Board of Directors

The ADM Board of Directors is comprised of 14 Summit County resident volunteers who provide leadership in policy formation and fund allocation.

Our board members serve as representatives of the Summit County community through appointments made by two appointing authorities. The Summit County Executive appoints eight of the Board positions. The Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services (OhioMHAS), a consolidation of the former Department of Mental Health (ODMH) and Department of Alcohol and Drug Addiction Services (ODADAS), appoints six positions. Members are appointed for a four year term, and may be reappointed for a second four year term.

Board of Directors


County of Summit ADM Board of Directors

  • Joseph P. Saporito, Board Chair
  • Deanna Horrigan, Board Vice Chair 
  • John M. Williams, Board Secretary
  • Lucas M. Blower
  • Vivianne Whalen Duffrin
  • Elizabeth A. England
  • Daniel R. Flowers
  • Peter Goheen
  • Rene√© L. Greene
  • Russell T. Ham
  • Todd M. Ivan, M.D.
  • Kathlin McCann
  • Melissa Mellinger
  • Andr√© Thornton, Jr.

The Board accepts applications from interested community members on an ongoing basis and current vacancies (if any) are listed below. 

Board Application Form

Board Resource Materials

Meeting Minutes

Agenda for September 26, 2017, Regular Monthly Board of Directors' Meeting available here.   

Please direct all correspondence to Board Members in care of:

County of Summit ADM Board
1867 W. Market St., Suite B2
Akron, OH 44313


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