Kathy Golden

Chief Technology Officer, OEConnection (OEC)

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TJ Johnson

President & CEO, Tra’Bian Enterprises


​ TJ Johnson is the President and CEO of Tra’Bian Enterprises, LLC an Information Technology Solutions Firm, that provides exceptional Staff Augmentation, iCloud, Content Management and AI solutions.TJ received a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science/Pre-Law from Ohio University. With Graduate course work in International Relations & Soviet Union Politics from The Ohio State University.


TJ brings a wealth of experience from her previous experience with the Governor’s Office, Ohio Environmental Protection Agency and Ohio Attorney General’s Office. Community service is her passion; her volunteerism includes, the American Red Cross, Disaster Action Team and MidOhio Foodbank. She founded, Progress Hilliard a grassroots organization that focuses on political awareness and  community service. And the Western Lakes Civic Association, to create activities and events that unite our neighbors and improve our community.


 

Aneta Ardelian Kuzma

SVP, Digital Acquisition and Portfolio Management, Key Bank 


​Aneta is Senior Vice President, leader of Digital Acquisition and Portfolio Management at KeyBank. She is responsible for Key's overall digital acquisition and digital engagement efforts, data and web analytics, digital NPS and operational effectiveness. Aneta joined KeyBank as a Management Associate in 1997 and has served in multiple roles throughout her KeyBank career, including the branch network, Key’s branch expansion program, front-line Reward and Recognition, sales recognition programs and event planning, leadership of Key’s external website, email channels and internal communications, strategic program management and Digital Banking. She is dedicated to building rich, genuine relationships with clients and colleagues based on trust, integrity and authenticity.


Aneta is a life-long learner and passionate about continued education. Aneta holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in English Literature from Miami University of Ohio, a Masters of Business Administration from the Weatherhead School of Management at Case Western Reserve University and a 2018 graduate from CBA Executive Banking School.
Aneta has many varied interests but most of all loves spending time with her husband Dorel and their daughters, Isabella and Alexandra. With both daughters at college, they are new empty nesters and filling their free time with travel, impromptu gatherings with friends and binging on Netflix shows. After practicing yoga for 20 years, Aneta became a certified yoga teacher in 2017 and enjoys giving back to the community by teaching pro-bono for the staff of a local non-profit organization.  



 

Mel McGee

CEO & Founder, We Can Code It


Founder and CEO of We Can Code IT, Crain's Cleveland 2014 Woman of Note, Tech Czar / Cleveland.com Top Ten Tech Evangelist in 2017, and software engineer and architect with over 20 years of professional experience, Mel McGee has worked with clients like Tyco International, DeLorean Motor company, and hundreds of others to develop software. Her programming experience translated to the classroom nearly as soon as she began coding.


An experienced educator, she has taught computer science and engineering subjects to kids, teens, and adults at We Can Code IT, colleges, and overseas. Mel's knowledge of over 20 programming languages allows her to adapt curriculum to students in a variety of ways. As a certified Scrum master and a Gestalt trained facilitator, Mel's interests in collaborative work are woven throughout We Can Code IT's culture and classroom experience.


Her love for sharing her creative computing techniques has not gone unnoticed. Her innovative early wearable computer was featured in Howard Rheingold's book Smart Mobs. Her web development expertise was featured in books like Curt Harler's Beyond the Browser. She has been featured on NPR, publications like Motor World, Crain's Cleveland Business, Cleveland's Plain Dealer, and many more. Her artificial intelligence bots, Zoe-bot and Skeletor-bot, have been entertaining the masses online and at community events since the early 2000s. She continues to enjoy innovating with artificial intelligence.


She has a daughter who is learning how to program, and two dogs who follow her everywhere they possibly can.


 

Nancy Matijasich

CEO, ​Manifest Solutions Corp.



Nancy Matijasich founded and operates Manifest Solutions, an IT consulting firm providing a full range of services, including Staffing, Education and Support. She has worked in the IT field for 30 years gaining first-hand experience of the industry and utilizing that knowledge and skill to cultivate and grow a kitchen table idea into a flourishing organization. Her “work hard and have fun” motto built an energetic and determined team of master craftsmen who enjoy growing in their skills while enjoying their work environment.


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Ursula Cottone

Chief Data Officer at Huntington Bank


Ursula is Senior Chief Data Officer, at Huntington.