FirstEnergyAll-American Soap Box Derby Countdown

Soap Box Derby® Board of Directors:

Gregg Mervis, Chair
President & CEO, Akron/Summit Convention & Visitors Bureau and John S. Knight Center

Mark D. Mroczynski, Vice Chair
Executive Director, Transmission Reliability Enhancement Projects, FirstEnergy

Alan Brubaker,
Treasurer
Summit County Engineer

Danyelle Sweitzer, Secretary
Human Resources Director, GPD Group 

E.J. Brinson
Special Project Executive, Entrepreneur

Michael Callahan
Senior Partner of Callahan, Greeven, Riley & Sinn, L.L.C.

Bob Knapp
Retired Senior Vice President Signet Jewelers; Senior Advisor Patina Solutions Mentor Bank

Jolene Lane
Vice President for Inclusion and Equity, Chief Diversity Officer, Title IX Coordinator, The University of Akron

Chris Ludle
Deputy Director of Public Service, City of Akron

Guy Pipitone
Retired Senior Vice President, FirstEnergy 

Dominic Rizzo
Vice President and General Sales Manager, Rubber City Radio Group 

Michele Tomer
Attorney

Dr. Don Visco
Dean of the College of Engineering and a Professor of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, The University of Akron

Honorary Board Members

Bobby Cooper
Former Chair - Racing Commission

Jack Engelke
Hindin/Owen/Engelke, Inc.

William J. Ginter
Principal, Akron Legacy Group

Brian Graham
Former Chair - Rally Commission

Paul Jackson
Partner, Roetzel & Andress

Bill Lowery
Retired President, Annaco

Bobby Nickoli
Derby Volunteer

Marty Sullivan
Chair - Regional Directors

Kevin Thomas
VP, AAA Akron Auto Club

Bob Troyer
Public Relations Consultant

Thomas Welsh
Retired Senior VP, FirstEnergy