Our past and present leadership, made up of a board of trustees, advisory board and executive directors is comprised of dedicated individuals who care about helping youth reach their full potential. Their support has been essential to the longevity of the Shaker Heights Youth Center.

Board of Trustees

Donald Gries, President
Marlies Schweitzer-Schutte, Vice President
Pamela Gleisser, Treasurer
Mikki Wolfberg, Secretary

Gail Arnoff
Corinne Croom
Blair Harris
Reuben Harris Jr
Patrick Kilts
Ed Long
Tyrone McGuinea
Judy Pate-Shields
Ouimet Smith
Jordyn Torbert
Christine Williams

Executive Directors

Kay Susbauer 1972 -1973
Ed Carter 1973 -1977
Joseph Rock 1977 -1979
Joy Willmott 1979 -1983
Jack Angelotta 1984 -1986
JoAnn Green 1986 -1989
David Sugiuchi 1989 -1990
Laura Pokorny 1990 -1994
Debra Quarles 1995 -1996
John Lisy 1996 -Present

Advisory Board

John Addison
Peggy Bourguignon
Jan Devereaux
Sandra Holmes
Stuart Kline
Matthew Lehman
Nancy Moore
Robert O’Neal
Candace Sheffler
Bart Simon

Board of Trustees Presidents

1970 Anne Landefeld
1971 Maren Feil
1972 -1973 Glenn Gali
1974-1975 Sandra Goodman
1976 Sanford Cone
1977-1978 Elizabeth Walker
1979 Curtiss Isler
1980 Jim Knauf
1981 Nancy Deutschman
1982-1983 Dennis Block
1984-1985 Brett Bacon
1986-1987 Melvin Chavinson
1988-1990 Donald Scherzer
1991-1992 Thomas Rathbone
1993 Paul Levin
1994-1995 Stuart Kline
1996-1998 Kenneth Walsh
1999 Glenn Looman
2000 Jacquelyn Jefferson
2001 Ron Majka
2002-2004 Jennifer Gehrlein
2005-Present Donald Gries

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