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rod cook

Rod Cook, Community Chapter Executive

Rod Cook was born in Japan and immigrated with his family to the United States at 16 months of age. He is a graduate of Circleville High School and Miami University in Oxford, Ohio.

Rod has worked in non-profit organizations for more than 27 years. His experience includes positions with the United Way, Goodwill Industries, and AmeriCorps. Rod also worked in the United States Peace Corps in Guatemala, spending more than seven years of service in Central America.

Rod is fully bi-lingual in Spanish. He and his wife Sandra live in Granville, and they have a grown daughter, Jennifer.

Board of Directors

  • Board Chair: Roland Lundy
  • Vice Chair: Susan Lanigan
  • Secretary: Tim Warnock
  • Executive Chair: Roland Lundy
  • Governance Chair: Peter Rousos
  • Nickolas Andersen
  • Anthony Bielawski
  • Barbara Bovender
  • Greg Burns
  • Harold Carpenter
  • Julian Collier
  • Joe Crace
  • Father Fred Dettwiller
  • Veronica Floyd
  • Leisa M. Gill
  • Robert Gordon
  • Christi Griffin
  • David Griswold
  • Tony Grubbs
  • Mark Gunning
  • Dr. Jeffrey S. Guy, MD, MSC, MMHC
  • Charles Hannon
  • Terry Hardesty
  • Cynthia Howard
  • Laura Hutfless
  • Kari Johnson
  • Kelvin Jones
  • Bill Krueger
  • Susan Lanigan
  • Tal Lefler
  • Roland Lundy
  • Samuel Lynch
  • Michael Lynd
  • Dan Mohnke
  • Laura Morris
  • William Penny
  • Craig Philip
  • Ramiro Pineda
  • Ted Pins
  • Tom Rodgers
  • Peter Rousos
  • Barbara Schaetz
  • Greg Sparks
  • Chris Taylor
  • Christi Turner
  • Joseph Walker
  • Tim Warnock
  • Colleen Welch
  • Spencer Wiggins
  • Betsy Wills
  • Gary Wilson