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 Middle Market clients. She has a diverse background which… Read more.

Tawana Williams, Vice-Chair

Since the age of twelve Tawanna’s roots have been deeply planted in education. Tawanna was born and raised in Columbus, Ohio, and graduated from Columbus City Schools. After high school, Tawanna attended Ohio Dominican University… 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 25 years of experience in developing, evaluating, and managing programs in educational and nonprofit settings, as well as a passion for serving diverse populations… 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. Ms. Driscoll is currently the Chief Financial Officer… 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 employment, and entrepreneurial skills and opportunities…  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 over 18 years ranging as a housing counselor, community home… Read more.

Nexus Chapman, Trustee

Nexus Chapman joined Resident Resources Network, Inc. as a board member in April of 2021. As an experienced housing Case Manager for the YMCA Rapid Rehousing program since 2017, Nexus has worked to help well over 100 Individuals experiencing homelessness to find and maintain… 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 to work within. Hinga joined the company in July 2013. Previously he was… Read more.

Board Advisors

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

Board Fellow

Gregory Seymour, OSU Moritz College of Law


Our Partners