Board Members

GCFC is built on a foundation of enthusiastic board members who are committed to growing Cleveland’s economy by building a sustainable, local film industry. The Film Commission’s vision is strengthened by the support of these local leaders.

Robert F. Falls, Chair, Board of Directors
President & CEO
Falls Communications

Tracy Anderson
Special Assistant to the Mayor
City of Cleveland

Tim Birch
Vice President of Retail Sales, Sponsorship & Technology

Shannon Blackwell
President and Chief Operating Officer
Zeisler Morgan Properties, Ltd

Robert Bryan
Executive Director, TV & Video Services
Cuyahoga Community College

Brent M. Buckley*
Managing Partner
Buckley King LPA

Richard Clark
Executive Vice President, Trustee & Secretary
John P. Murphy Foundation

Jennifer Deutsch
Park Place Technologies

Anthony “TJ” DiSanto
Vice President
The Ancora Group

James Donchess
Associate General Counsel
The Sherwin-Williams Company

Steve Feldman
Managing Partner
Ox Capital Partners

Terrence P. Fergus
FSM Capital Management, LLC

David Gilbert
Destination Cleveland & Greater Cleveland Sports Commission

Vipin Gupta
Chief Information Officer

Sara Laskey, MD
Chief Experience Officer

Sarah Melamed
SK Melamed, LLC

Heath Monesmith
Executive Vice President & General Counsel
Eaton Corporation

Kristen Morris
Chief Government and Community Relations Officer
The Cleveland Clinic

Lisa Mullin Federico

Matt Reville
Chief Operating Officer
Consolidated Solutions

Dennis Roche*
Dennis Roche & Associates

Thomas Warren

Sheila Wright
Vice President
The Good Community Foundation

Annette Zappala
Director, Regional Sales
United Airlines

Marcie Goodman, ex officio
Executive Director
Cleveland International Film Festival

Tricia Tomko, ex officio, Treasurer, Board of Directors
Director of Finance
Falls Communications

* denotes Board Officer