Board of Trustees


  • Mark A. Reder
  • CPA – Chair
  • Toilynn O’Neal (Saint Ursula Academy Alumnae)
  • Interim Executive Director


  • Cynthia L. Ballard
  • Lynwood L. Battle, Jr.
  • J.C. Battle & Sons Funeral Home
  • Rev. Dr. Colenthia H. Hunter
  • Retired, Director of Guidance Services  Cincinnati Public Schools
  • Rev. Donald E. Jones
  • Pastor, Greater New Hope Missionary Baptist Church
  • Lisa K. Mitchell
  • President, Central Higher Education Sales Region  Sallie Mae
  • Janice B. Walker, Ph. D.
  • Dean, Xavier University College of Arts & Sciences
  • Roland D. WEST
  • President/CEO, Roland D. West & Associates
  • Charles Whitehead
  • Retired President, Ashland Inc. Foundation
  • Solomon Wilcots
  • Game Analyst, NFL on CBS
  • Paula Sherman
  • YMCA of Greater Cincinnati City Core Executive Director
  • Sean Rugless
  • President and C.E.O. for the African American Chamber of Greater Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky
  • Stephanie Schuckman
  • University of Cincinnati Senior Training Specialist for the Student
  •  Rev. Paul Booth Jr.  (Cincinnati Hills Christian Academy Alumni)
  • CEO Momentum Restaurants Inc.
  • Dr. Eric Jackson
  • Northern Kentucky University, Associate Professor of History and Director of the Black Studies Program
  • Morgan Angelique Owens (Summit Country Day Alumnae)
  • TriHealth, Digital Editor Marketing Communications
  • Jason Dunn 
  • Greater Cincinnati, Director of Multicultural Affairs & Community Development Markets
  • Chris Candelaresi
  • President, Plan Your Way Foundation
  • Sherry L. Whitlock
  • CEO The Principle Group, LLC
  • Sam Schottenstein
  • President of Scholar Compass

Ex- Officio Trustees

  • T. Randall Brunk
  • Headmaster, Cincinnati Hills Christian Academy
  • Christopher Garten
  • Head of School, The Seven Hills School
  • Robert P. Macrae, Ed. D.
  • Headmaster, Cincinnati Country Day School
  • Craig Maliborski
  • Principal, St. Ursula Academy
  • Terry Tyrrell
  • Principal, St. Xavier High School
  • Sharon L. Redmond
  • President, Ursuline Academy
  • Richard V. Wilson
  • Head of School, The Summit Country Day School

Trustee Emertus

  • Mary B. Stewart
  • Retired, Past President Planned Parent Association


School Testimonials

  • QCF provides an invaluable service in our community, pairing families who seek access to opportunities a school education can provide...

    Christopher P. Garten. Head of School – The Seven Hills School
  • QCF provides independent schools with a support system in our endeavors to identify qualified high school students.  

    Frances Romweber, Former Principal – St. Ursula Academy
  • QCF and  Summit Country Day  share a common goal, which is to bring young people reflective of our great and diverse city into our dynamic school.  

    Gerard M. Jellig, Former Head of School – Summit Country Day
  • Queen City Foundation connects Cincinnati's independant and private schools with talented minority students from across the city.  

    Dr. Robert P. Macrae, Head of School – Cincinnati Country Day School
  • QCF has been an enormous help to Cincinnati Hills Christian Academy in building a diverse community amongst its student body.  

    T. Randall Brunk, Head of School – Cincinnati Hills Christian Academy
  • Schools strive to provide an  education for our students, and we are thrilled that QCF students contribute to and benefit from that experience.  

    David Mueller, Principal – St. Xavier High School