Board of Directors

Board of Directors 


VP of Certification- Open (
VP of Community Outreach - Open (
VP of Administration - Open (

President - Michele OReilly - Great American Custom (
Michele O'Reilly is currently a Business Systems Analyst at Great American Custom.  She has worked for Great American for over 15yrs, and is currently serving as a BSA for the Great American Custom team.  At Great American, Michele worked on projects involving workflow and process analysis, source application requirements and design, warehouse requirements and design.  Michele is currently heading up a new Production Support intiative at Great American. Michele holds a BSBA degree from the Xavier University and a Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP®) designation. 

VP of Finance - Chris Reagor- Great American Insurance(

VP of Professional Development - Cathy Krist- Cincinnati Financial (

Cathy is currently a Business Analyst at Cincinnati Financial.  She has experiences across many industries and across roles.
Cathy is a graduate of the University of Akron with a BS in Computer Science and holds a Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP®) designation.

VP of Marketing and Communication - Marsha Lewis - Great American Insurance(
Marsha Lewis is currently a Lead Business Analyst at Great American Insurance.  She has worked for Great American for over 28 years.  Marsha has spent 12 years as an Application Developer and the remainder as a Business Analyst in multiple capacities.  Marsha currently works for the Financial Services Division overseeing requirements and testing for new development and support of the Underwriter Desktop, Financial Service, Reporting Mart, and Cognos reporting.  Marsha is an alum of the University of Cincinnati.

VP of Membership - Christi Hughes -Cincinnati Financial (  Christi Hughes is a Business Analyst at the Cincinnati Insurance Companies.  She has focused a majority of her professional experience in a variety of process improvement and process enhancement efforts.  Christi holds two advanced professional designations through Toastmasters and is currently working on her Associate of Insurance (AINS).

Director-At-Large - Julie Jordan - Great American Insurance  (
Julie has worked for Great American Insurance for 25 years.  She currrently serves as a BA Supervisor and Product Owner for the Financial Data warehouse.  She holds several professional designations including Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP®) ; Associate in Claims (AIC) and Associate in General Insurance (AINS)

Director at Large - Jeannette Brown - Optimum Performance Solutions LLC (
I have spent four decades in the IT industry and most recently have spent the last eleven years as a business analyst and data analyst. My roles through the years have included consultant, trainer, instructional designer, developer, project manager, data modeler, and QA lead.  These roles span several industries, including manufacturing, banking and finance, education, retail, and health care. I have over 20 years of experience developing and delivering customized training programs for businesses.  I was a pioneer in developing blended learning programs that led to improved pass-rates on industry certification exams (Oracle DBA certification and Microsoft Office User Specialist). I also presented at two national conferences on how to design blended learning curriculum.


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