Mount St. Joseph University

Mount St. Joseph University Welcomes Seven New Members to Board of Trustees

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By: Sasha Feldmann

File Under: administration, board of trustees



CINCINNATI, Ohio (August 28, 2018) -- The Board of Trustees at Mount St. Joseph University will soon welcome seven new members: S. Nancy Bramlage, SC, Jennifer Damiano, Lori Hallmark, Michael B. Mattingly, Jackie Reau, Ann Saluke, and Lisa Vannis.

The Mount's Board of Trustees is composed of 29 members representing a number of industries including finance, health care, marketing, law, and education.

Board Chairperson Jason Niehaus stated, “We’re excited to welcome these new members and all returning members to the Mount’s Board of Trustees. The Board’s efforts in guiding the committed work of Dr. Williams and his leadership team will help to ensure the Mount continues on a trajectory of growth and success in fulfilling its mission and its contributions to the Cincinnati community.”

The newest members of the Mount's Board will begin their service in September.

S. Nancy Bramlage, SC, earned a master’s degree in Religious Education from Boston University. Sister Bramlage most recently served as the director of mission and ministry at the Mount and is currently an active ministry volunteer.

Jennifer Damiano is a senior client advisor at PNC Wealth Management, where she delivers the resources of PNC to business owner clients. She graduated from Marquette University in Milwaukee.

Lori Hallmark is an assurance partner with PricewaterhouseCoopers and has more than 15 years of experience in public accounting. She is a graduate of the University of Dayton and also serves as a member of UD’s Accounting Department Advisory Board.

Michael B. Mattingly earned his Juris Doctorate at the University of Notre Dame. After serving as an officer in the United States Army, he joined Dinsmore and Shohl, LLP, as a labor and employment defense attorney.

Jackie Reau is the CEO of Game Day Communications as well as an adjunct professor at the University of Cincinnati and Xavier University. She holds a graduate degree from Ohio University and a certification in non-profit management from Harvard Business School.

Ann Saluke earned her undergraduate degree from Mount St. Joseph University and her graduate degree from the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine. She worked as a community pediatrician with Anderson Hills Pediatrics for more than 30 years.

Lisa Vannis is a partner in the audit and assurance services practice of Deloitte & Touche LLP in Cincinnati and has more than 15 years of experience in accounting and auditing. She holds an MBA from the University of Dayton and is a certified public accountant.

“All of us at Mount St. Joseph University are on a mission to give education a greater purpose,” said President H. James Williams, Ph.D., “With the expertise and dedication of our Board members, we are poised for another fruitful year of acting on that mission and continuing to design the Mount's bright future."

About the Mount

Mount St. Joseph University is a Catholic institution grounded in the spiritual values and vision of its founders, the Sisters of Charity. Located on the west side of Cincinnati in Delhi Township, the Mount is dedicated to students’ success and well-being, emphasizing values, integrity, and social responsibility. The Mount was founded in 1920 as one of the only women’s colleges in the eastern United States at the time. Today the University educates a diverse coeducational population of more than 2,000 undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral students. Nearly 99 percent of those who earn a degree from the Mount are employed, enrolled in graduate studies, or volunteering within six months of graduation.