Board Of Directors


Lorraine began her career with the U. S. Government in 1972 as a GS-2 group clerk with the IRS. She was promoted to a criminal investigator position in 1976 and later transferred to the Department of Labor, Office of Labor Racketeering. Lorraine was involved in several high profile criminal investigations in the Youngstown and Cleveland areas and traveled overseas as a member of the protection detail for the U. S. Secretary of Labor. She retired from government service in December of 2004 and is now self employed. Lorraine resides in Sharon Center with husband Wayne who is a collector of WWII vehicles and memorabilia.  Their daughters Kate and Hannah are actively involved in the Wreaths for Western Reserve.


Marilyn J. Chase is Vice President of Marketing with Exterior Portfolio in Columbus, Ohio. She has spent thirty years both on the agency and client side, providing branding, marketing and communications strategy and counsel for Exterior Portfolio as well as other brands, including Liquid Wrench, Gunk, Henkel Professional Adhesives and Flood exterior wood stains. Marilyn serves on the Executive Committee and Board for University Settlement in Cleveland, Ohio and is an active volunteer with the American Cancer Society's DetermiNation program. She is an avid hiker, outdoor enthusiast and wildlife conservationist.


Jeff is a Certified Traffic Control Supervisor with A & A Safety, Inc. He oversees contracts involving the installation of work zones for the major Heavy Highway contractors in Northern Ohio as well as rentals and sales of traffic control equipment. He is a past president of the Ohio chapter of the American Traffic Safety Services Association and served on its national Education and Training committee. He is an industry member of the Ohio Department of Transportation pavement marking committee and an executive board member of the Ohio Contractors Association.  He enjoys cooking and entertaining with family and friends.


Mike and his wife Susan have been long time residents of Medina, Ohio. Both just recently retired from 30+ years in public education. Mike spent his entire career in the Medina City Schools where he was a teacher, Middle School Assistant Principal and completed the last five years as a House Principal at Medina High School. Mike earned his bachelor degree from Wilmington College (Ohio), and a Masters degree in School Administration from John Carroll University. Both he and Susan served on many building, district and community committees throughout their years in education and plan to continue their service to the community.