Our Team

Our professional staff may be reached at (216) 696-3525 unless otherwise noted during regular CMBA business hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Our team is listed in alphabetical order.


Carrie Allen

Carrie Allen
Legal Coordinator
(216) 539-5973
callen@clemetrobar.org
Jackie Baraona

Jackie Baraona
Graphic Designer & Bar Journal Editor
(216) 539-5719
jbaraona@clemetrobar.org
Susan Beech

Susan Beech
Conference Center Manager
(216) 539-5974
sbeech@clemetrobar.org
Kari L. Burns

Kari L. Burns
Director of CLE & Assistant Bar Counsel
(216) 539-5970
kburns@clemetrobar.org


Kandann Coleman
Program & Development Assistant
(216) 539-3729
kcoleman@clemetrobar.org



Brennan Donnellan
Marketing & Communications Director
(216) 539-3713
bdonnellan@clemetrobar.org
Melanie M. Farrell

Melanie M. Farrell
Director of Board & Leadership Development
(216) 539-3711
mfarrell@clemetrobar.org
Mary C. Groth

Mary C. Groth
Director of Member & Donor Engagement
(216) 539-5975
mgroth@clemetrobar.org
Dairian Heard


Dairian Heard
Front Desk Coordinator
(216) 696-3525
dheard@clemetrobar.org

Nestor Hernandez

Nestor Hernandez
Junior Accountant
(216) 539-3707
nhernandez@clemetrobar.org
Lucy Jackso


Lucy Jackson
CLE & Facility Planning Coordinator
(216) 696-3700
ljackson@clemetrobar.org

Tasha Johnson

Tasha Johnson
Administrative & Special Events Coordinator
(216) 539-3735
tjohnson@clemetrobar.org
Rebecca Ruppert McMahon

Rebecca Ruppert McMahon
Chief Executive Officer
(216) 539-3710
rmcmahon@clemetrobar.org
David Mechenbier

David Mechenbier
Director of Finance & Operations
(216) 539-3720
dmechenbier@clemetrobar.org
Michael Mullally


Michael Mullally

(216) 539-3714
mmullally@clemetrobar.org
Kathleen Donovan Onders


Kathleen Donovan Onders
Manager, Lawyer Referral Service 
(216) 539-5979
konders@clemetrobar.org
 Jessica L. Paine

Jessica L. Paine
Director of Community Programs
(216) 539-5982
jpaine@clemetrobar.org
 Madeline Poll

Madeline Poll
Membership Coordinator
(216) 539-3702
mpoll@clemetrobar.org
 Heather M. Zirke Heather M. Zirke
Bar Counsel
(216) 539-5971
hzirke@clemetrobar.org