Meet the Board Members

All UCP Board of Directors members can be reached at (216) 791-8363, ext. 1227 or

Board Officers

Bryan H. Falk, Chair


Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP

Bryan is the managing partner of the Vorys Cleveland office and is a member of the law firm’s management committee. In his day-to-day legal work, Bryan helps northeast Ohio-based businesses with their corporate, finance and real estate needs. He is the defacto outside general counsel for several privately held, middle market companies headquartered in northeast Ohio and has broad and deep business counseling experience and a reputation as an effective legal project manager and problem solver. Bryan represents businesses on organization, capitalization, mergers and acquisitions, succession planning and general corporate and governance matters. His practice also includes representing both public and private companies in the structuring, financing, acquisition, development, construction, and disposition of commercial real estate projects, from global corporate headquarters and R&D facilities, to 1 million+ square foot distribution facilities to mixed-use retail, office and residential developments. Bryan represents many national and regional banks in connection with a wide range of secured and unsecured transactions, including syndicated and single bank asset-based facilities, commercial loans, subordinated debt financings and all types of commercial real estate loans, including tax credit and opportunity zone structures. Bryan has served on the UCP Board of Directors since 2016 with leadership roles on the governance, strategic alliances and executive committees. He is an active member of the Association for Corporate Growth, the Commercial Finance Association, the International Council of Shopping Centers, the National Association of Industrial and Office Properties, the American Bar Association, the Ohio State Bar Association and the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association. Bryan received his J.D. cum laude from the Case Western Reserve University School of Law and his B.A. from Miami University.

Christopher Rininger, Vice Chair

Chief Financial Officer

Cleveland Construction

Nathan Hui, Secretary

Senior Vice President, Medicare Advantage

Medical Mutual

Mike O’Brien, Treasurer


Julie Jackson, At Large

Senior Director of Marketing

STERIS Endoscopy

David Pamer, At Large


Ron Barber, Emeritus


RG Barber Consultants, CPA's

Karl S. Beus

Partner and Co-Chair, Corporate and Finance


Michael Coyne

VP Commercial Lending

First National Bank

Jacqueline L. Dalton,

Assistant Vice President – Compliance

Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland

Christine Foley

Administrative Director for Buildings + Design

Cleveland Clinic

Christopher G. Furey, MD

Associate Professor & Orthopaedic Director, Chief Surgeon

The Spine Institute of University Hospitals

Charles Harris


ScaleCo Private Equity

Tinisyha Holmes

Registered Nurse

Cleveland Clinic

Tom Jenkins

Director, Global Services

Hyland Software, Inc.

Angela Jiang

Director, Cyber, Risk and Reg


Wakita Johnson

Chief Operating Officer, Ohio Medicaid (Regional Vice President)

Humana Healthy Horizons in Ohio

Charles H. Joseph, III.

Parent of UCP Client/Retired

Stuart J. Kleiner


Joe Kwasny

Managing Director / SVP

Huntington Bank

John Manning


Soar High Together

James Marra

Director of Business Development

Blue Point Capital Partners

Michael S. McMahon, Emeritus

Managing Director, Mergers & Acquisitions

KeyBanc Capital Markets

Tim Meaney

Managing Director

Opportunity Capital LLC

Michael Obi


Spectrum Global Solutions

Pat Rios

Executive Director, Buildings + Design

Cleveland Clinic

Raquel Seigler

Senior Business Manager


Ryan Sowers

Commercial Client Executive


Becky Truelson


Ernst & Young LLP