Currently the Neighborhood Housing Services of Greater Cleveland’s board is comprised of 16 directors that vary in complimenting skill sets from financial management, law and public policy, to development, lending and real estate among others. The NHS of Greater Cleveland board has continued to perform in an engaged, pro-active and fiscally responsible manner which is indicative of high performing boards which has allowed NHS of Greater Cleveland to continue to succeed on local, regional, statewide and national levels.  If you are interested in supporting our mission through serving on our board, please contact our Executive Director, Gretchen Bowman, at


Barbara Andelman, President
The Centers for Families and Children

Emma Petrie Barcelona, Vice President
Ulmer & Bern

David Eddy, Treasurer
PNC Bank


Melissa K. Burrows, Ph.D.
City of Cleveland

Catherine R. Donnelly
Moore Yourkvitch & Dibo

Marvin Hayes
Northeast Ohio Areawide Coordinating Agency (NOACA)

Jessica Korman
Cleveland Clinic

Michael Kurtz
Land Trust Homeowner/Client Representative

Emily Lundgard
Enterprise Community Partners

Tony Palmieri
First Federal of Lakewood

Mary Helen Petrus, M.A.
Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland

Cheri A. Smith
Huntington Bank

Linda Warren
Cleveland Neighborhood Progress