Staff

President's Office

Name Title Phone

Clem Hamilton

President and CEO

440.602.3800

Deborah Ryan

Executive Assistant

440.602.3801

Brian Parsons Director of Planning and Special Projects 440.602.3841

Development

Name Title Phone

Jim Pelowski

Interim Director

440.602.3830

Marianna Dostal Development Database Coordinator 440.602.3820
Anna Pavisich Administrative Assistant 440.602.8006
Alicia Soss Associate Director of Development & Director of Planned Giving 440.602.3848

 

Education and Public Programs

Name Title Phone

Paul Spector

Director  

440.602.3815

Cait Anastis Editor and Writer 440.602.3828

Matt Armand

Guest Relations Representative

440.946.4400, ext. 224

Shannon Bradick Private Event Coordinator 440.602.3835

Alison Calkins

Administrative Assistant

440.946.4400, ext. 227

Chad Clink Community Forester 440.602.3829
Maggie Day Guest Relations Specialist 440.946.4400, ext. 224

Julie Dougherty

Assistant Manager, Guest Relations

440.946.4400, ext. 140

Sharon Graper

Manager of Academic Services

440.602.3843

Kristie Hawley Guest Relations Manager 440.946.4400, ext. 226
Jackie Klisuric Art Director 440.602.8009
Vicki McDonald Marketing and Public Relations Specialist 440.602.8017
Nicole Monastero Event Specialist 440.946.4400, ext. 220
Eva Rodriguez Education Intern 440.946.4400, ext. 209

Susan Swisher

Librarian

440.946.4400, ext. 225

Rebecca Thompson

Growing Students In Science Program Coordinator

440.602.3852

Joy Totedo Administrative Assistant 440.602.3833
Mark Tryon Guest Relations Representative 440.946.4400, ext. 224
Christine Van Dusen DiFabio Guest Relations Representative 440.946.4400, ext. 224

Vonna Vecchio

Administrative Assistant

440.602.3833

Peg Weir

Manager of Special and Private Events

440.602.3854

Marian Williams

Manager of Information Services

440.602.3811

Facilities

Name Title Phone

Al Picciano

Manager

440.602.3818

Keith Bartolovich

Construction Technician

440.946.4400, ext. 248

John Cross

Maintenance Technician

440.946.4400, ext. 248

Ricky Wilson

Construction Technician

440.946.4400, ext. 248

Finance

Name Title Phone

Jim Ansberry

Director

440.602.3808

Michelle Miller

Manager of Accounting

440.602.3807

Horticulture and Conservation

Name Title Phone

Roger Gettig

Director 

440.602.3804

Rick Anielski

Horticulturist

440.946.4400, ext. 143

Rick Belding Horticulturist 440.602.3837
Tere Cole-Lang Lead Horticulturist 440.602.3826

Toby Davidson

Horticulturist

440.602.8016

Donna Fabiny

Administrative Assistant

440.602.3805

Jonathan Flickinger Plant Records Intern 440.946.4400, ext. 103
Dawn Gerlica Horticulturist 440.946.4400, ext 104

Lori Gogolin

Horticulturist

440.946.4400, ext. 112

Aaron Kash Horticulturist 440.946.4400, ext. 161
Chad Knisely Natural Areas Manager 440.602.8002

Ethan Johnson

Plant Records Curator

440.602.3803

Ann Rzepka-Budziak Horticulturist 440.946.4400, ext. 250
Craig Schrader Horticulturist 440.946.4400, ext. 160

Charles Tubesing

Plant Collections Curator

440.602.3840

Michael Watson Conservation Biologist 440.946.4400, ext. 132

Gary Weinheimer

Collections Supervisor

440.602.8018

Greg Wright

Nursery Supervisor

440.602.8000

Human Resources

Name Title Phone

Nancy Spelman

Director

440.602.3856

Robin Ott

Volunteer Coordinator

440.602.8003

Victoria Lindeman

HR Assistant

440.946.4400

Information Technologies

Name Title Phone

Mark McAdams

Manager

440.602.8015

Police

 

Name Title Phone
David Frank Police Chief 440.602.3846

Fred Buettner

Police Officer

440.946.4400, ext. 291

Kevin Goodman

Police Officer

440.946.4400, ext. 291

Tony Piotrowski

Police Officer

440.602.3853

Brian Schoch Police Officer 440.946.4400, ext. 291

 

Research

Name Title Phone

David Burke

Department Chair and Rhizosphere Biologist

440.602.3858

Charlotte Hewins

Research Specialist

440.602.3849

Stephen Krebs

Leach Research Station Director

440.602.3831

Sarah Kyker Postdoctoral Research Associate 440.946.4400, ext. 226
Sheryl Petersen Postdoctoral Research Associate 440.946.4400, ext. 265
Juliana Medeiros Plant Biologist 440.946.4400, ext. 290

Kurt Smemo

Soil Biogeochemist

440.602.8011

Jing Wang Field Station Specialist 440.428.3966