Bright Star Books       




Nancy Baxter: Bright Star Books' President of the Board and Business

Executive Resource Planning Project Leader for Kaman Fluid Power





Iriel Hopkins: Bright Star Books' Vice President of the Board and System

Director for Community Relations and Diversity at Summa Health





Dr. Aimee Budnik: Bright Star Books' Board Secretary and

the Pathways HUB Director at Community Action Akron Summit





Paige Giannetti: Paige enjoyed her career as a vice president of research and development at Kraft, The Coca-Cola Company, and GOJO Industries Inc.





Dr. Matthew Deevers: Bright Star Books' newest Board Member

and the Senior Research Associate at Summit Education Initiative






Dr. Christin Seher:Co-founder of Bright Star Books, an Associate

Professor of Practice, and Co-Director of the Center for Experiential

Learning and Civic Engagement at the University of Akron



Board of Directors                     2018 - 2019

William Needleman, Bright Star Books' Community Organizer, has experience in Columbus's non-profit scene