About Team Neo
Our Team

Driven to succeed by our passion for the region.

Team NEO’s highly experienced staff and results-oriented culture drive us to find solutions that help businesses expand and create jobs in the Northeast Ohio Region.

Our Team

Leadership

Bill Koehler

William (Bill) Koehler

Chief Executive Officer 216-363-5420

Industry and Innovation

Steve Fritsch

Steve Fritsch

Vice President, Industry Advancement and Engagement 330-414-4676
Paul Boulier

Paul Boulier

Vice President, Industry and Innovation 216-363-5402
Mindy McLaughlin

Mindy McLaughlin

Managing Director, Global Business Development 216-363-5415
Sylvio Mecone

Sylvio Mecone

Senior Director, Business Development 216-363-5430
Swarna Solanky

Swarna Solanki

Director, Business Development, Healthcare 216-363-5435
Keri Zipay

Keri Zipay

Director, Business Development 216-363-5409
Alyssa Carpenter

Alyssa Carpenter

Director, Business Development 330-237-1211
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Mike Lalich

Director, Business Development, Technology 216-363-5426
Erica Fitzpatrick

Erica Fitzpatrick

Program Manager, Industry and Innovation 216-363-5412

Project Management, Site Strategies, and Talent

Christine Nelson

Christine Nelson

Vice President, Project Management, Site Strategies and Talent 216-363-5414
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Walt Good

Managing Director, Project Management 330-519-7205
Camille Billups

Camille Billups

Senior Director, Project Management 216-363-5434
Shawn Starling

Shawn Starlin

Senior Director, Project Management 330-988-2248
Stephen Caviness

Stephen Caviness

Director, Project Management 216-363-5410
Bryce Sylvester

Bryce Sylvester

Senior Director, Site Strategies 440-570-1916
Peter Zahirsky

Peter Zahirsky

Director, Site Strategies 216-363-5431
Erika Roitblat

Erika Roitblat-Bowers

Manager, Project Management and Site Strategies 216-363-5413
Michael Hart

Michael Hart

Manager, Regional Talent 216-363-5417

Dan Kennedy

Manager, Project Management 216-363-5423
Kathleen Meehan

Katie Meehan

Coordinator, Project Management 216-363-5418

Marketing, Communications, and Network Engagement

Mark Owens

Vice President of Marketing and Communications 216-363-5427
Nina Holliday

Nina Holliday

Senior Director, Public Relations 216-363-5428
Renee Ligon

Renee Ligon

Director, Partnerships and Engagement 216-363-5416
Christina Belcik

Christina Belcik

Manager, Brand Marketing 216-363-5421

Strategy and Research

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Jacob W. Duritsky

Vice President, Strategy and Research 216-363-5424

Julie Szeltner

Director, Talent Engagement 216-363-5411
Sondra Palivoda

Sondra Palivoda

Manager, Research 216-363-5406
Abigail Logar

Abigail Logar

Associate, Research 216-363-6889
Sarah Lentz

Sarah Lentz

Associate, Research 216-363-6893

Investor Relations

Dawn Southard

Dawn Southard

Vice President, Investor Relations 216-363-5425
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Juan Peña

Investor Relations Coordinator 216-363-5422

Finance and Administration

Laura Hudak

Laura Koballa Hudak

Vice President, Finance and Administration 216-363-5404
Jackie Fairbanks

Jackie Fairbanks

Director, Accounting 216-363-5432
Eileen McLaughlin

Eileen T. McLaughlin

Executive Assistant to CEO 216-363-5419