STC Board welcomes new members DeRose & Nowak

CLEVELAND – August 1, 2017 – The Senior Transportation Connection (STC) Board of Directors welcomed two new board members at its July meeting. Doug DeRose is Vice President/Chief Financial & Administrative Officer for the National Tooling & Machining Association. Dale A. Nowak Esq. is a partner at Buckingham, Doolittle & Burroughs, LLC. They join the leadership of the non-profit countywide paratransit provider and will serve three-year terms.

Doug DeRose is responsible for the management of accounting, human resources, events and the National Robotics League at National Tooling & Machining Association. He has been with the association for four years, with more than 20 years of financial and operations management experience. He brings expertise in strategic planning and organizational restructuring, budget and cash management, forecasting, financial analysis, tax exempt bond financing, benefits administration and systems conversions,

Previously, he was assistant director for Finance & Administration at The Dayton Art Institute; CFO of the PBA Tour and Vice President of Business Administration at Goodwill Industries, Akron. He is a member of American Society of Association Executives, Tri-C Experiential Learning Advisory Board and Cleveland Financial Executives Networking Group. Doug earned his B.S. in business administration at the University of Dayton. He and his wife Katie have three children, Nick, Carmen and Vinny.

 Dale A. Nowak is a partner with Buckingham, Doolittle & Burroughs, specializing Business Litigation, Employment Litigation and Workers’ Compensation. He specializes in representing small- to mid-size businesses throughout Ohio, with a focus upon prevention and dispute resolution. He has more than 30 years’ experience.

Dale earned his B.A. cum laude at Cleveland State University and his J.D. magna cum laude at Cleveland-Marshall College of Law. He a member of the Ohio Bar, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio, and a member of the Cleveland Metropolitan and Ohio State Bar associations.  He was a judicial clerk to the Ohio Eight District Court of Appeals, and an instructor at Cleveland-Marshall. He is a member of Holy Trinity Parish.

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Celebrating Connections Honors Gerald B. Chattman

STC honored board member Gerald B. Chattman, Esq. at its fourth fundraiser, Celebrating Connections. Jerry was honored for his commitment to coordinated, efficient and affordable transportation for seniors throughout Cuyahoga County. The Thursday, Oct. 4, 2018, event at Executive Caterers at Landerhaven featured a silent auction, raffle and dinner to raise funds to buy and maintain STC vehicles. The 200 guests raised enough to buy another fully-accessible bus for STC! His wife Winnie, daughter Elise Dayan and his friends Dale Nowak, Ed Weintraub and Steve Borstein entertained guests with stories about Jerry that highlighted his friendship, devotion to family, and charitable service. Accolades included proclamations from his home city of Pepper Pike. Thank you to our sponsors: Buckingham Doolittle & Burroughs, The Mt. Sinai Health Care Foundation and Western Reserve Area Agency on Aging. Generous contributors included Ron Braverman, Cleveland Clinic, and Millenia Restaurants. As a partner with Buckingham, Doolittle & Burroughs, LLC, Jerry chairs its Nonprofit & Foundation Practice Group, working on formation, governance, labor and litigation for major nonprofits. His distinguished legal career includes numerous awards for expertise in non-profit, labor relations, business and real estate transactions. Jerry joined the STC board in 2012 and served as treasurer from 2015-2018, guiding STC during its largest growth period since inception. Among other activities and honors, Jerry is President of the National Center for Nonprofit Enterprise. He is a board member for the Rape Crisis Center, Center for Prevention of Domestic Violence and the Cleveland Botanical Gardens. He is Board Vice President and Trustee at The Temple-Tifereth Israel. He has chaired both State of Ohio and Northern Region National Office of Volunteers of the March of Dimes; and is a Past President and a Life Trustee for Bellefaire. Jerry is pictured with his family (from left) Ron Braverman, Elise Dayan, Jerry, Winnie Chattman, Neela and Gregg Chattman.