Board of Directors

One thing that sets apart Western Reserve Community Development Corporation is the capacity of its board. The Board of Directors consists of nine individuals who work in their respective fields while being actively involved in this and other organizations within the community.  The Executive Committee of the Board has expertise in the fields of residential and commercial construction, landscape design accounting and non-profit management.

Bill Martin – Board President

Jeff Hyrne – Vice Chairman

The present Chairman of the Board is Jeff Hyrne, who is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Lake County NurseryServing Lake, Geauga & Eastern Cuyahoga Counties. For over 60 years, through long lasting relationships, Lake County Nursery has been providing quality plant material along with top notch service to garden centers, landscapers, landscape contractors, rewholesalers and municipalities across the Midwest and east coast of the United States.

Maureen Conway – Secretary

Maureen Conway has been a dedicated volunteer serving Western Reserve Community Development Corporation for two years prior to formally joining the Board of Directors in January 2012.Maureen has made numerous presentations to local churches, senior centers, food pantries and other organizations on behalf of the organization.  When not working in her family-owned business, Conway Land Title, she volunteersin the community for groups like Western Reserve CDC, Painesville City Local Schools and the Northeast Ohio Convoy of Hope. Maureen is a Member of the Western Reserve Junior Service League and has a Bachelor’s and Master’s Degree of Science, in Spanish and Linguistics,respectively, from Georgetown University in Washington, D.C.  She has been a resident of Lake County since 1986.

Charles Stennis– Treasurer

The Treasurer of the Board is Charles Stennis. Charles is an Inventory Control Supervisor with the Northeast Ohio Regional Sewer District and District Commander for the American Legion of Ohio.  He has a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from Cleveland State University with a concentration in Accounting.

Dave Gilmer

Reverend Gerald Mirbel

Lillie Mae Wilson