Name: Alexandra (Alex) Blazevich Member Since: Fall 2015 Current Committee/Position: Lead Committee Member Personal Headline/Words of Inspiration:”Everything happens for a reason” –Cliché I know, but I am a firm believer in this. About Me Company: Northwestern Mutual Position: Director of Campus Selection Professional background: Customer Experience Lead at Banana Republic, Women’s Merchandiser at Old Navy Hobbies: Volleyball, Reading, Exercising Family: Dad-Mike, Mom- Stephanie, 2 Younger Brothers-Michael and Christopher Volunteerism: United Way Lead Committee...
Name: Debbie Gossman
Member Since: 2006?? Not sure
Current Committee/Position: Member
Personal Headline: I try to live by the Golden Rule.
Company: Rehmann Robson LLC
Professional background: CPA all my life
Hobbies: Sailing, travel and reading
Family: Married for 32 years, 3 adult children
Volunteerism: Maumee Valley Habitat for Humanity Board Member, Treasurer of my church, Historic South Initiative Board Member
Who/what inspires you? Passionate people inspire me. I like to work with individuals that...
Name: Jen Bondy Member Since: 2013 – Part of origination group/founding members Current Committee/Position: Chair Personal Headline/Words of Inspiration: “You are what you do, not what you say you’ll do.” “Volunteers do not necessarily have the time; they have the heart.” About Me Company: Welltower Inc. Position: Human Capital Specialist, Total Rewards Professional background: Human Resources Hobbies: Camping, kayaking… any outdoor adventure, entertaining, crafts. Really anything social I can do to spend time with family and friends. Family: Husband, Ryan and the best...
Name: Joe Bajas Member Since: July 2015 Current Committee/Position: Lead Committee Chair; Executive Committee Tell us about yourself About Me Company: Toledo-Lucas County Port Authority Position: Manager, Finance & Special Projects Professional background: U.S. Navy (active duty as a Master-At-Arms); Port Authority as a Financing Programs Specialist upon undergrad completion; Manager of Finance & Special Projects since April 2014. Hobbies: Spending time with the family/friends, Buckeye football, golf, DIY home projects. Family: Wife (Erin) and Daughter (Madelyn -...
Name: Madison Huff Member Since: November 2015 Current Committee/Position: Lead and Serve Committees Personal Headline/Words of Inspiration: “I want every little girl who’s told she’s bossy to be told instead that she has leadership skills.”—Sheryl Sandberg and “When I talk to managers, I get the feeling that they are important. When I talk to leaders, I get the feeling that I am important.” Tell us about yourself About Me: I work in clinical talent acquisition at the corporate headquarters for HCR ManorCare. I am also currently working toward my Master’s Degree. I live in...
Name: Neema M. Bell
Member Since: 2014
Current Committee/Position: General Member
Words of Inspiration: “The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don’t have any.” Alice Walker
Company: Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP
Hobbies: Travel, Fitness, Fishing
Family: Single, one adult daughter and two granddaughters
Volunteerism: Board Chair of Mental Health Recovery Services Board for Lucas County; member WGTE Advisory Board; member Board of Trustees for University of Toledo Foundation; former...
Name: Meghan Soltis Member Since: The beginning :) 2014 Current Committee/Position: Connect Committee Member Personal Headline/Words of Inspiration (Quote, saying, words to live by): Radiate positivity! Tell us about yourself Company: ProMedica Position: Employee Engagement Coordinator Professional background: Graduated with my degree in Tourism, Leisure, and Event Planning from BGSU, accepted job with ProMedica pre-graduation, currently attending the Northwest Ohio Consortium for Public Health to receive my Masters in Public Health. Hobbies: Traveling, Exercising,...