Chapter Leadership 


Applications are now closed for 2018 Board of Directors

Serving on the AFP Central Ohio chapter Board is a wonderful opportunity to expand your leadership skills, increase your visibility among the philanthropic community, network closely with some of central Ohio’s most respected fundraisers, and make new friends while “giving back” to the chapter and our profession.  



2017 Board of Directors


Carolyn Caldwell, GPC

Principal - Raising Awareness, Raising Funds

8400 Riverside Dr
Powell OH 43065-9501



Cathy Fynes

Senior Consultant - Benefactor Group

450 S Front St
Columbus OH 43215-5627



Carrie Burson, CFRE

Director of Advancement - Pontifical College Josephinum

7625 North High Street
Columbus, OH 43235



Erika Gable

President - Gable Consulting LLC

242 Thurman Ave
Columbus OH 43206


VP of Membership

Laura Baker

Director of Advancement - WOSU Public Media

2400 Olentangy River Road
Columbus, OH 43210


VP of Communications

Hilary Blakemore

Director of Development - Boys & Girls Club of Columbus

115 S. Gift Street
Columbus, OH 43215


VP of Education

Jefferey Redfield

Major Gift Officer II - American Red Cross - Central/Southeastern Ohio

995 E Broad Street
Columbus OH 43205-1339


Immediate Past President & Chair of the Committee on Directorship

Emily Campbell, CFRE

Director of Development - Columbus Academy

4300 Cherry Bottom Rd
Gahanna OH 43230-1799


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Collegiate Chapter Committee Chair

Stephanie Mizer

Recruitment Manager - The Ohio State University Foundation

1480 W Lane Avenue
Columbus, Ohio 43221-3919


Diversity and Inclusion Committee Chair

Kay WIlson

Executive Director - Leaderspark

1336 E. Main Street
Columbus OH 43205


AFP IHQ Education Courses Chair (Fundamentals of Fundraising, CFRE Review Course, Fundraising Effectiveness Project)

Chris Elliott

Executive Director - A Kid Again - Central Ohio

777-G Dearborn Park Lane
Columbus OH 43085


Be the Cause Committee Chair

Ken Flower

Director of Advancement and Community Relations - Bexley Public Library

2411 E. Main Street
Bexley, Ohio 43209


Job Bank Chair

Clinton Travis, JD

Director of Planned Giving - Nationwide Children's Hospital Foundation

525 E. Mound St, 4th Floor
Columbus OH 43215


Marketing/PR Committee Chair

Shiloh Todorov

Executive Director - German Village Society

588 S. 3rd St.
Meeting Haus
Columbus OH 43215


Membership Committee Chair

Kari Roll

Director of Development and Community Relations - Community for New Direction

2323 W Fifth Ave Ste 160
Columbus, OH 43204


Mentoring Committee Chair

Adrienne Selsor

Senior Fundraising Consultant - Mollard Consulting, LLC

8000 Walton Parkway, Suite 216
New Albany, Ohio 43054

614-484-1600 x102

Affinity Group Chair

Dana Mack

Associate Director for Corporate and Foundation Partnerships - The Ohio State University

364 W. Lane Ave., Suite B100
Columbus OH 43201


Monthly Education Program Committee Chair

Jessica Grisez, CFRE

Assoc. Dir. of Development, OSU College of Medicine - The Ohio State University

1651 King Ave
Columbus OH 43212


National Philanthropy Day Committee Chair

Stephanie Christie

Director of Development - CompDrug

547 E. 11th Avenue
Columbus OH 43211


National Philanthropy Day Committee Chair-Elect

Cody Vermillion

Development Manager - OhioHealth Foundation

180 East Broad Street, Floor 31
Columbus OH 43215


National Philanthropy Day Nominations Committee Chair

Mayme Norman

Director of Philanthropy, Annual Giving - Columbus Zoo and Aquarium

9990 Riverside Drive
Powell, Ohio 43065


Sponsorship Chair

Erich Hunker

Assistant Head of School - Columbus Academy

4300 Cherry Bottom Road
Gahanna, Ohio 43230


Resource Directory Chair

Elise Burgess

Director of Philanthropic Communications - The Ohio State University

2200 Olentangy River Rd
Columbus, OH 43210


Scholarship Committee Chair

Shelley Frank Backs

- Columbus Zoo and Aquarium

Public Policy Committee Chair

Evan Kleymeyer

Fundraiser - Ohio Bankers League

990 Pennsylvania Avenue
Columbus, Ohio 43201



2017 At-Large Board Members

At-Large Board Member

Suzie Childs

Retired -

2480 Dover Road
Columbus, Ohio 43209


At-Large Board Member

Scott Solomon

Director of Resource Development - Jewish Family Services

1070 College Avenue
Columbus, Ohio 43209

At-Large Board Member

Marilyn Frank

Executive Director - Creative Living

150 W. 10th Ave
Columbus OH 43201


At-Large Board Member

Donna Zuiderweg

SVP Community Engagement - Columbus Zoo & Aquarium

9990 Riverside Dr
Powell OH 43065


At-Large Board Member

Nicole Papa Odegaard

Director of Advancement - The Childhood League Center

674 Cleveland Ave
Columbus OH 43215

614-253-6933 x227

At-Large Board Member

Anne Will

Director, Estate and Gift Planning - American Cancer Society

5555 Frantz Road
Dublin OH 43017


At-Large Board Member

Chris Baker, CFRE

Executive Director - Ohio Farm Bureau Foundation

280 N High St 6th Floor
Columbus OH 43215





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Ex-Officio Board Member & Chapter Administrator

Dale Abrams

AFP Chapter Adminsitrator -

960 Bryden Road
Columbus, Ohio 43205


2017 Board Placement Chart

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