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Founding CEO & President of National Veterans Museum & Memorial Announced Today

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega Founding CEO & President of National Veterans Museum & Memorial Announced Today

With the National Veterans Memorial and Museum (NVMM) nearing completion, the Columbus Downtown Development Corporation (CDDC) have announced who’ll lead as its founding CEO & President. Lieutenant General Michael Ferriter (U.S. Army, Retired) has been appointed and begins his position immediately. His duties include spreading awareness about the new museum, building the team that will […]

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The Confluence Cast: Irvine for Ohio

Tim Fulton Tim Fulton The Confluence Cast: Irvine for Ohio

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSometimes comedians make the best politicians. I sat down with Travis Irvine, Ohio’s libertarian gubernatorial candidate, for a live interview at the Columbus Podcast Festival, to talk about his rich and varied history running for political office, making fun of John Kasich, and his upcoming feature film, Killer Raccoons […]

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Writer & Cultural Critic Roxane Gay on Feminism, Intersectionality, Privilege

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega Writer & Cultural Critic Roxane Gay on Feminism, Intersectionality, Privilege

The Women’s Fund of Central Ohio threw their annual Keyholder event on Wednesday, May 16, featuring several local speakers as well as author and essayist Roxane Gay (Hunger, Bad Feminist) and actor/producer/writer Geena Davis (A League of Their Own, Thelma & Louise). Gay and Davis engaged in a candid conversation, covering everything from the first […]

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Charity Yoga Session to be Held in Honor of Bexley Student

Nancy Alkire Nancy Alkire Charity Yoga Session to be Held in Honor of Bexley Student

On Sunday, April 29, 2018 there is a very special yoga event to benefit the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society in support of Bexley High School student, Sari Goldson. The event takes place at the Bexley High School gym. Goldson was diagnosed with leukemia in the fall of 2017 and her strength through these health issues […]

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The Columbus Foundation Names Recipients of the 2018 Spirit of Columbus Award

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman The Columbus Foundation Names Recipients of the 2018 Spirit of Columbus Award

The Columbus Foundation has named the 10 recipients of the 2018 Spirit of Columbus Award, honoring leaders across the Columbus arts community. The announcement was made at a civic celebration held on April 17. The Spirit of Columbus Award recognizes individuals who have exhibited outstanding community spirit through their work and accomplishments. Each award recipient’s organization […]

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Women’s Fund of Central Ohio Announces New President and CEO

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Women’s Fund of Central Ohio Announces New President and CEO

The Women’s Fund of Central Ohio’s board of directors has announced Mary Cusick as its new president and CEO. She will begin her new role starting April 30, 2018. Cusick has a wide-ranging background that includes work in public, private, and nonprofit sectors. Most recently, she served as chief of TourismOhio for the State of […]

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Shadowbox Live Founder Stev Guyer Has Died

Walker Evans Walker Evans Shadowbox Live Founder Stev Guyer Has Died

Stev Guyer, best known as the founder of local theatrical group Shadowbox Live, passed away this morning at the age of 63. The arts group announced the news this afternoon, noting that Guyer had endured a long battle with cancer. Earlier this year, Guyer stepped away from his duties as CEO and President of the […]

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