The Board of Directors meets six times annually to carry out the purpose and mission of Children, Inc. They determine and periodically review Board policies which guide the work of the corporation. The Board reviews and authorizes the Children, Inc. annual budget. They participate in the development of and monitor the progress of the annual strategic plan which addresses the needs of the children and families it serves. The Board employs the Chief Executive Officer and conducts an annual performance evaluation. The Board selects and trains additional Board members as needed.


Mark Cosimi, President Ethicon-Endo-Surgery, Inc.

Kate Smith, Vice President Wood, Herron and Evans LLP

Steve Horn, Treasurer, Prosperity Financial Group

Monica McGloin, OP, Secretary, Dominican Sisters of Hope


Peggy Bogadi, Retired

Amy Cheney, Crayons to Computers

Jim Cutter, Cutter Construction

Jeremy Deters, DFW Law Firm

Brandon DeVault, BB&T

Mary C. Henkel, Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP

Charlie Horning, Charles D. Horning, D.D.S.

Gita Huntington, Hydro Systems Company

Mark Jasper, Erigo Employer Solutions

Amy Razor, Northern Kentucky Cooperative for Educational Services

Shawntay Mallory Rucker, The David J Joseph Company

Josh Ruth, Huntington Bank

Dr. Bob Shapiro, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital

Mark Silbersack, Dinsmore & Shohl LLP

Tyran Stallings, Goal Getters Consulting, LLC

Gary Strassel, Carlisle Enterprises, Inc.

Mike Stubblefield, Prudential

Drew Tilow, City of Cincinnati

Bernard Young   


Marcia S. Sherman, Retired

Lori Zombek Boone County Fiscal Court