Board

The following Human Resource professionals comprise the HR Leadership Group's Board of Directors.

President
Sue Ann Naso
Sue Ann Naso
Staffing Solutions Enterprises
5915 Landerbrook Dr.
Mayfield Hts., OH 44124
P: (440) 926-1520
B: (440) 926-1520
Sue Ann Naso

Sue Ann Naso

Sue Ann Naso's bio is unavailable.
Vice President Elect
Sally Breyley Parker
Sally Breyley Parker
TimeZero Enterprises
20750 West Byron Road
Shaker Heights, OH 44122
P: (216) 751-4966
B: (216) 751-4966
Sally Breyley Parker

Sally Breyley Parker

As a co-founder of TimeZero, Sally works with organizations to release the power of their potential. In so doing, she helps individuals and teams co-design and develop themselves and their organizations as adaptive living systems always evolving for optimal health and performance. Adaptive living systems release the potential for a flourishing world.

Program Chair
Diane Bober
Diane Bober
Gallagher
1111 Superior Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44114
P: (440) 442-6906
Diane Bober

Diane Bober

Diane Bober's bio is unavailable.
Membership Chair
Mark Little
Mark Little
JBK Associates
607 East Palisade Avenue
Englewood Cliffs, NJ 07632
P: (216) 235-8644
B: (216) 235-8644
Mark Little

Mark Little

Mark Little's bio is unavailable.
Treasurer
Jim Smith
Jim Smith
The Executive Happiness Coach
9490 W 130th St
Cleveland, OH 44136
P: (440) 785-0716
B: (440) 785-0716
Jim Smith

Jim Smith

Jim Smith's bio is unavailable.
Secretary
Kristin Tull, Ph.D.
Kristin Tull, Ph.D.
PRADCO
178 E. Washington St.
Chagrin Falls, OH 44022
P: (440) 337-4647
B: (440) 337-4647
Kristin Tull, Ph.D.

Kristin Tull, Ph.D.

 

 

Marketing Chair
Patti Flauto
Patti Flauto
Talignite, LLC
12040 Waywood Dr
Twinsburg, OH 44087
P: (216) 374-6787
B: (216) 374-6787
Patti Flauto

Patti Flauto

Patti Flauto's bio is unavailable.
At-Large Member (Academic Advisory)
Marty Guastella, SPHR, SHRM-SCP
Marty Guastella, SPHR, SHRM-SCP
Oswald Companies
Oswald Centre, 1100 Superior Avenue East
Cleveland, OH 44114
P: (330) 554-6592
B: (216) 452-5942
Marty Guastella, SPHR, SHRM-SCP

Marty Guastella, SPHR, SHRM-SCP

Mr. Guastella currently serves as Vice President Human Resources for Oswald Companies, Cleveland’s largest business-to-business insurance brokerage and the 50th largest firm of its type in the U.S. Marty joined Oswald in July 2012 as the company’s new strategic Human Resource leader. In 2015, he received the ERC / Cleveland SHRM HR Award for "Business Leadership."  In 2014, he was recognized as a "Finalist in Innovation" by Crain’s Cleveland Business magazine Archer Awards celebrating excellence in Human Resources. Prior to joining Oswald, Marty served as Vice President Human Resources for twelve years with King’s Medical Group, a regional market leader in medical diagnostic imaging services. In that capacity, he also oversaw the activities of the Risk Management, Business Development and Information Technology departments. Prior to joining King’s, he was Managing Partner of a leading, Cleveland-based Human Resource Consulting Practice for eleven years, and Vice President of Executive Recruitment with a recognized Executive Search Firm for eight years where he served the varied Human Resource needs of many privately and publicly held companies. Mr. Guastella received an MBA in Human Resource Management & Labor Relations and a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Finance from Cleveland State University, graduating with honors. He also holds the designations of Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) as recognized by the Human Resource Certification Institute, and the Society for Human Resource Management Senior Certifed Professional (SHRM-SCP).

Business Development
Larry Miller
Larry Miller
Cuyahoga County Public Library
12009 Derby Court
Strongsville, OH 44149
P: (440) 391-9728
Larry Miller

Larry Miller

Larry serves as Senior Vice President and Practice Lead of Executive Search for Ratliff & Taylor, Northeast Ohio's, largest Talent Management services firm. Larry is a business-oriented, global HR and talent executive with extensive experience in strategy, international HR, change management, leadership, growing people and developing teams. He has served as the #1 or #2 HR Executive for five leading global companies based in Northeast Ohio (40,000+ employees combined), including 13 years at Lubrizol, Northeast Ohio’s Best Place to Work (2016). Larry's global HR experience includes working several years in Europe plus extensive projects (including start-ups, acquisitions of companies employing 6,000 people in total, and ERP implementations) in Europe, Brazil, Mexico, Asia-Pacific, Canada, and Australia. Larry is also an active member of the Northeast Ohio community, serving as a Board Member or volunteer for several social service, education, religious and cultural organizations. He was the founding President of Global Cleveland, a non-profit organization that seeks to attract talent to Northeast Ohio from other regions and countries.

Advisory Committee Chair
Janine Valvoda, SPHR, SHRM-SCP
Janine Valvoda, SPHR, SHRM-SCP
ALL Crane Family of Companies
8881 Edgewood Drive
North Royalton, OH 44133
P: (440) 476-6754
B: (440) 476-6754
Janine Valvoda, SPHR, SHRM-SCP

Janine Valvoda, SPHR, SHRM-SCP

Janine Valvoda, SPHR, SHRM-SCP's bio is unavailable.
Advisory Committee
Amy Shannon
Amy Shannon
Pinnacle Leadership Solutions
22515 Northwood Trail
Strongsville, OH 44149
P: (440) 520-3031
B: (440) 520-3031
Amy Shannon

Amy Shannon

Amy Shannon's bio is unavailable.
Founding President
Dennis Lekan, Ed.D.
Dennis Lekan, Ed.D.
Corporate Leadership Associates LLC
22021 Brookpark Road
Fairview Park, OH 44126
P: (440) 779-6181
B: (440) 779-6181
Dennis Lekan, Ed.D.

Dennis Lekan, Ed.D.

Dennis Lekan, Ed.D.'s bio is unavailable.
Chapter Administrator
Pam Smith
Pam Smith
HR Leadership Group of Northeast Ohio
PO Box 32172
Cleveland, OH 44132
P: (216) 533-3661
B: (216) 533-3661
Pam Smith

Pam Smith

Pam Smith's bio is unavailable.