Cintrifuse Leadership


Our Team
Our Board Members

Our Team

Board Members

Blackshaw, Pete

CEO, Cintrifuse

Boehmker, Nikki

Controller & Fund Compliance Officer, Cintrifuse

Carota, Rachel

Accounting Manager, Cintrifuse

Coffey, Maurice

Executive in Residence, Procter & Gamble

Fleming, Doug

CFO, Procter & Gamble, Executive in Residence

Garcia, Evan

Startup Program Manager, Cintrifuse

García, Santiago

Principal, Syndicate Fund

Hursh-Wogenstahl, Kate

Marketing & Communications Manager

Hutchings, Taffi

Executive Assistant & Office Administrator, Cintrifuse

Jackson, Sydnee

Community Experience Coordinator, Cintrifuse

Kropp, J.B.

Managing Director, Syndicate Fund

Middleton, Erica

Startup Services Coordinator, Cintrifuse

O’Dell, Emma

Marketing & Events Coordinator, Cintrifuse

Sattar, Abby

Director of Union Hall Operations & Experience, Cintrifuse

Smith, Alisa

Director of Venture Services

Sowder, Nate

Executive in Residence, Fifth Third Bank

Stieger, John


Wood, Mark

Director of Startup Services, Cintrifuse

Zaring, Donna

Director of External Relations and Development, Cintrifuse

Baumgardner, Eric

Vice President, Mergers, Acquisitions & Strategic VC, Western & Southern Financial Group

Cannady, David

Chief Strategy Officer, Bon Secours Mercy Health

Crawford, Greg

President, Miami University

Fahner, Mark

VP Corporate Business Development, Altafiber

Gavigan, John

Executive Vice President & COO, First Financial Bank

Hays, Ryan

Executive Vice President & Chief Innovation and Strategy Officer, University of Cincinnati

Hodgett, Brian

Director, State Government and Community Relations, Procter and Gamble

Hogue, Stephanie

President & CFO, Mobile Infrastructure

Jenkins, Stephanie

Vice President, Strategic Partnerships, Technology & Digital, Kroger

Jenny, Paul

Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center

Kalutkiewicz, Robert

VP, Strategy, New Business & Corporate Development, E.W. Scripps

Kamil, Tarek

Founder and President, Cerkl

Kean, Ryan

Chief Information Officer, Total Quality Logistics

Lindgren, Gary

President, Cincinnati Business Committee

Longo, Patrick

President & CEO, Alloy Development Co., Inc.

McGraw, Candace

CEO, Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport

Michelman, Andrew

Executive VP, Corporate Development and Sustainability, Michelman

Mullaney, Lisa

Corporate Segment CFO, FIS

Persaud, Guy

President, New Business, GLOBAL, Procter & Gamble

Pureval, Aftab

Mayor, City of Cincinnati

Quinley, Heather

Managing Director, ESG & Sustainability, Duke Energy

Robertson, Scott

Chairman, RCF Group

Robinson, Rod

Senior Vice President, Insight Sourcing Group

Schigel, Tim

Managing Partner, Refinery Ventures

Stevens, Melissa

Executive Vice President, Chief Digital Officer, Fifth Third Bank

Vaughan, Jeremy

Cincinnati Office Managing Partner/Global Account Leader, EY

Vora, Anu

Managing Director, Candid Ventures & CEO, PayTile

Weber, Warren

Regional President, Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky, PNC Bank

Williams, Tom

President and CEO, North American Properties

Zelkind, Mike

Co-Founder and CEO, 80 Acres Farms

Zimmerman, James

Partner In Charge, Cincinnati Taft