Our Leaders & Partners

Mary Patton, Immediate Past Chair

Mary Patton is Senior Vice President in Corporate Banking with First Commonwealth Bank. Mary has over 30 years of experience within the Central Ohio community and is currently responsible in working closely with…. Read more.

Dr. L. Shon Burch, Executive Director

Dr. L. Shon Burch joined Resident Resources Network, Inc. as Executive Director in 2014. She has over 30 years of experience in developing, evaluating, and managing programs in educational and nonprofit settings… Read more.

Amy Driscoll, Treasurer

Amy is a native of Columbus, Ohio where she graduated from Columbus Public Schools, and went on to graduate with her Bachelor’s degree from Capital University, where she studied Accounting and Political Science… Read more.


Ramona Wheeler, Trustee

Ramona Wheeler has been with Alvis since October 2005 and currently serves as managing director of social enterprises. In her capacity, she creates small businesses, for which agency clients may work to gain sustainable…  Read more.

Itzia Johnson, Trustee

Itzia Johnson is a passionate leader in her community, and an education advocate for first time home buyers. She has a proven track record of success in the home lending industry. Her scope of business experience spans… Read more.

Bill Hinga, Trustee

Bill Hinga is Senior Consultant of Business Development at Wallick. Bill is responsible for developing and expanding Wallick’s partnerships in the affordable housing industry to create a community for Wallick… Read more.

Dick Roggenkamp, Trustee

Mr. Roggenkamp has served as the Director of Real Estate at The New Albany Company since 2015. In that role he is responsible for all aspects of the company’s real estate portfolio, including land acquisition, legal… Read more.

Kamran Ali, Trustee

Kamran is Vice President of the Transmission & Telecom Planning organization at American Electric Power (AEP). He has been employed by AEP since 2006… Read more.

John Banks, Sr., Trustee

John joined the Board of Resident Resources Network in 2023. He is a licensed Minister, Ordained Deacon, and Men’s Ministry Leader at Rhema Christian Center in Columbus, Ohio.  He brings 30 years… Read more.

Board Advisors

  • Mary Patton, First Commonwealth Bank
  • Steve Umana, Kegler Brown

Board Fellows

  • Matthew LErder, Moritz College of Law
  • Allyson Croxton, Moritz College of Law

Board Members with Lived Experience

  • Marilyn Strbling
  • Maria Bhen

Our Partners