Committees and Task Forces

At Greater Cincinnati Foundation, our Governing Board members and other community volunteers contribute their time and expertise on a variety of standing committees and task forces.

Community Strategies Committee

Oversees all responsive grantmaking:

Ann Schwister, Chair
Robyn Chatman
Vada Hill
Steve Jemison
Uma Kotagal
Ernest McAdams
Digi Schueler
Sallie Westheimer
Quinten Harris
Camille Jones
Wijdan Jreisat
Monica Mitchell
Barbara Schaefer
Kent Wellington
George Vincent, Ex officio

Executive Committee

Provides guidance on an as-needed basis for opportunities that may not pertain specifically to an individual committee’s work, but encompass multiple areas of the Foundation’s work.

George Vincent, Chair
Delores Hargrove-Young
Steve Jemison
Mike Keating
Ann Schwister
Ellen van der Horst

Finance and Audit Committee

Recommends financial policies and budgets to the Governing Board and monitors financial operations. Oversees all aspects of the external audit including selection of auditors and review of their performance, audit planning and negotiation of fees.

John Domaschko, Chair
Mike Keating
Ann Schwister
Paul Chellgren
Tom Croft
Dan Geeding
Art Roberts
George Vincent, Ex officio

Governance Committee

Advises the Board as a whole on corporate governance matters and nominates Governing Board appointees.

Steve Jemison, Chair
Delores Hargrove-Young
Tim Maloney
Ellen van der Horst
Sallie Westheimer
Ron Christian, Legal Counsel
George Vincent, Ex officio

Impact Investment Committee

Provides strategic guidance to the Foundation’s Impact Investments effort; review and decide on proposed impact investments.

Mike Keating, Chair
Tim Maloney
Ernest McAdams
Ann Schwister
Ellen van der Horst
Michael Collette
Alma Helpling
Greg Olson
Wym Portman
Simón Sotelo
George Vincent, Ex officio

Investments Committee

Recommends investment policies to the Governing Board and monitors investment performance.

David Osborn, Chair
Mike Keating
Tom Croft
Tim Giglio
Howard Kaplan
Nicole Redus
J. David Rosenberg
Charles Seal
Jim Silver
George Vincent, Ex officio

Development Committee

Develops marketing strategies and promotes the Foundation to the community.

Ellen van der Horst, Chair
John Domaschko
David Osborn
Maribeth Rahe
Digi Schueler
Howard Kaplan
Herb Robinson
Dianne Rosenberg
George Vincent, Ex officio

Employment Opportunities

Greater Cincinnati Foundation is committed to attracting and retaining the best talent. To do so, we provide an excellent working environment for all our employees. We pride ourselves on creating an enjoyable work environment. We value our employees and show appreciation for their hard work in many ways. Greater Cincinnati Foundation is an Equal Opportunity Employer.