Who We Are · Foundation Directors

The Library Foundation is led by a group of dedicated volunteers who share a love for the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County and those it serves.  Click on the links below for comments from our Directors on why they value the Library.

Foundation Directors

Scott Richards, Chairman
Finance Manager, Procter & Gamble

Laura Randall, Vice Chairman
Marketing Consultant

Thomas D. Sundermann, Treasurer
Retired, Financial Advisor, Wells Fargo

James Brun, Esq., Secretary
Partner, Keating, Muething and Klekamp

Jeanette Altenau
Director of Community Relations, TriHealth

JB Buse, Jr.
Chairman & CEO, Loth Inc.

Victoria Chester
CFO, Pure Romance, LLC

Susan D. Cranley
Retired, Cincinnati School Board

Matt Davis
President of DSD Advisors

Missy Hendon Deters
Executive Director, Boys Hope Girls Hope of Cincinnati

Kimber L. Fender
Retired, Director, The Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County

John Lomax
News Anchor, Local 12 WKRC –TV

Dan McKenna
President, F&M Mafco, Inc.

Laura Mitchell
Superintendent, Cincinnati Public Schools

Diane Cunningham Redden
Head of CBRN & Uniform Sales, the LION Group Inc.

Kate Rippe
Founder, Rippe Financial Group

Casey Ruschman
Community Giving Manager, Scripps Howard Foundation

Peter J. Stern M.D.
Hand Surgeon, University of Cincinnati

Noah Stern, Esq.
Partner, Dinsmore & Shohl, LLP



Paula Brehm-Heeger,  Eva Jane Romaine Coombe Director, Public Library of Cincinnati & Hamilton County

Emeritus Member

Thomas E. Huenefeld