Greg Skaljac - Chairperson
Dan Bender - Vice Chairperson
Eric Schirch - Secretary
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Charter Review Commission Members
Jill has been a resident of Brecksville for over 10 years and has 3 children in the Brecksville Broadview Heights City School District, all of whom are active in sports, school and church activities. Jill has served and held various positions within the school/parent organizations in the community. She has an Accounting Degree and Masters of Business Administration from John Carroll University. Jill started her career as an external auditor and has worked in Leadership in Financial Planning & Analysis area for a global business consulting firm for the last 16 years.
Eric has been a resident of Brecksville for about 55 years. He grew up in Brecksville and has raised his family here. He was an account executive with two major pharmaceutical firms, and has experience as a landlord and condo association president.
Stephanie has been a Brecksville resident for a combined time of about 30 years. She was a 2001 graduate of Brecksville-Broadview Heights High School, a 2005 graduate of Miami of Ohio, and a 2008 graduate of Case Western Reserve University, School of Law. She is currently a commercial real estate attorney and she and her husband, Brian, have two wonderful kids.
Greg Skaljac –
Greg has been a resident of Brecksville for a collective 35 years. He is a 1991 BBHHS graduate and 1995 Miami University graduate in Political Science, who is now a local insurance agency owner. Greg served on the Brecksville Planning Commission, Board of Zoning Appeals, Recreation Commission, and as a member of Brecksville City Council from 2006 through 2017 where he served on all committees of Council and as the Vice-President and President of Council.
Jessica has been a resident of Brecksville for 3 years, although born and raised in NE Ohio. She is a Registered Nurse, practicing for over 12 years in both bedside and administrative roles. She obtained her BSN from Case Western Reserve University and her MSN from Kent State University. She is a member of multiple professional nursing organizations, is lean six sigma green belt certified, and has served on the Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing Alumni Association Board. Jessica and her husband are a certified foster home through Cuyahoga County and enjoy serving the community in a variety of capacities.
Daniel Bender –
Dan has been a Brecksville resident for 37 years. He is a Brecksville-Broadview Heights graduate from the class of 1999. He holds a Master of Business Administration, and is currently working in the banking industry. Dan has been married to his wife for 8 years and they have 4 children. He has been involved in many City activities and serves on the St. Basil Finance Council.
Michael Berlin –
Michael has been a resident of Brecksville for 18 years. He is a life-long Ohio resident and graduate of Youngstown State University. Michael is an entrepreneurial business owner, husband, and father of two. He and his family enjoy traveling and are active in the local community, schools, and with the recreation and sports programs.
Theresa Lesh –
Theresa has been a resident of Brecksville for a collective 30 years. She is a graduate of Kenyon College with a degree in Modern Foreign Languages. She is currently a Managing Director of a performing arts non-profit, overseeing day-to-day operations, marketing, graphic design, development, and events. Her husband is a teacher at the high school, and they have two amazing rescue dogs.
Denise Gawlik –
Denise has been a resident of Brecksville for 15 years. She has been married to her husband for 17 years and they have two children. Denise is an attorney, writer, and community advocate. Denise is very active in the Brecksville-Broadview Heights School District, primarily in leadership and fundraising roles. She is also a Board Member of the Kiwanis Club in Brecksville. Denise loves to run, travel, and spend time with family and friends.
Rob Holub – Alternate Member
Rob has been a resident of Brecksville for 6 years, and is a lifelong northeast Ohio resident. Rob moved to Brecksville with his wife and daughter. He is a Certified Financial Planner® and a Chartered Financial Analyst®, and is currently employed as a Chief Investment Strategist at a local, independent wealth management firm in Shaker Heights.