Meet the Board Members

All UCP Board of Directors members can be reached at (216) 791-8363, ext. 1275 or

Executive Committee


Sean D. WengerSean D. Wenger, Chair

President, Manufacturing
Sean Wenger joined the UCP board in 2010 through an introduction from Business Volunteers Unlimited. Sean has taken an active role with the board and has served on the finance and governance committees. For the last few years, Sean has enjoyed participating in the Cleveland Triathlon as a member of “Team Niko”. Sean holds a MBA from Case Western Reserve University and lives on the West Side of Cleveland with his wife Katie and son Alec.


Ethan Hendrickx, Vice Chair

Area Vice President
Gallagher Benefit Services, Inc.
Ethan Hendrickx joined the UCP board in 2010 through an introduction from the board chair after completing the “role of the Board” session through Business Volunteers Unlimited. Ethan has taken an active role with the board and serves on the executive and development committees. For the last few years, Ethan has either been involved with the Cleveland Triathlon as a participant or volunteer. Professionally, Ethan has worked the last 10+ years in the employee benefit consulting field and is currently Area Vice President for Gallagher Benefit Services, Inc (a subsidiary of Arthur J. Gallagher – NYSE-AJG).


Jeffrey D. MinnickJeffrey D. Minnick, Treasurer

Director of Operational Accounting
Swagelok Corporation
Jeff Minnick joined the UCP board in 2008 after witnessing the exceptional service and care his daughter received at the agency.  Professionally, Jeff works for Swagelok Company in Solon Ohio.  At Swagelok, Jeff has held various management positions in Finance, Engineering, Operations and Supply Chain.  Jeff holds a Mechanical Engineering degree as well as an MBA from the University of Akron.  In his spare time Jeff can be seen training around his neighborhood in Broadview Heights for the triathlon!


Stacey Johnson

Stacey Johnson, Secretary

Vice President, Sr. Relationship Manager
Huntington National Bank





Jennifer Berlin

Tucker Ellis LLP

Matthew CoxMatthew R. Cox

Cox Consulting Group LLC


dave eatonDavid Eaton

Vice President Credit Officer
Fifth Third Bank


EllmanKevin Ellman

Vice President of US Operations
Oatey Company

Anita Evans

Compliance Officer
Alloy Bellows Precision Welding

Christopher G. Furey, MD

Associate Professor & Orthopaedic Director, Chief Surgeon
The Spine Institute of University Hospitals

Julie Jackson

Director of Rehabilitation Business Unit

Chip JosephCharles H. Joseph, III.

Executive Director
Y-Haven of the YMCA of Greater Cleveland

Marques Martin

Vice President, Senior Business Banking Relationship Manager
Key Bank

Robert W. MaysRobert W. Mays

Senior Director of Regenerative Medicine
Athersys, Inc.

Michael S. McMahonMichael S. McMahon

Managing Director, Mergers & Acquisitions
KeyBanc Capital Markets

Brian Padden

Vice President, Commercial Aerosols
The Sherwin Williams Company

Kevin J. Riley

Vice President
Weber Wood Medinger





Michael P. Shiplett

Senior Vice President, Ohio Commercial Banking
Citizens Bank


Gordon Short

Senior Manager
Thornhill Financial, Inc. CPAs





Stacey Headshot 2014Lee M. Stacey

President & CEO
McGowan Insurance







Art Thomson

Administrator, Digestive Disease Institute
Cleveland Clinic

Scott Tuchek

Financial Advisor
Edward Jones Investments

Joe WilliamsJoe Williams

Electrolock, Inc.