  • Judith Steiner ’87; Executive VP & Chief Risk Officer, Banner Bank
  • Benjamin Stulberg ’07; Partner, Jones Day
  • Brooke Tyus ’18; Associate, Benesch Friedlander Coplan & Aronoff 
  • Alexander van Voorhees ’06; Assistant General Counsel, Bank of America Merrill Lynch
  • Richard Wortman ’87; Partner, Grunfeld Desideio Lebowitz
  • Veronica Xu LLM ’08; Chief Compliance Officer, Saber Healthcare Group
  • Diandra “Fu” Debrosse Zimmerman ’04; Partner, DiCello Levitt Gutzler LLC