Board of Directors

With a focus on youth development, healthy living and social responsibility, Y volunteers give men, women and children of all ages and from all walks of life the resources and support they need to be healthy, confident, connected and secure.

Lake County YMCA
Board of Directors



Lynn Roman, President

Retired / Consultant

Jonathan Wilterdink, Vice President
Associate, Thrivent Financial


Lynne Ernes, Vice President

Retired Executive, DeNora Tech


Anthony Ameo, Recording Secretary


Eckart America


Kenneth E. Mears, Treasurer
Financial Advisor,
Retirement Wellness Wealth Advisors


Board Members

Robert Buckman
Buckman Insurance Agencies

Judy Martinson
Community Volunteer
Michelle Copley
Financial Analyst Leader 
Parker Hannifin
Frank McGorty
Retired CEO,
De Nora Tech

Richard Fraser
Fraser Video Productions

Sanjay Parker
Knowtion, Inc

Andrew Gardner
Attorney at Law

Julie Ramos
Director of Strategic Innovation,
Wickliffe School District
Amber Torres Gonzalez
Family Resource Center Progream Director,
Painesville City Local Schools

William Springer
Perfection Corporation

Ruta Greiner
Design Principal,
SEEK Collaborative Design

Kathleen Sterio
Chief Marketing Officer,
GE Lighting

Richard Grier
Senior Project Manager,

Jeff Malish
President & CEO,
Malish Corporation
Vera Hupertz, MD
Medical Director of Pediatric Hepatology and Transplantation,
Cleveland Clinic

John Vosicky
Director-Global Health, Safety and Medical,

Sherwin Williams Company

Mitch Kallay
Director, Corporate Accounts
Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals
Gerald R. Walker
Attorney at Law,
Gerald R. Walker Law Office

Wally Malin
Community Volunteer

Gregory West

Senior Vice President,
Hanna Commercial Real Estate


Local Y Representatives
Board Chair Board Vice-Chair Location
Josh Engelhart
Painesville City Schools

Lisa Habowski
Community Volunteer

Steve Mrozek
Financial Advisor,
Edward Jones Financial Services

Kenneth E. Mears, 
Financial Advisor, 
Retirement Wellness Wealth Advisors

East End/Outdoor Y

Dale Osborn
Senior Pastor,
Abundant Life Community Church

Chuck Mendenhall

West End