May 16, 2012
Columbus Bar Foundation Presents New Officers and Awards at Annual Meeting
David Alexander will be installed as the new President of the Columbus Bar Foundation succeeding Heather Sowald at the next Foundation board meeting, June 13. Robert Meyer will be Vice President and Stephen Buchenroth, Secretary Treasurer. Newly elected to the board are John Chester, Jr., Sharon Davies and Ronald Linville. Trustees elected for another three-year term are James Arnold, Stephen Buchenroth, James Davidson, Thomas Hill and Robert Palmer.
The CBF/CBA Pro Bono Awards were presented at the CBF Annual Meeting on May 8. Congratulations go to James W. Boyd, Sr. and Lisa Eschleman (Pro Bono Service by an Individual), the Hon. John E. Hoffman, Jr. (Pro Bono Service by a Judge), and Michael Renner and Elbert Kram on behalf of the Legal Aid Society of Columbus Volunteer Resource Center (Pro Bono Service Project).
Other members of the 2012-13 Foundation board are Immediate Past President Fordham Huffman, Belinda Barnes, Michael Carpenter, Sharon Chappelear, Paul Giorgianni, Michael Gire, Judge Carrie Glaeden, Judge Stephen McIntosh, Magistrate Mark Petrucci, Judge Guy Reece, Stanley Ross, Gregory Travalio, Robert Weiler, Jay Yano, CBA Executive Director Jill Snitcher McQuain and CBF Foundation Marion Smithberger.