Board of Directors

2017-2018 Members of the Board of Directors of Pones Inc.

Key Beck
Community Advocate/Consultant
Over-the-Rhine Community Council Board of Trustee
Safe and Supported Moving the Margins Trainer
Board Member since January 2017

Cate Becker
Curator / Director of Operations – BLDG
Promotions Committee Co-Chair – Renaissance Covington
Academic Affairs Advisory Committee – Art Academy of Cincinnati
Board member since January 2016

Darnell Pierre Benjamin
AEA Actor, Teacher, and Dancer
Company Associate Artist – Cincinnati Shakespeare Company
Board member since September 2016

Maliyah Gramata-Jones
Ambassador – The Young Americans
Board member since 2017

Alexandra Harcha-Montes
Creative Director – Sugarbot Design
Board member since September 2016

Daryl Harris
Associate Professor of Theatre – Northern Kentucky University School of the Arts Fulbright Specialist
Board member since September 2016

Kenneth Jordan
Labor Management Relations Examiner (retired) – National Labor Relations Board Trustee – Clifton Heights/University Heights/Fairview Neighborhood Association (CUFNA); Citizen On Patrol (C.O.P.) volunteer; volunteer (CUF and W. McMicken groups); Various ad hoc committees of the Phi Kappa Tau fraternity
Board member since March 2013

Daniel Marhelko
Student-College Conservatory of Music
Board Member since September 2017

Whitney Maxson
Attorney At Law – Katz,Teller, Brant & Hild, LPA
Board member since February 2012

Joshua Neumeyer
Business Officer – NKU Haile/US Bank College of Business Freelance Stage Manager
Board member since January 2008

Nick Paddock
Admissions Counselor – University of Cincinnati
Board member since October 2016

Thomas Popa, M.D.
Internist – The Christ Hospital (retired)
Board member since January 2008

Michael Rozow
Educator – Cincinnati Public Schools
Board member since February 2016

Margy Waller
Senior Fellow – Topos Partnership
Serendipity Director – Art on the Streets Cincinnati 219 Magnolia St
Board member since February 2012

Kimberly Popa, ex officio (Executive Director)
Dance Instructor – Art Academy of Cincinnati, School for Creative and Performing Arts,
Springer School and Center, and Carnegie Center for Visual & Performing Arts
OhioDance Board
Volunteer – Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Cincinnati
kim@ponesinc.com
Board member since January 2008