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Welcome to the Northeast Ohio Chapter serving Cleveland, Akron & beyond

CCFA Northeast Ohio Office
4700 Rockside Road, Suite 425
Independence, Ohio 44131
Phone: 216.524.7700

Fax: 216.524.7701
Email: neohio@ccfa.org

Catie Dargue
Chapter Executive Director
216.524.7700 Ext. 4

Liz Gage
Walk Manager
216.524.7700 Ext. 3

Jennifer Brindle
Regional Education and Support Manager
216.524.7700 Ext. 1

Becky Johnson Rescola
Senior Director Education and Camp
216.524.7700 Ext. 5

Renee Schilling
Administrative Coordinator
216.524.7700 Ext. 2

Rebecca Dios
216.524.7700 Ext. 6


Board of Trustees



Dan Waldeck

First Merit Bank



Liz Cross

 WBC Group/Meyer Distributing



Medical Advisor

Sharon Stein, MD,

University Hospitals




Justin Brazie

Sherwin Williams

Amy Btiebet

Open Doors Academy

Debbie Isaak-Shapiro

Jewish Family Services


Richard Lash, CPA

Walthall CPA’s


Nancy Myers, PHD

Summa Health Systems.


Karen Paull, PHD
Cleveland Hearing & Speech Center




Emeritus Members


Robert Edelstein

Robert Edelstein, Attorney at Law


Howard Edelstein

Edelstein Financial


Bruce Hartzmark

Hartzmark Group, Oppenheimer & Co


Paul Levin*

Mousab Tabbaa, MD

Northshore Gastroenterology & Endoscopy Centers


Chapter Medical Advisory Committee (CMAC)

Dr. Sharon L Stein, Co-chair, University Hospital

Dr. Jean-Paul Achkar, Cleveland Clinic

Dr. Reema Gulati, MetroHealth

Dr. Jeffrey A. Katz, University Hospital

Dr. Barbra Kaplan, Cleveland Clinic

Dr. Jeremy Lipman, Cleveland Clinic

Dr. Jessica Philpott, Cleveland Clinic

Dr. Ganesh R. Veerappan,  Digestive Health Center – Akron

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