President – David Borreson
David has lived in College Hill since the spring of 2016 with his wife and four wonderful children. He grew up in Georgia, went to college in Louisville and then moved to the Greater Cincinnati area in 2010. After living in Northern Kentucky and then Westwood for a couple years, he and his family settled here in College Hill. Professionally, David is the General Manager of a distribution center for a commercial furniture company (Global Furniture). He became active in College Hill Forum community council in 2021 through consulting and assisting the Ad Hoc By Laws Committee with the latest revisions to the College Hill Forum By Laws. David was elected President the following year, taking office in May 2022.
Vice President – Jacquelyn McCray
Jacquelyn is a proud College Hill resident. She is a professional planner with extensive experience helping local governments create strategic plans and community visions, analyze organization workflows, and develop performance measures. Her expertise includes process improvement and reengineering of local government development review processes and procedures. She will be an exciting addition to the College Hill Community Council team beginning in May 2022.
Secretary – Cathy McLeod
Cathy McLeod is a long-time resident of College Hill owning a 130+ year old home on Hamilton Avenue with her husband Donn Goebel. She is a retired IT people and project manager. Since retirement, she devotes her time to local volunteering, home maintenance and competitive walking. Cathy served as Membership Committee Chair in 2021 and was elected Secretary the following year, taking office in May 2022.
Treasurer – Karen Hartman
Mother of 3, grandmother of 3
College Hill resident since 1970
CPA since 1993
Owner of Hartman & Ehrmantraut CPA’s located at 5836 Hamilton Ave.
Treasurer of four neighborhood organizations: College Hill Forum, College Hill Business Association, College Hill Gardeners and College Hill Historical Society
President Emerita – Phyllis Slusher
Phyllis Slusher has been involved in the College Hill Forum for more than 16 years as Secretary, Vice President and President. She served as College Hill Forum Board President for twelve years (since 2010) and looks forward to the new incoming leadership team in May 2022. She was a Board Member and Marketing Committee Chair for Dress for Success Cincinnati. She is a member of the CHCURC Advisory Board and a former Board Member of Llanfair Living retirement community in College Hill. Phyllis is a native Cincinnatian and a 40+ year resident of College Hill. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Journalism from Ohio University in Athens. Her long career has been spent in Marketing and Advertising at major department stores in Chicago and Cincinnati and as Sr. Vice President of Corporate Communications with U. S. Bank.