DCDC Board of Directors

Jacqueline Gamblin, Board Chair (CEO, JYG Innovations)

Paul Benson, Ph. D., Board Vice-Chair (Provost, University of Dayton)

Debbie Blunden-Diggs, Chief Artistic Administrator & Producing Director

F. Erik Brooks, Ph.D. (Provost & Vice President for Academic Affairs, Central State University)

Clinton Brown (Owner, Alliance Engineering, LLC)

Roland Caldwell (Director of Transportation, Greater Dayton RTA)

Zillah Fluker, Ph.D. (Vice President, Division of Institutional Advancement, Central State University)

Sharon Davis Gratto, D.M.A. (Professor of Music, Graul Endowed Chair in Arts & Languages, University of Dayton)

Agnes George (Retired Software Designer, AT&T)

David Goltz (Retired CFO, CareSource)

Jeffery Hall (Principal, Frederick Douglass Elementary School)

Charlotte Harris, Ed.D. (Retired Dean, College of Education & Human Services, Wright State University)

Ro Nita Hawes-Saunders, D.F.A.; C.E.O.

Susan Hines, (Manager, Medical Staff Services, Grandview Medical Center)

Ronald Jackson, PhD. (Professor of Communication, University of Cincinnati)

Richard Lapedes, (Retired CEO, Lion Apparel)

Gary LeRoy, MD (Assoc. Dean for Student Affairs & Admissions, WSU Boonshoft School of Medicine)


Deirdre Logan, J.D. (Judge, Dayton Municipal Court)


Doug Lunne (President and Creative Director, Lunne Marketing Group)

Kevin L. McDonald (Senior Vice President, Trust Officer, KeyBank)

Steve Petitjean (Executive Director, Ohio Masonic Home Foundation)

Michael Powe (Managing Director & Credit Risk Executive, J.P. Morgan Chase)

Lisa Roberts-Rosser (Project Manager I, PNC Bank)

Karl Ulrich, Esq. (Shareholder, Sebaly Shillito Dyer)

Karen Wick-Gagnet (Owner, Coco's Bistro)