Board of Directors
Bob Luther, Board President
AFLAC Sales Associate
Office: (513) 563.2199
Fax: (513) 769.5123
Bob Luther represents AFLAC, the number one provider of voluntary supplemental health insurance benefits and services to small and large businesses as well as to individuals. He started his career with Aflac in 1999 as a Sales Associate and has during this time won many different awards for bringing in new business accounts, production and for providing great service for his clients and customers.
He and his family reside in Evendale. They have been here for over fourteen years and enjoy the many benefits of being a resident in the Evendale community. His children swam for the Evendale Swim Team and were a part of many of the Championship Teams. Bob serves on several different committees within the Village of Evendale. He has been a member of the Evendale Chamber since 2000 and has served as a Board Member since 2001. As a Board Member, one of his most rewarding pursuits is to serve as chairman of the Philanthropy Committee.
Jim Maly, General Member
M. Rosenthal Co., Controller & Sales Representative
Office: (513) 563.0081
Jim has been active in the Chamber since 2004 and believes active participation is an excellent resource for establishing and maintaining relationships with fellow business people and community leaders. He is a past president and is currently active in the Chamber’s Membership Committee.
Jim is both the controller and a sales representative for The M. Rosenthal Printing Company. He’s been involved in the printing and paper industries with various local companies for most of his career and is also active in the local chapter of the Printing Industries Association. He is a graduate of Xavier University, with a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics as well as an MBA with a concentration in Accounting. Jim and his wife, Joanne, are residents of Cincinnati and have 4 adult children.
Dave Elmer, Village Representative
Village of Evendale, Assistant to the Mayor
Office: (513) 563-2244
David Elmer is the Administrative Assistant to the Mayor for the Village of Evendale. He is a graduate of Northern Kentucky University with a Master’s Degree in Public Administration and currently serves as an Adjunct Professor for the MPA program. David has been a local government Administrator for 10 of his 18-year public service career. He is also a graduate of the Clermont 20/20 leadership program and the Xavier University public leadership certificate program. He enjoys small volunteer roles for several local organizations including the Pray-Hope-Believe Foundation, Chipping Away at Parkinson’s Disease, and the Cincinnati United Soccer Club. David looks forward to helping the Chamber and local businesses achieve their goals.
Stiney Vonderhaar, General Member
Stiney Investments, President
Office: (513) 563-0808
Village of Evendale Police Department (currently retired
Stiney Investments (rental property)
Current Committees, Boards and Volunteer Posts
Evendale Cultural Arts Commission, Evendale Historical Commission, President
Hamilton County Storm Water Management Board Member
Intercommunity Cable Regulatory Commission, Board Member
Mill Creek Water Shed Committee, Hamilton County Municipal League Executive Director, St. Rita School for the Deaf, Mary and Joseph Society Board
Gorman Heritage Farm Board Member, Phi Lambda Pi Adult Volunteer (Evendale Youth Group), Village of Evendale Precinct Executive/Ward Chair
Ron Chambers, General Member
Legal Shield , Executive Director Business Solutions
Ron Chambers has been with LegalShield for more than 17 years. He has served as the Vice President of Group Marketing for the State of Ohio from 2011-2016 and is currently a B2B Field Trainer. He travels throughout the state and country working with Benefits Brokers, Insurance Agents, HR Directors and Benefits Specialists to implement LegalShield as one of their benefit offerings.
Ron also works as a trusted advisor with small business owners, companies, colleges, school districts, municipalities and associations to help them reduce employee stress and absenteeism which leads to increased productivity and profits. Ron educates his clients about the many types of identity theft and how to protect the business and its employees.
David Schmitt, General Member
Groundwork Cincinnati–Mill Creek and Mill Creek Watershed Council of Communities, Executive Director
I bring my passion for the outdoors and my experience in Biology, Forestry and Environmental Law to my position as Executive Director of the Mill Creek Watershed Council of Communities and Groundwork Cincinnati–Mill Creek. I pride myself on being a practical environmentalist who strives to find “win – win” solutions focusing on both environmental protection/conservation, as well as economic growth. I firmly believe that the two do not have to be mutually exclusive.
Tricia Watts, General Member
Gorman Heritage Farm, Executive Director
Tricia Watts is the Executive Director of Gorman Heritage Farm. After graduating from Eastern Kentucky University with a Bachelor of Science in Psychology, Tricia worked in the financial industry before moving home to Hazard, Kentucky to work in and eventually manage her family business. When the family business was sold in 2008, she was able to dedicate herself professionally to making the world a better place.
In addition to serving on the Evendale Chamber of Commerce Board, Tricia currently volunteers with and serves on the Board of Directors at the Emergency Shelter of Northern Kentucky and also volunteers at Parish Kitchen. Tricia resides in Park Hills, Kentucky with her husband/best friend/massage therapist Jim, and their three fur babies. They love to cook, hike, travel and see live music.
Susanne Tulloss, MPA
The HealthCare Connection, Director of Development
Susanne has been with The HealthCare Connection since November of 2016 and enjoys working in a position where she can make a difference. Prior to joining THCC, she was the Membership Development Director for the Greater Hamilton Chamber of Commerce for 14 years. Susanne received her BA in Sociology from the University of Cincinnati and her Masters of Public Administration from Northern Kentucky University. Her responsibilities include fundraising, coordinating events, marketing, and business development.
In additional to serving on the Evendale Chamber Board, Susanne volunteers with the Princeton Music Boosters and Softball Boosters and the Evendale Swim Team. Susanne has been a resident of Evendale for over 20 years and resides with her husband Scott, their two teenage children, Adam and Amanda and their cats, Ginger and Daisy.