About COSI

Board of Trustees

The volunteer Board of Trustees has provided dedicated leadership and support, enabling COSI to serve more than 25 million people since opening in 1964. The Board is ultimately responsible for upholding the regional and national reputation of COSI within the community that we serve.

Pablo A. Vegas

Pablo A. Vegas
Chair

President and Chief Operating Officer

AEP Ohio
Mark R. Thresher

Mark R. Thresher
Chair Emeritus

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

Nationwide
Bernie Ostrowski

Bernie Ostrowski
Treasurer

Partner

Plante & Moran
Leah Pappas Porner

Leah Pappas Porner
Secretary

Partner

Calfee, Halter & Griswold LLP
Michelle Adams

Michelle Adams
Trustee

President

Prism Marketing Communications
Jeff Garascia

Jeff Garascia
Trustee

Vice-President, Products, Growth, and Strategy

IMI Cornelius
Mike Louge

Mike Louge
Trustee

Executive Vice President & CFO

OhioHealth Corporation
Tammy Roberts Myers

Tammy Roberts Myers
Trustee

Vice President

Limited Brands Inc.
Caroline C. Whitacre, Ph.D.

Caroline C. Whitacre, Ph.D.
Trustee

Vice President for Research

The Ohio State University
Ron Lovell

Ron Lovell
Trustee

Vice President

IBM Client Center for Analytics
Paul Heller

Paul Heller
Trustee

Senior Executive Vice President Chief Technology & Operations Officer

Huntington National Bank
Christopher J. Lambrix

Christopher J. Lambrix
Trustee

Senior Vice President, Retail Business Development

Bob Evans Farms Inc.
Aimee Kennedy

Aimee Kennedy
Trustee

Vice President Education, STEM Learning and Philanthropy

Battelle