Leadership

2021-2022 Executive Board

Myla Cardona-Jones, President

Myla Cardona-Jones is a Professor and  Coordinator in the Law and Public Safety Department at Sinclair Community College. She also serves as the Site Administrator for the Law & Leadership Institute in Cincinnati, a 4-year nonprofit leadership and legal education program providing resources and opportunities to inner-city youth. Myla holds Bachelors degrees in chemistry and in applied management as well as an Associates degree in Paralegal Studies. She also has a Juris Doctorate from Salmon P. Chase College of Law in Northern Kentucky.

Myla and her family started a domestic nonprofit in January 2018, 1Love LLC. They go out into the community and commit to kind acts and aim to tackle and address the many issues plaguing the Dayton community.  Myla also serves on the Board of Trustees for the National Multiple Sclerosis Society (Ohio Valley Chapter) and is their Community Engagement Chair. She serves as the Vice President on the Board of Directors for Agape For Youth, Inc.

Myla joined the Junior League in 2015. She started on the community council but quickly transitioned into membership and has served as membership outreach chair, and the roles of Membership VP-Elect and VP. Myla was the 2019 Sally Riffle Award for Innovative Leadership recipient for her innovative leadership and service in the community with a focus on diversity, strategic planning and education.

Myla has been married for 11 years and she and her husband have a 10-year old son. In her free time, she enjoys eating, coaching basketball, and traveling and most recently visited Havana, Cuba and Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Kelly Kempton, Community Vice President 

Kenna Goodrich, Communications Vice President

Heather Osborne, Interim Financial Development Vice President

Lauren Williams, Membership Vice President

Melissa Welker, Treasurer 

Sarah Alice Keiser, Recording Secretary

Erica Shaffer, Sustainer Representative

2021 – 2022 Strategic Planning Committee

Jocelin Dean, President-elect

Carly Hall, Community Vice President-elect

Rachel Jones, Communications Vice President-elect

Kailey Nolan, Financial Development Vice President-elect

Jennifer Baker, Membership Vice President-elect

Cassie Quinn, Treasurer-elect

 

2020-2021 President – Lindsay Maxam