GCSCI Board Members

Connecting Columbus to the World

International Exchange

International exchange of business and government leadership.

Our Sister City

Relationships

Columbus values our sister cities as these relationships are an important gateway to expand our trade opportunities, our experiences and our world.

People to People

Development of people through art, culture, athletics and education.

Our Sister City

Relationships

Our partners understand the importance of people-to-people relationships and international connections that expand our understanding of the world and each other.

Promotion of Greater Columbus Region

Stimulating Central Ohio and Franklin County’s International success.

 

Our Sister City

Relationships

Barriers reduce and borders expand allowing impactful economic and cultural exchanges to flourish.

“Columbus Sister Cities International’s programs directly assist in reducing barriers and building strong relationships that lead to successful business development. By building these strong collaborations, Columbus is playing a major international role that is critical to growth in the 21st century.”

 

Andrew Ginther
Mayor of Columbus, Ohio
Honorary Chair, Greater Columbus Sister Cities International

Our Board of Directors

Roberta Winch

Board Chair
Columbus State Community College

Bonnie Quist

Immediate Past Chair

Deb Scherer

Vice-Chair
Columbus 2020

Anthony D. Weis

Treasurer
Vorys Sater Seymour & Pease

Gregory J. Lestini

Secretary
Bricker & Eckler

Bradley D. Bryant

Member 
Plante Moran

 

Jayne S. Byrnes

Member
Embrace Excellence LLC

Patrice Croci

Member
Columbus Crew SC

Paul Carringer

Member
Caring Marketing

Anthonio Fiore

Member
Kegler Brown Hill + Ritter

John Garner

Member
Hexion

Joe Gasbarro

Member
Prime Equipment Group, Inc.

Tyneisha Harden

Member
Affordable Housing Trust

Danielle Milam

Member
Franklin International

Sean Morrison

Member
KPMG

Amar Pandey

Member
Federation Of Indian Associations

Sharon Reisman

Member
Schneider Downs & Co., Inc.

Laura Tegethoff

Member
360Water and OM360

Cathleen Hare

Director Emeritus
Plante Moran

Karen Heiser

Director Emeritus
Nationwide Children’s Hospital

Vinita Mehra

Director Emeritus
Kegler Brown Hill + Ritter

Bonnie Milenthal

Director Emeritus
MD, LLC

David Whitaker

Director Emeritus
DVW Aviation Advisor, LLC

Our Global Partners